Heritage School, The (04M680)

1680 Lexington Avenue, Manhattan, NY 10029, Manhattan
Phone: 212-828-2858
Email: ARodriguez21@schools.nyc.gov
Hours: 8:25am - 3:05pm
School Website: https://www.theheritageschoolnyc.com/
NYCDOE Website: https://www.myschools.nyc/en/schools/high-school/40926
Quality Snapshot: https://tools.nycenet.edu/snapshot/2022/04M680/HS/
Subway: 6 to 103rd St
Bus: BxM1, BxM11, BxM2, BxM3, BxM4, M1, M101, M102, M103, M106, M15, M15-SBS, M2, M3, M4, M96, M98
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About

The Heritage School, founded in 1996, is a partnership between the New York City Department of Education and Teachers College, Columbia University. We are a small learning community that fosters the development of respectful citizens and leaders who possess the academic and social skills as well as the habits of mind to be successful in higher education and the world beyond. In addition to our comprehensive curriculum, The Heritage School is fortunate to be in a building and neighborhood that is immersed in culture, community, and pride.

Other Features: 10th Grade Seats Available, College Trips, Community School, Multi-Session School, Program(s) with 1 GE Applicant Per Seat, Program(s) with 1 SWD Applicant Per Seat, Uniform

School Features:

  • Offers 10th Grade Seats
  • Diversity in Admissions (DIA): Priority to District 4 residents eligible for free or reduced price lunch for 43% of seats

AP Courses, Languages & Sports
AP Courses
Algebra II (Advanced Math), AP English Literature and Composition, AP Spanish Language and Culture, AP United States History, Physics (Advanced Science), Social Studies (College Course [Uncredited]), World Languages (Advanced World Languages)
Languages Offered
Spanish
Boys PSAL Sports
Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Football, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Volleyball, Wrestling
Girls PSAL Sports
Basketball, Flag Football, Golf, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Softball, Volleyball
Activities
Financial Literacy, Monroe College partner school, Electrical/Plumbing/OSHA/C+/Carpentry/Nursing certifications
Programs
The Heritage School(M97A)
Health Professions

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) Open to New York City residents
DIA Admissions:
  • Applicants who are residents of District 4 and eligible for free or reduced price lunch will be considered first for 43% of seats.
  • For the remaining 57% of seats, all students will be considered.
Student & Admissions Statistics
School Year
2022-23
2021-22
Total Students Across All Grades
319
314
    Grade 12 Students
80
78
    Grade 11 Students
63
80
    Grade 10 Students
76
66
    Grade 9 Students
100
90
Graduation %
92
75
College %
50
65
The Heritage School (M97A)
GE Applicants / Seats:
DIA Seats:
Non-DIA Seats:
SWD Applicants / Seats:

63 / 63 (1.00)
27
36
20 / 17 (1.18)
Offers - Waitlist
Survey Summary & Data (2022-23)
Student Responses - 88% responded
Academic Rigor 
  64.14%
Academic Engagement 
  54.75%
Safety 
  67.44%
Bully Prevention 
  62.13%
Inclusivity 
  78.80%
Mental Support 
  66.00%
Environment 
  65.55%
Post-School Support 
  73.11%
Teacher Responses - 100% responded
Academic Rigor 
  79.00%
School Satisfaction 
  80.67%
Student Behavior 
  46.33%
Student Support 
  84.27%
School Leadership 
  83.87%
Instructional Clarity 
  73.00%
Instructional Development 
  82.00%
Post-School Support 
  89.88%
Family Responses - 70% responded
Education 
  90.63%
Teacher Support 
  89.50%
Safety 
  92.00%
School Community 
  85.33%
School Leadership 
  92.18%
Post-School Support 
  89.50%

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. %
  83.10%
Avg. CC Regents Score
  43
Avg. Non-CC Regents Score
  37
College Aptitude
CCPC Index
  40.10%
Avg. SAT Math Score
  403
Avg. SAT Read/Write Score
  424
Postsecondary
2-Year College 25.30%
4-Year College 33.30%
Other Postsecondary 2.70%
Unknown 38.70%

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 57.40%
Female 42.60%
English Language Learners:
  5.60%
Students with IEPs:
  26.60%
Economic Need Index:
  89.80%
Student Ethnicity:
Asian 1.60%
Black 27.30%
Hispanic 65.50%
White 2.20%
Other 3.40%
Teacher Ethnicity:
White 68.20%
Other 31.80%
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