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Hostos Lincoln Academy of Science

Hostos Lincoln Academy of Science is a coeducational public school for students in grades 6 through 12.

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Education Quality
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Cost Of Living
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Climate
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Outcomes
Institution Type: Public Setting: Urban

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Overview

Overview

Hostos Lincoln Academy of Science says

We are an early college secondary school whose students attend college courses on the campus of Hostos Community College. Our school is a collaboration between the Department of Education and the City University of New York. Our students are expected to graduate with a Regents diploma granted by the Department of Education and an Associate Degree from Hostos Community College.

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Curriculum

College Classes at Hostos Community College, Liberty Partnership, After-school and Weekend Tutorials, Internships

Program Overview

Program Specialization: Health Professions

Available Seats in Freshmen Class: 81

Admission Method: Screened

Entrance Requirements: Writing Sample

Required Grades

  • Math: 75-100
  • Science: 75-100
  • Social Studies: 75-100
  • English: 75-100

Transportation

Buses: BX15, BX17, BX19, BX2, BX21, BX4, BX41, BX55

Trains: 6 to E 149th St - St Mary's St; 2, 5 to Jackson Av

Finance

Finance

Public schools are supported through local, state, and federal funding, and do not charge tuition to students who attend them.

Admissions

Admissions

Admission Priorities

  • Priority to continuing 8th graders
  • Then to New York City residents

Important Dates

Regular Application Deadline: December 2

Academics

Academics

94% of students graduate from Hostos Lincoln Academy of Science

Test Scores

1257 Average score for the SAT Composite

Test Section Average Score
SAT Math 426
SAT Verbal 420
SAT Writing 411

NYC Report Card

C
Environment
C
Progress
A
Performance
B
Overall Score
A
College and Career Readiness

Awards

Hostos Lincoln Academy of Science received a Silver award from US News in 2013.

  • AP Calculus AB
  • AP English Language and Composition
  • AP English Literature and Composition
  • AP Spanish Language and Culture
  • AP Statistics

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 538
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
6 59
7 77
8 85
9 76
10 89
11 77
12 75

Hostos Lincoln Academy of Science's relatively even enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing Hostos Lincoln Academy of Science's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 18 : 1
Gender 45% Male / 55% Female
Socioeconomic Diversity

71% of students qualify for a free or reduced price school lunch at Hostos Lincoln Academy of Science.

Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0%
Hispanic/Latino 73%
Black or African American 24%
Asian 2%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Bullying

There were 4 incidents of bullying last year at Hostos Lincoln Academy of Science, which equals 0.0067 incidents per student.

Extracurriculars

Chess, Science Club (SMART Team), Dance, Drama, Guitar, Drums, Piano, Rock Band, Literary Magazine, National Honor Society, Newspaper, Peer Council, Student Government, Yearbook
  • Art Club
  • Band
  • Chess Club
  • Dance Club
  • Dance Team
  • Drama Club
  • Honor Society
  • Literary Magazine
  • Student Government
  • Student Newspaper
  • Yearbook
  • Volleyball
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