ACADEMY OF AMERICAN STUDIES

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2801 41ST AVE
LONG ISLAND CITY, NY 11101
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Phone: 718-361-8786
School Information
  • School Rating: 3
  • Educational Climate: Below Average
  • Technology Measure: Medium-low
  • Type: Public
  • Grades: 9th Grade - 12th Grade
  • District: New York City Public Schools
  • Students/Teacher: 18:1
  • Students/Grade: 216.8
  • Number Students: 867
  • Number Teachers: 50
  • Instructional Expense/Pupil: N/A
  • Poverty Level: 16 - 29.9 PERCENT
  • Principal: Mr William Bassell
  • CHARTER SCHOOL
  • GIFTED AND TALENTED PROGRAMS
  • ESL
  • SPECIAL EDUCATION
  • ADVANCED PLACEMENT
  • BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS
  • ALTERNATIVE PROGRAMS
  • YEAR ROUND CLASSES
  • VOC-TECH
  • ADULT EDUCATION
  • NCLB SCHOOL
  • BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL
  • COALITION OF ESSENTIAL SCHOOLS
  • AYP SCHOOL
  • INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE
  • MAGNET SCHOOL
School Ratings & Reviews

School Ratings (3104 ratings)
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    School Reviews (71 Reviews)
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    Topic: Teachers | Rating:
    Posted 2015-12-01
    "The teachers are very open and understanding to their students needs. They make sure that every student has understood and obtain the required insight of the material and if not will continue to go over the topic until everyone has clearly understood."
    Topic: Academics | Rating:
    Posted 2015-12-01
    "The academics at the Academy of American Studies are great. There are different types of classes that you can take, that can also fulfill your high school credits. All the teachers are excellent and teach with enthusiasm to make to subject more clear and understanding to the students."
    Topic: Overall Experience | Rating:
    Posted 2015-12-01
    "The parents have helped the school in some ways like donation and suggestions for school events. They are basically the people behind the scenes who are secretly helping our school succeed. Without them, the school would not become the way it is today."
    Topic: Overall Experience | Rating:
    Posted 2015-11-01
    "This school has much positive recognition as one of the top schools of NYC. It even gets increasing numbers of applicants each year. The only thing it lacks is a building of its own. Every other thing is at its best. For instance, the staff treat the students with much respect and maintain a happy atmosphere all year round. It does the best it can with the little resources it has. Being in student government I have a great outlook of the potentials and things my school offers. We increase school spirit and emphasis the sense of everyone being a family."
    Topic: Overall Experience | Rating:
    Posted 2015-11-01
    "Although the school lives up to its name and focuses extensively on American History, however, completely lacks in providing proper education on other school subjects. The science and math departments are the worst. There's one teacher per subject, thus lacking the flexibility needed for the students and teachers. One teacher cannot simply teach 5 to 6 classes and this impacts the performance of the students. In addition, some of the teachers are not qualified enough to teach certain subjects. For example, from personal experience, AP English Language was quite a disaster as the instructor was clueless on how to teach the curriculum and prepare the students for the exam, thus resulting in poor grades on the AP Exam. Furthermore, the school lacks organization in terms of preparing schedules for the students. Students are expected to practically live by the counselors' offices for the first two weeks in order to make simple changes. Lastly, the school is physically not big enough for the number of students it accepts, therefore, making the school life difficult when it comes to learning properly."
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