Bronx Charter School For Excellence

1960 Benedict Ave

Bronx, NY 10462-4402

Tel: (718)828-7301
Grades KG-8
549 students
Bronx Charter School For Excellence serves 549 students in grades KG - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 54%.
Bronx Charter School For Excellence operates within the Bronx Charter For Excellence School District.

School Overview

The student population of 549 students has grown by 84% over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 105% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2012)
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 549 students
Bronx Charter School For Excellence Total Students (2005-2014)
Gender % Bronx Charter School For Excellence Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Bronx Charter School For Excellence Total Teachers (2006-2014)
Students by Grade Bronx Charter School For Excellence Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 is more than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 14:1
Bronx Charter School For Excellence Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2014)
Asian
15%
9%
Bronx Charter School For Excellence Asian Students (2006-2014)
Hispanic
37%
25%
Bronx Charter School For Excellence Black Students (2005-2014)
Black
48%
18%
Bronx Charter School For Excellence Black Students (2005-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Bronx Charter School For Excellence All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.62 0.36
Bronx Charter School For Excellence Diversity Score (2005-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
59%
42%
Bronx Charter School For Excellence Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
13%
5%
Bronx Charter School For Excellence Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 549 students has grown by 84% over five years.
School District Name Bronx Charter For Excellence School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed 549 926
Bronx Charter  For Excellence School District Students Managed (2005-2014)
District Total Revenue n/a $29 MM
District Spending n/a $30 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $23,859
District Spending / Student n/a $24,841
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Antonia Pantoja Preparatory Academy (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Blueprint Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 106 Parkchester (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BronxP.S. 106 Parkchester
    0.3 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 1233 students2120 St Raymond's Ave
    BronxNY 10462
    (718)892-1006
    0.3PK-51233
  • BronxBlueprint Middle School
    0.4 miles | Grades: 6-7 | 202 students1111 Puglsey Ave
    BronxNY 10472
    (718)822-2780
    0.46-7202
  • BronxBronx Little School
    0.4 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 370 students1827 Archer St
    BronxNY 10460
    (718)792-2650
    0.4PK-5370
  • BronxJunior High School 125 Henry Hudson
    0.4 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 450 students1111 Pugsley Ave
    BronxNY 10472
    (718)822-5186
    0.46-8450
  • BronxJunior High School 127 The Castle Hill
    0.4 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 740 students1560 Purdy St
    BronxNY 10462
    (718)892-8600
    0.46-8740

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