The High School of American Studies at Lehman College Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#32
College Readiness Index
95.7
Math Proficiency
3.7
English Proficiency
3.9
Student/Teacher Ratio
15:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 377 Students
  • 24 Teachers

The High School of American Studies at Lehman College
2925 GOULDEN AVE
BRONX, NY 10468

Phone: (718) 329-2144

District: New York City Public Schools

Overview

The High School of American Studies (HSAS) at Lehman College specializes in American history. In addition to history, the High School of American Studies at Lehman College offers Advanced Placement courses in English, calculus and chemistry. To supplement in-class learning, HSAS students travel to historical sites and attend seminars with guest speakers. Juniors and seniors at HSAS can enroll in courses at Lehman College, and all students are encouraged to embark on individual research projects.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#32
State Rank
#1
Magnet Rank
#11

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 377
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 46%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 28%
Full-Time Teachers 24

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 100%
Proficient in Math 100%
College Readiness Index 95.7

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School No
Magnet School Yes
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 405
Total Students 304,334
Proficient in English (district average) 87%
Proficient in Math (district average) 83%
College Readiness (district average) 21.9

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