The Facing History School

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525 W 50th St

New York, NY 10019

(212) 757-2680

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 420

Students Per Teacher: 11

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4 Parent Reviews for The Facing History School

The Facing History School is a wonderful environment in which I graduated from in 2009! I was given some of the best opportunities in this school, and I hope that fhs continues down the path to even greater success. It is a family oriented school, and personal attention is given to each and every student. ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 11/19/09

Horrible school, bad principal, worst teaching staff, crazy kids, daily fights, disorganized, no parental contact... they try to do too much and in the process forget about making sure kids are LEARNING. no sports! no fun activities. they treat my kid like he's been in jail. don't go here.

Posted by a parent on 06/24/09

worst school ever. disorganized. apathy. out of control kids. bad learning environment.

Posted by a parent on 01/18/09

wonderful school best thing that ever happened to my son

Posted by a parent on 10/29/08

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Grade Level: All

Test Year: 2011
The Facing History School
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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New York schools — The Facing History School is located at 525 W 50th St, New York NY 10019. 525 W 50th St is in the 10019 ZIP code in New York, NY The school district for The Facing History School is the New York City Public Schools. The Facing History School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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