High School for Dual Language and Asian Studies Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#39
College Readiness Index
91.4
Math Proficiency
3.7
English Proficiency
3.3
Student/Teacher Ratio
13:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 352 Students
  • 27 Teachers

High School for Dual Language and Asian Studies
350 GRAND ST
NEW YORK, NY 10002

Phone: (212) 475-4097

District: New York City Public Schools

Overview

The curriculum at the High School for Dual Language and Asian Studies places a strong emphasis on science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education. Additionally, the school strives to turn out students proficient in two languages: Chinese and English. The High School for Dual Language and Asian Studies offers Advanced Placement courses in biology, calculus and Chinese language and culture, among others. Students also have opportunities to earn college credit, tour campuses and earn scholarships.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#39
State Rank
#4
Magnet Rank
#16
STEM Rank
#237

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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 352
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 98%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 86%
Full-Time Teachers 27

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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 95%
Proficient in Math 100%
College Readiness Index 91.4

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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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Nearby Schools

High School for Dual Language and Asian Studies is 1 of 405 schools in the New York City Public Schools.

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