Orchard Collegiate Academy (01M292)

220 Henry Street, Manhattan, NY 10002, Manhattan
Phone: 212-406-9411
Email: jdiaz@orchardcollegiateacademy.org
Hours: 8:25am - 2:45pm
School Website: https://hs292.district1nyc.com/
NYCDOE Website: https://www.myschools.nyc/en/schools/high-school/43563
Quality Snapshot: https://tools.nycenet.edu/snapshot/2022/01M292/HS/
Subway: F to East Broadway; J, M, Z to Essex St
Bus: B39, M14A-SBS, M14D-SBS, M15, M15-SBS, M21, M22, M9, X37, X38
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About

Orchard Collegiate Academy (OCA) is a supportive, high-quality community school with a focus on college and career readiness. At OCA, our mission is to educate the whole child, exposing them to an array of academic and extracurricular opportunities including music and arts classes, AP classes, leadership roles. Our school partners with the Henry Street Settlement to provide additional college prep, arts programming, social-emotional support, and resources/referrals for the entire family. Students benefit from a full-time college counselor who provides one-on-one counseling and trips to all students. Our partnership with the Abrons Arts Center allows students to enroll in world-class performing arts classes, such as Drama, Music, and Dance.

Other Features: College Trips, Community School, Extended Day Program, Health Center, Online Grading System, Orientation, Program(s) with 1 GE Applicant Per Seat, Program(s) with 2 SWD Applicants Per Seat, Summer Internships, Summer Orientation, Weekend Programs

School Features:

  • Offers 10th Grade Seats
  • School whose primary location is co-located with another school

AP Courses, Languages & Sports
AP Courses
Algebra II (Advanced Math), AP Biology, AP English Literature and Composition, AP United States History, Calculus (Advanced Math), Chemistry (Advanced Science), World Languages (Advanced World Languages)
Languages Offered
Spanish
Boys PSAL Sports
Volleyball
Girls PSAL Sports
Volleyball
Programs
Orchard Collegiate Academy(M46X)
Humanities & Interdisciplinary

Method:
Requirement:
Ed. Opt. programs admit students across all academic levels. Students are grouped into Low, Middle, and High categories based on a composite of their academic data. One-third of offers are made to students in each category.
Priority:
  • (Group 1) Priority to Manhattan students or residents
  • (Group 2) Then to New York City residents
Student & Admissions Statistics
School Year
2022-23
2021-22
Total Students Across All Grades
269
290
    Grade 12 Students
49
66
    Grade 11 Students
85
54
    Grade 10 Students
74
91
    Grade 9 Students
61
79
Graduation %
95
94
College %
51
68
Orchard Collegiate Academy (M46X)
GE Applicants / Seats:
SWD Applicants / Seats:

61 / 71 (0.86)
34 / 19 (1.79)
Offers - Waitlist
Survey Summary & Data (2022-23)
Student Responses - 84% responded
Academic Rigor 
  77.71%
Academic Engagement 
  67.08%
Safety 
  86.11%
Bully Prevention 
  79.00%
Inclusivity 
  90.40%
Mental Support 
  76.00%
Environment 
  75.55%
Post-School Support 
  83.00%
Teacher Responses - 80% responded
Academic Rigor 
  82.67%
School Satisfaction 
  90.00%
Student Behavior 
  68.00%
Student Support 
  86.20%
School Leadership 
  93.00%
Instructional Clarity 
  90.40%
Instructional Development 
  90.18%
Post-School Support 
  97.63%
Family Responses - 27% responded
Education 
  77.63%
Teacher Support 
  79.17%
Safety 
  94.00%
School Community 
  85.67%
School Leadership 
  92.64%
Post-School Support 
  85.00%

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

View Full NYC DOE Survey Results:

More information about NYC DOE surveys can be found here: https://www.schools.nyc.gov/about-us/reports/school-quality/nyc-school-survey

Academic Summary & Data (2022-23)
Academic Proficiency
4-Year Grad. %
  90.90%
Avg. CC Regents Score
  67
Avg. Non-CC Regents Score
  61
College Aptitude
CCPC Index
  31.80%
Avg. SAT Math Score
  435
Avg. SAT Read/Write Score
  474
Postsecondary
2-Year College 20.00%
4-Year College 55.00%
Vocational Program 1.70%
Unknown 23.30%

View Full Academic Data:

This data was gathered from the NYC DOE's yearly quality reports. More information can be found here: https://www.schools.nyc.gov/about-us/reports/school-quality

Information on NYS Regents exams can be found here: https://www.nysed.gov/state-assessment/high-school-regents-examinations

School Demographics (2022-23)
Student Population:
Male 53.20%
Female 46.80%
English Language Learners:
  6.30%
Students with IEPs:
  25.30%
Economic Need Index:
  86.60%
Student Ethnicity:
Asian 16.40%
Black 20.80%
Hispanic 55.80%
White 4.10%
Other 2.90%
Teacher Ethnicity:
Asian 20.00%
White 48.00%
Other 32.00%
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