Claremont IHS would like to wish all of our students, teachers and administrators, a great 2023-2024 back to school year! 




AP Spanish Language and Culture

Develop your Spanish language skills and learn about the cultures in Spanish-speaking parts of the world. You’ll practice communicating in Spanish and study real-life materials such as newspaper articles, films, music, and books.

Skills You’ll Learn

  • Understanding Spanish when you hear it and read it

  • Holding conversations in real-life situations

  • Writing stories, letters, emails, essays, and other texts

(typically offered in 11th Grade)

AP Spanish Literature and Culture

Build your language skills and cultural knowledge by exploring works of literature written in Spanish. Using Spanish to communicate, you’ll read, analyze, discuss, and write about works by Spanish, Latin-American, and U.S. Hispanic authors of different periods.

Skills You’ll Learn

  • Interpreting, analyzing, and comparing literary works

  • Relating literary works to their cultural and historical contexts

  • Comparing literary works to works of art

  • Writing a literary analysis using correct literary terms

  • Discussing works of literature

(typically offered in 12th Grade)

For additional information on our Advanced Placement (AP) courses, please contact Ms. Dania.

All 11th grade students participate in an internship program. Claremont partners with different employers to provide students with a variety of off-campus internship opportunities. We have partnerships in many different fields, including, schools, government agencies, hospitals and even an animal rescue organization!

Students will prepare for their working lives by learning to:

  • Communicate effectively with supervisors and colleagues.

  • Become more independent and responsible

  • Understand what it means to be professional: dress, behavior, communication

For additional information about our internship program, please contact Ms. Magda.

College Now is a FREE college transition/dual enrollment program for New York City Department of Education high school students. Claremont IHS partners with Hostos Community College to offer our students College Now courses.

College Now @ Hostos Community College is a campus-based program offering college credit courses after school on weekdays. College credit courses include Anatomy and Physiology, Business, Criminal Justice, Medical Terminology, Psychology, Public Speaking, Acting, and Community Health.

Click here to learn more and see some of our very own Claremont students featured on their website.

For additional information about our College Now opportunities, please contact Ms. Magda.


Community Service
Culture Clubs (African Boys/Girls, Arabic, Bangla, Latino)
Drama/Theatre Club
French Language Program
Gender & Sexuality Alliance (GSA)


Drama Therapy
Homework Help
Math Tutoring
Restorative Justice Circles