Manhattan Village Academy (02M439)

43 West 22 Street, Manhattan, NY 10010, Manhattan
Phone: 212-242-8752
Email: AdmissionsMVA@gmail.com
Hours: 8:15am - 2:40pm
Principal: Christina White
School Website: https://manhattanvillageacademy.org/
NYCDOE Website: https://www.myschools.nyc/en/schools/high-school/39077
Quality Snapshot: https://tools.nycenet.edu/snapshot/2022/02M439/HS/
Subway: 1 to 18th St; 2, 3, L to 14th St; 4, 5, 6, Q to Union Square; F, M to 23rd St; N, R to 28th St
Bus: BM1, BM2, BM3, BM4, BxM10, BxM11, BxM18, BxM3, BxM4, BxM6, BxM7, BxM8, BxM9, M1, M101, M102, M103, M14A-SBS, M14D-SBS, M2, M20, M23-SBS, M3, M5, M55, M7, Q32, QM21, SIM10, SIM11, SIM1C, SIM3, SIM31, SIM33, SIM33C, SIM3C, SIM4C, SIM6, SIM7, SIM9, X27, X28, X37, X38, X63, X64, X68
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Program Details
Manhattan Village Academy (M94A)
Humanities & Interdisciplinary

Rigorous core curriculum based on the equivalent of five years of Math, four-five years of Science, five-six years of English, and five-six years of History. The curriculum consists of two strands: Regents-based and Portfolio/Performance-Based Assessments. All students are expected to choose and enroll in our extensive menu of 17 AP courses.

Method:
Requirement:
Students are admitted based on their course grades
Priority:
  • (Group 1) Open to New York City residents
Student & Admissions Statistics
School Year
2022-23
2021-22
Total Students Across All Grades
430
421
    Grade 12 Students
122
119
    Grade 11 Students
115
114
    Grade 10 Students
96
111
    Grade 9 Students
97
77
Avg. Class Size
21.2
Complaints / Suspensions
<5 / 0
5 / 7
Attendance %
93%
93%
Graduation %
97%
100%
College %
89%
96%
Manhattan Village Academy (M94A)
GE Applicants / Seats:
SWD Applicants / Seats:

1,439 / 78 (18.45)
102 / 22 (4.64)
Offers - Waitlist
About the School

Manhattan Village Academy provides an affirming, rigorous, joyful and collaborative learning environment where students of all cultures, abilities and identities can prepare for success upon graduation and beyond. Our foundation in the 5 R’s (Reason, Respect, Responsibility, Rights, and Relationships) empowers our students to become agents of change.

Academic Highlights: Instrumental Music, Nine Regents Exams required for graduation, Performance-Based Portfolio Assessments, Four Years of Lab-Based Science, Honors Courses, Four-Year College Guidance Plan, Rock the Wall St., SAT Prep, Saturday Academy, PM School, College Trips for 10th and 11th graders, New York University (NYU) Preview, CUNY College Now, Opportunity Network, Sponsors for Educational Opportunity (SEO), Let's Get Ready, Advanced Regents Diploma, AP and elective courses available

Other Features: 10th Grade Seats Available, College Trips, Online Grading System, Program(s) with 3+ GE Applicants Per Seat, Program(s) with 3+ SWD Applicants Per Seat, Student Parent Orientation, Uniform

School Features:

  • Offers 10th Grade Seats

AP Courses, Languages & Sports
AP Courses
Algebra II (Advanced Math), AP Biology, AP Calculus BC, AP Computer Science Principles, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Macroeconomics, AP Psychology, AP Spanish Language and Culture, AP Statistics, AP United States History, AP World History: Modern, Calculus (Advanced Math), Chemistry (Advanced Science), Comp Sci/Math Tech (College Course [Credited]), Math (College Course [Uncredited]), Physics (Advanced Science), World Languages (Advanced World Languages)
Diploma Endorsements
Math, Science
Boys PSAL Sports
Baseball, Basketball, Soccer
Girls PSAL Sports
Basketball, Soccer, Softball
Other Sports
Cheerleading, Martial Arts, Table Tennis, Volleyball
Activities
Art Club, Architecture Club, Anime Club, Book Club, Bring Change to Mind, Crafts Club, Creative Writing Club, Film Club, Fraternity, MVA Band, MVA Senior Class Fundraising Committee, National Honor Society, PM School & Saturday Academy, Spirit Week, Student Ambassadors, Student Council, Video Game Club, Yearbook Committee
Electives
Survey Summary & Data (2022-23)
Student Responses - 46% responded
Academic Rigor 
  80.71%
Academic Engagement 
  69.33%
Safety 
  88.44%
Bully Prevention 
  82.13%
Inclusivity 
  93.30%
Mental Support 
  77.90%
Environment 
  74.09%
Post-School Support 
  79.00%
Teacher Responses - 81% responded
Academic Rigor 
  60.00%
School Satisfaction 
  63.33%
Student Behavior 
  66.44%
Student Support 
  78.87%
School Leadership 
  71.93%
Instructional Clarity 
  63.60%
Instructional Development 
  72.65%
Post-School Support 
  91.25%
Family Responses - 30% responded
Education 
  87.50%
Teacher Support 
  80.67%
Safety 
  93.67%
School Community 
  82.89%
School Leadership 
  91.00%
Post-School Support 
  87.50%

Note: Yellow bars indicate city-wide averages for the associated category

View Full NYC DOE Survey Results:

This data was gathered from the NYC DOE's yearly school surveys: https://infohub.nyced.org/reports/students-and-schools/school-quality/nyc-school-survey

Academic Summary & Data (2022-23)
Academic Proficiency
4-Year Grad. %
  99.20%
Avg. CC Regents Score
  75
Avg. Non-CC Regents Score
  67
College Aptitude
CCPC Index
  94.60%
Avg. SAT Math Score
  539
Avg. SAT Read/Write Score
  531
Postsecondary
2-Year College 2.50%
4-Year College 88.60%
Unknown 8.90%

View Full Academic Data:

This data was gathered from the NYC DOE's yearly quality reports: https://infohub.nyced.org/reports/students-and-schools/school-quality/school-quality-reports-and-resources

School Demographics (2022-23)
Student Population:
Male 45.10%
Female 54.90%
English Language Learners:
  2.80%
Students with IEPs:
  20.90%
Economic Need Index: 
  63.00%
Student Ethnicity:
Asian 14.90%
Black 14.90%
Hispanic 56.50%
White 12.10%
Other 1.60%
Teacher Ethnicity:
White 63.30%
Other 36.70%
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