Urban Assembly Gateway School for Technology (02M507)

439 West 49Th Street, Manhattan, NY 10019, Manhattan
Phone: 212-246-1041
Email: admissions@uagateway.org
Hours: 08:00am - 02:50pm
School Website: https://www.theuagway.org/
NYCDOE Website: https://www.myschools.nyc/en/schools/high-school/42069
Quality Snapshot: https://tools.nycenet.edu/snapshot/2022/02M507/HS/
Subway: 1, 2, 3, 7, A, S to 42nd St; B, D to 7th Av; C, E to 50th St; N, Q, R to 49th St
Bus: BxM2, M10, M104, M11, M12, M20, M31, M34A-SBS, M42, M50, M57, M7, SIM22, SIM25, SIM26, SIM30, SIM8, SIM8X
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About

The mission of the Urban Assembly Gateway School for Technology is to engage our students through inventive problem-solving that integrates technology with the habits of mind that prepare them for college and careers. Our students are prepared as creative and analytical producers of technology with an authoritative understanding of their role and influence in the digital age. Graduates will be both college and career-ready, prepared in Digital Design & Animation, Information Technology & Systems, or Software Engineering. Creative and connected teaching and learning with our award-winning staff takes place in a tech-rich environment with fully operational tech labs, and laptops.

Academic Highlights: CTE program(s): Computer Repair & Networking, Digital Design and Animation, Software Engineering Pilot, Freshmen and Senior Seminar to support transitionary years.

Other Features: Career and Technical Education (CTE), College Trips, Community Service Expected, Extended Day, Internship Expected, Internships Available, Online Grading System, Orientation, Program(s) with 2 GE Applicants Per Seat, Program(s) with 2 SWD Applicants Per Seat, Program(s) with 3+ GE Applicants Per Seat, Saturday Programs, Student Parent Orientation, Summer Bridge, Summer Internships, Summer Orientation, Weekend Programs

School Features:

  • School whose primary location is co-located with another school

AP Courses, Languages & Sports
AP Courses
Algebra II (Advanced Math), AP Calculus AB, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Psychology, AP United States History, Chemistry (Advanced Science), Physics (Advanced Science)
Languages Offered
Spanish
Diploma Endorsements
Math, CTE
Boys PSAL Sports
Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Handball, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Table Tennis, Volleyball
Girls PSAL Sports
Basketball, Flag Football, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Softball, Volleyball
Other Sports
Badminton, Fitness Club, Running Club, Table Tennis
Activities
Music Club, Gamer Haven, Unity Club, Creative Writing, Art Club, Paint Club, Smash Bros, Dungeons & Dragons, Anime, Yearbook, Volleyball Club, Knitting, Volunteer Club, Restorative Justice, Pokemon Go, Fitness Club, Opening Act, Chess, Yoga, TikTok, Music Production, Board Game club, and anything you want to start!
Programs
UA Gateway(A23A)
Computer Science & Technology

Digital Design & Animation, Information Technology & Systems, Software Engineering.

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
425
452
    Grade 12 Students
99
117
    Grade 11 Students
105
105
    Grade 10 Students
109
112
    Grade 9 Students
112
118
Graduation %
97
98
College %
84
85
UA Gateway (A23A)
GE Applicants / Seats:
SWD Applicants / Seats:

235 / 85 (2.76)
54 / 23 (2.35)
Offers - Waitlist
Survey Summary & Data (2022-23)
Student Responses - 94% responded
Academic Rigor 
  81.14%
Academic Engagement 
  72.50%
Safety 
  82.67%
Bully Prevention 
  77.88%
Inclusivity 
  91.60%
Mental Support 
  81.90%
Environment 
  79.55%
Post-School Support 
  88.33%
Teacher Responses - 78% responded
Academic Rigor 
  66.00%
School Satisfaction 
  69.83%
Student Behavior 
  58.56%
Student Support 
  81.73%
School Leadership 
  69.00%
Instructional Clarity 
  64.80%
Instructional Development 
  77.12%
Post-School Support 
  92.25%
Family Responses - 47% responded
Education 
  95.00%
Teacher Support 
  91.83%
Safety 
  95.67%
School Community 
  86.78%
School Leadership 
  96.64%
Post-School Support 
  93.00%

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. %
  91.80%
Avg. CC Regents Score
  62
Avg. Non-CC Regents Score
  56
College Aptitude
CCPC Index
  88.30%
Avg. SAT Math Score
  469
Avg. SAT Read/Write Score
  481
Postsecondary
2-Year College 8.10%
4-Year College 63.90%
Unknown 28.00%

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 82.40%
Female 17.60%
English Language Learners:
  4.50%
Students with IEPs:
  27.50%
Economic Need Index:
  71.60%
Student Ethnicity:
Asian 6.10%
Black 20.00%
Hispanic 60.70%
White 10.60%
Other 2.60%
Teacher Ethnicity:
Asian 15.80%
Black 13.20%
Hispanic 21.10%
White 47.40%
Other 2.50%
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