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Susan E Wagner High School

Susan E Wagner High School is a coeducational public school for students in grades 9 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

Susan E Wagner High School says

Susan E. Wagner High School offers students 15 unique courses of study called learning centers. Each learning center has an assigned coordinator, guidance counselor and assistant principal, all working together to provide a nourishing environment and academic support services. In addition to our academic programs, our wide range of extracurricular and cocurricular activities help to develop well-rounded, socially conscious, respectful citizens who are prepared to enter college or the work force.

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Curriculum

Scholars' Academy, Law & Politics Institute, Academy of Finance, Air Force Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps (AFJROTC), Music, Visual Arts, Theater, Media Arts, Sports Management, Leadership Academy, Academy of the Sciences, Academy of Language and Culture, Exploration Academy, Vocational Preparatory

Programs

The Academy of Finance is an interdisciplinary program combining economic and business courses with real hands-on working experience.

Program Specialization: Business

Available Seats in Freshmen Class: 34

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

The Air Force Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps (JROTC) program is designed to foster a sense of leadership and self-discipline in students.

Program Specialization: JROTC

Available Seats in Freshmen Class: 34

Admission Method: Educational option

The Institute is designed to use the study of law as a thematic base for developing skills.

Program Specialization: Law & Government

Available Seats in Freshmen Class: 68

Admission Method: Screened

Required Grades For Incoming Students

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

Instrumental courses for beginning and experienced students including: symphonic, jazz, concert, intermediate, beginning and marching bands; beginning and advanced guitar, and beginning piano. Students of all levels have the opportunity to perform in the chorus, SING, and the spring musical.

Program Specialization: Performing Arts

Available Seats in Freshmen Class: 40

Admission Method: Audition

The goal of the Scholars’ Academy is to provide students of outstanding ability and potential with an enriched program which emphasizes inquiry, critical thinking and research skills.

Program Specialization: Humanities and Interdisciplinary

Available Seats in Freshmen Class: 136

Admission Method: Screened

Required Grades For Incoming Students

  • Math: 90-100
  • Science: 90-100
  • Social Studies: 90-100
  • English: 90-100

A comprehensive program of study which includes all aspects of theater. Courses include: acting, stage design, musical theater, directing and playwriting. In addition to the annual spring musical, students may showcase their talents in SING, holiday and spring shows and dramatic theater productions.

Program Specialization: Performing Arts

Available Seats in Freshmen Class: 34

Admission Method: Audition

In addition to basic and major art courses, we offer special courses in fashion design, computer graphic design, photography, and portfolio creation. Students are pushed to reach their potential through the creation of original work.

Program Specialization: Visual Art & Design

Available Seats in Freshmen Class: 15

Admission Method: Audition

Academic Comprehensive Program

Program Specialization: Zoned

Admission Method: Zoned

Transportation

Buses: S54, S57, S61

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 Staten Island students or residents
  • Then to New York City residents
  • For Zoned program only: priority to students who live in the zoned area

Important Dates

Regular Application Deadline: December 2

Academics

Academics

78% of students graduate from Susan E Wagner High School

Test Scores

1388 Average score for the SAT Composite

Test Section Average Score
SAT Math 474
SAT Verbal 455
SAT Writing 459

NYC Report Card

B
Environment
A
Progress
A
Performance
A
Overall Score
A
College and Career Readiness
  • AP Biology
  • AP Calculus AB
  • AP Chemistry
  • AP English Language and Composition
  • AP English Literature and Composition
  • AP French Language and Culture
  • AP United States Government and Politics
  • AP Human Geography
  • AP Spanish Language and Culture
  • AP Statistics
  • AP United States History
  • AP World History
  • French
  • Italian
  • Latin
  • Spanish

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 3,230
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
9 862
10 826
11 740
12 681
Ungraded 121

Susan E Wagner High School's relatively variable 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 Susan E Wagner High School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 22 : 1
Gender 51% Male / 49% Female
Socioeconomic Diversity

52% of students qualify for a free or reduced price school lunch at Susan E Wagner High School.

Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 49%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0%
Multi-racial 0%
Hispanic/Latino 24%
Black or African American 11%
Asian 14%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Bullying

There were 92 incidents of bullying last year at Susan E Wagner High School, which equals 0.0291 incidents per student.

Extracurriculars

Anime Club, Art Club, Asian-American Club, Broadway Trips, Celtic Society, Christian Club, Debate Team, Drama Performances, Federal Reserve Challenge, Filipino Club, Financial Literacy Certification, Girl Up Club, Hellenistic Greek Club, Holiday and Spring Concerts and Art Shows, International Festival, International Trips, Jewish Culture Club, Key Club, Latin Fair, Library Media Center, Marching Band Parades, Math Team, Mock Trial, National Honor Society, Paid Internships, Rotary Club, Scholars' Fair, Shakespeare Monologue Contest, SING, Spring Musical, Stock Market Challenge, Student Government, Student Newspaper, Yearbook
  • Art Club
  • Band
  • Debate
  • Drama Club
  • Honor Society
  • Math Team
  • Mock Trial
  • Student Government
  • Student Newspaper
  • Yearbook
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Bowling
  • Cross Country
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Handball
  • Indoor Track
  • Outdoor Track
  • Soccer
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling
  • Basketball
  • Bowling
  • Cross Country
  • Golf
  • Gymnastics
  • Handball
  • Indoor Track
  • Lacrosse
  • Outdoor Track
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
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