Jonas Bronck Academy

400 East Fordham Rd

Bronx, NY 10458

Grades: 6-8

256 students

Jonas Bronck Academy serves 256 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 53%.
Jonas Bronck Academy operates within the New York City School District.

Overview

The student population of 256 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 256 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.48 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 13:1 13:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
5%
8%
Hispanic
69%
24%
Black
20%
19%
White
5%
47%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.48 0.36
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.
80%
41%
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.
7%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 60,968 students has grown by 8% over five years.
School District Name New York City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
81
3
Number of Students Managed 60,968 1,015
District Total Revenue n/a $29 MM
District Spending n/a $29 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $21,692
District Spending / Student n/a $21,514
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Belmont Preparatory High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is I.S. 254 (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is West Bronx Academy For The Future (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • BronxI.S. 254
    2452 Washington Ave
    BronxNY 10458
    (718)220-8700
    0.2 mi | 456 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • BronxBelmont Preparatory High School
    500 East Fordham Rd
    BronxNY 10458
    (718)733-4559
    0.2 mi | 405 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BronxBronx High School-law And Community Service
    500 East Fordham Rd
    BronxNY 10458
    (718)733-5274
    0.2 mi | 402 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BronxFordham High School For The Arts
    500 East Fordham Rd
    BronxNY 10458
    (718)733-4656
    0.2 mi | 382 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BronxFordham Leadership Academy For Business & Technolo
    500 East Fordham Rd
    BronxNY 10458
    (718)733-5024
    0.2 mi | 423 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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