About Us

HERO High is an Early College and Career High School serving a diverse student population in grades 9-14. Through our innovative program, students will obtain an Associate degree in nursing or community health, a CTE high school diploma, and supported entry to a career in health care or a four-year college program. 2017-18 will be HERO High’s fifth year of operations.

HERO High is one of the “P-Tech” schools mentioned by President Obama in the 2013 State of the Union address and featured recently in the Time magazine piece entitled The Diploma That Works. In his 2014 State of the City address, Mayor DeBlasio mentioned HERO High as an innovative program that helps students gain entry to the middle class. Faculty members at HERO High will shape the future of public education as we build a school that allows our students to prosper in a challenging 21st century economy.