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Medgar Evers College Preparatory School

Medgar Evers College Preparatory School 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
92
Climate
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Outcomes
Institution Type: Public Setting: Urban

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Overview

Overview

Medgar Evers College Preparatory School says

Students are immersed in academically challenging study with requirements that include four years of English/language arts, mathematics, science, and technology, and three years of second language courses. Students must also complete at least one Advanced Placement course in each of the following disciplines: English/language arts, mathematics, science and the social sciences. Additionally, students are expected to sit for the College Board examinations related to each Advanced Placement course taken. Enrollment in credit-bearing college courses and research internships at Medgar Evers College, City University of New York, begins in the 10th grade and students may earn up to 11 college credits each semester, beginning in the 11th grade. Student creativity, character development and social responsibility are cultivated through individualized guidance and college advisement, athletics, clubs, fine and performing arts events, community service and mentorships.

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Curriculum

Technology, EXCEL/Honors, Science Research, Leadership Academy, Pre-Med Mentoring, Early College Smart Scholars Program, College Now, Robotics

Programs

Students must complete a research project for submission to a major science competition and take Advanced Placement and/or undergraduate courses in science and research.

Program Specialization: Science and Math

Available Seats in Freshmen Class: 125

Admission Method: Screened

Required Grades For Incoming Students

  • Math: 80-100
  • Science: 80-100
  • Social Studies: 80-100
  • English: 80-100

Three years of computer science or information technology leading to A+/and or Networking Certification; internship required. Excel Program leads to Dual Enrollment at Medgar Evers College.

Program Specialization: Computer Science & Technology

Available Seats in Freshmen Class: 108

Admission Method: Screened

Entrance Requirements: Review of Attendance & Punctuality

Required Grades For Incoming Students

  • Math: 80-100
  • Science: 80-100
  • Social Studies: 80-100
  • English: 80-100

Transportation

Buses: B43, B44, B45, B49

Trains: 4, S to Franklin Av - Botanic Garden; 3 to Nostrand Av; 2, 5 to President St

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

92% of students graduate from Medgar Evers College Preparatory School

Test Scores

1436 Average score for the SAT Composite

Test Section Average Score
SAT Math 481
SAT Verbal 476
SAT Writing 479

NYC Report Card

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

Awards

Medgar Evers College Preparatory School received a Silver award from US News in 2013.

  • AP Biology
  • AP Calculus AB
  • AP Calculus BC
  • AP Chemistry
  • AP Chinese Language and Culture
  • AP Computer Science A
  • AP English Language and Composition
  • AP English Literature and Composition
  • AP Environmental Science
  • AP French Language and Culture
  • AP United States Government and Politics
  • AP Human Geography
  • AP Physics B
  • AP Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism
  • AP Physics C: Mechanics
  • AP Spanish Language and Culture
  • AP Statistics
  • AP United States History
  • AP World History
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Chinese (Mandarin)

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 1,101
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
6 88
7 71
8 79
9 238
10 242
11 214
12 169

Medgar Evers College Preparatory School'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 Medgar Evers College Preparatory School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 23 : 1
Gender 42% Male / 58% Female
Socioeconomic Diversity

65% of students qualify for a free or reduced price school lunch at Medgar Evers College Preparatory School.

Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0%
Hispanic/Latino 3%
Black or African American 96%
Asian 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Bullying

There were 11 incidents of bullying last year at Medgar Evers College Preparatory School, which equals 0.0106 incidents per student.

Extracurriculars

After-school Tutoring, Art, Fine and Visual Arts (Ceramics, Drawing, Painting, Sculpture), Art History, Cheerleading, Vocal Music (Concert Choir, Chorus), Fine and Performing Arts (Dance, Drama), Journalism, Instrumental Music, Marching Band, Math, Mentor, Mock Trial, Music, National Honor Society, Photography, Poetry, SAT Prep, Saturday Academy, Science, Step Team, Student Government, Table Tennis, Tennis, Travel
  • Art Club
  • Band
  • Cheerleading
  • Dance Club
  • Dance Team
  • Drama Club
  • Honor Society
  • Math Team
  • Mock Trial
  • Photography Club
  • Student Government
  • Basketball
  • Bowling
  • Cross Country
  • Indoor Track
  • Outdoor Track
  • Swimming
  • Volleyball
  • Basketball
  • Cross Country
  • Indoor Track
  • Outdoor Track
  • Swimming
  • Volleyball
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