The Bronx High School of Science Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#32
College Readiness Index
93.4
Math Proficiency
4.0
English Proficiency
3.9
Student/Teacher Ratio
23:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 3,017 Students
  • 131 Teachers

The Bronx High School of Science
75 WEST 205TH ST
BRONX, NY 10468

Phone: (718) 817-7700

District: New York City Public Schools

Overview

The Bronx High School of Science is ranked 2nd within New York. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at The Bronx High School of Science is 97 percent. The student body makeup is 58 percent male and 42 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 74 percent. The Bronx High School of Science is 1 of 404 high schools in the New York City Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#32
State Rank
#2
Magnet Rank
#11
STEM Rank
#60

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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 3,017
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 74%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 46%
Full-Time Teachers 131

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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 100%
Proficient in Math 100%
College Readiness Index 93.4

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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 404
Total Students 311,058
Proficient in English (district average) 85%
Proficient in Math (district average) 80%
College Readiness (district average) 29.0

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

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