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A Philip Randolph Campus High School

A Philip Randolph Campus 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

A Philip Randolph Campus High School says

The mission of A. Philip Randolph Campus High School (APRCHS) is to provide the highest quality education to public high school students in order to provide them with the skills and experiences necessary to prepare them to succeed in our nation's top competitive colleges and universities. APRCHS provides its students with the opportunity to pursue academic excellence by participating in advanced courses of study in our medical, engineering, and humanities academies. Students in the academies are expected to complete rigorous coursework in their respective fields that will better prepare them for their collegiate experiences in these areas. Students who distinguish themselves in their coursework have the opportunity to enroll in free college courses through The City College of New York (CCNY) and Touro Colleges, participate in special programs such as the Gateway Pre-med Honor Society, and apply for internships. APRCHS offers a wide range of extracurricular and athletic activities to broaden and engage our students outside of the classroom. Our after-school activities range from activities such as musical and arts productions to exciting Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) activities such as the FIRST Robotics Competition. APRCHS offers a full range of PSAL- endorsed sports such as Varsity baseball, basketball, track, lacrosse, soccer, swimming, volleyball, and wrestling.

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Programs

Liberal arts curriculum. Electives are offered in all subject areas, including technology.

Program Specialization: Humanities and Interdisciplinary

Available Seats in Freshmen Class: 82

Admission Method: Educational option

Entrance Requirements: Review of Attendance & Punctuality

The Academy of Engineering offers students the opportunity to explore careers in Engineering. Students enrolled in the Academy of Engineering take courses as part of the national Project Lead the Way (PLTW) curriculum which is taught at America’s top secondary schools for engineering. More information about the PLTW program can be found at www.pltw.org.

Program Specialization: Engineering

Available Seats in Freshmen Class: 100

Admission Method: Screened

Required Grades For Incoming Students

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

The Academy of Medicine offers students the opportunity to explore careers in the health professions. Students enrolled in the Academy of Medicine take courses such as Introduction to Health Careers, Anatomy and Physiology, Sports Medicine, and Science Research. Students enrolled in the Academy of Medicine are also offered the opportunity to apply for membership in the prestigious Gateway to Medicine honors program through CCNY which offers several exclusive college preparatory, internships, and enrichment experiences. Students in the Gateway program are also offered exclusive enrichment opportunities with the Sophie Davis School of Medicine located within CCNY.

Program Specialization: Health Professions

Available Seats in Freshmen Class: 160

Admission Method: Screened

Required Grades For Incoming Students

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

The Academy of the Humanities offers students the opportunity to explore the liberal arts as they prepare for entry to a competitive college or university. Students enrolled in the Academy of the Humanities take courses such as Introduction to the Humanities, Multicultural Studies, The language of argument, reading and writing New York, Dystopian Novels, AP US History, AP English Composition, and AP English Literature.

Program Specialization: Humanities and Interdisciplinary

Available Seats in Freshmen Class: 82

Admission Method: Screened

Required Grades For Incoming Students

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

Transportation

Buses: BX15, BX19, BX33, M10, M100, M101, M104, M11, M2, M3, M4, M5

Trains: A, D to 125th St; B, C to 135th St; 1 to 137th St - City College

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

  • Open to New York City residents

Important Dates

Regular Application Deadline: December 2

Academics

Academics

77% of students graduate from A Philip Randolph Campus High School

Test Scores

1309 Average score for the SAT Composite

Test Section Average Score
SAT Math 456
SAT Verbal 430
SAT Writing 423

NYC Report Card

F
Environment
D
Progress
F
Performance
D
Overall Score
C
College and Career Readiness

Awards

A Philip Randolph Campus High School received a Silver award from US News in 2013.

  • AP Biology
  • AP Calculus AB
  • AP Computer Science A
  • AP Macroeconomics
  • AP English Language and Composition
  • AP English Literature and Composition
  • AP Physics B
  • AP Psychology
  • AP Spanish Language and Culture
  • AP Spanish Literature and Culture
  • AP United States History
  • AP World History

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 1,279
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
9 291
10 376
11 319
12 251
Ungraded 42

A Philip Randolph Campus High 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 A Philip Randolph Campus High School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 26 : 1
Gender 50% Male / 50% Female
Socioeconomic Diversity

76% of students qualify for a free or reduced price school lunch at A Philip Randolph Campus High School.

Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 1%
Hispanic/Latino 62%
Black or African American 33%
Asian 4%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Bullying

There were 45 incidents of bullying last year at A Philip Randolph Campus High School, which equals 0.0301 incidents per student.

Extracurriculars

National Honor Society, National Society for Black Engineers (NSBE), College for Every Student (CFES), College and Career Preparatory Institute (CCPI), Gateway to Medicine, Debate Team, Peer Mediation Program, Student Government
  • Debate
  • Honor Society
  • Student Government
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Bowling
  • Cross Country
  • Indoor Track
  • Lacrosse
  • Outdoor Track
  • Soccer
  • Swimming
  • Volleyball
  • Basketball
  • Bowling
  • Cross Country
  • Indoor Track
  • Lacrosse
  • Outdoor Track
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
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