Bronx School For Law, Government And Justice

244 East 163rd St,

Bronx, NY, 10451-

Tel: (718)410-3430
Grades: 6-12

763 students

Bronx School For Law, Government And Justice serves 763 students in grades 6-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 52%.
Bronx School For Law, Government And Justice operates within the New York City Geographic # 9 School District.

Overview

The student population of 763 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 763 students
Bronx School For Law, Government And Justice Total Students (2006-2012)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Bronx School For Law, Government And Justice Total Classroom Teachers (2006-2012)
Students by Grade Bronx School For Law, Government And Justice Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.48 is less than the state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 13:1
Bronx School For Law, Government And Justice Student : Teacher Ratio (2006-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
8%
Bronx School For Law, Government And Justice Asian (2006-2012)
Hispanic
66%
23%
Bronx School For Law, Government And Justice Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
30%
19%
Bronx School For Law, Government And Justice Black (2006-2012)
White
1%
48%
Bronx School For Law, Government And Justice White (2006-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Bronx School For Law, Government And Justice Sch Ethnicity Bronx School For Law, Government And Justice Sta Ethnicity
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 0.68
Bronx School For Law, Government And Justice Diversity Score (2006-2012)
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.
63%
42%
Bronx School For Law, Government And Justice Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2012)
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%
7%
Bronx School For Law, Government And Justice Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 34,194 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic # 9 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
64
3
Number of Students Managed 34,194 1,136
New York City Geographic  # 9 School District Number of Students Managed (2004-2012)
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: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Bronx Early College Academy For Teaching And Learn (0.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Bronx Early College Academy For Teaching And Learn (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 35 Franz Siegel (0.1 miles away)
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