Academy Of American Studies

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2801 41st Ave

Long Island City, NY 11101

(718) 361-8786

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 867

Students Per Teacher: 17

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88 Parent Reviews for Academy Of American Studies

I was a student at the Academy of American studies until sophomore year.The school spirit is strong and also the school has so many events through the year. There are indeed some students which are trouble makers but all schools has its flaws. But mostly all of the students there are great. You can have ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 02/13/14

teachers are tough graders and bullying goes around a lot especially if your black . School is interested in sports having a lot of sports teams.There are a few trouble makers in the school and gossip gets around fast since theres not as many students.

Posted by a student on 11/03/13

It's a small school where everyone knows each other . Most of the teacher are really great such as Ms Jaffe, she's not a teacher only. The way she teaches you is just inspiring, she teaches about the meaning of life, the world, people. Mrs Greenspam she makes boring biology as interesting as a fiction ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 10/06/13

If I could give a 0 star rating, I would. This school has very unprofessional staff, almost no choices in elective classes, poor facilities, and is extremely overcrowded. They brag a good reputation for American history while neglecting science and math classes with very poor staff in those areas, no ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 08/24/13

Language learners with a passion for learning languages and American History

Posted by a parent on 10/31/10

Omg Academy is awesome the teachers are amazing and helpful, the trips are informative and fun and you really get an in depth view into history!

Posted by a student on 11/02/09

Its an amazing school... amazing leadership, we all stick together! Teachers are our bestfriends. They dont give up on us. I love Academy of American Studies!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Posted by a parent on 10/31/09

Academy has a small close school environment. Its like attending a surbanian high school in the city!

Posted by a parent on 10/12/09

this school is the best experiance ever. i learn so many things everyday about myself and others. the enviroment is great. everything about the school is a good influence on the students.

Posted by a student on 10/03/09

Cause of all the teachers faculty the students and the great learning environment

Posted by a parent on 10/01/09

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Grade Level: All

Test Year: 2011
Academy Of American Studies
New York City Public Schools
New York
* In 2010-2011 New York used the New York State Regents Examinations to test high school students in English language arts, math, global history and geography, US history and government, living environment, chemistry, earth science, physics and several foreign languages. The results for English language arts, math, living environment, chemistry, earth science, physics, global history and geography, and US history and government are displayed in GreatSchools profiles. Students must take at least five Regents Exams in order to graduate. Scores of 65 and above are passing; scores of 55 and above earn credit toward a local diploma (with the approval of the local board of education). The goal is for all students to pass the tests.

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Long Island City schools — Academy Of American Studies is located at 2801 41st Ave, Long Island City NY 11101. 2801 41st Ave is in the 11101 ZIP code in Long Island City, NY The school district for Academy Of American Studies is the New York City Public Schools. Academy Of American Studies is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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