Bard High School Early College

Bard High School Early College serves 617 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 52%.
Bard High School Early College operates within the New York City Geographic # 1 School District.
The school district's 100% graduation rate is higher than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 617 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 617 students
Bard High School Early College Total Students (2005-2012)
Gender % 32% Male / 68%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Bard High School Early College Total Classroom Teachers (2006-2012)
Students by Grade Bard High School Early College Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.69 is more 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 21:1 13:1
Bard High School Early College Student : Teacher Ratio (2006-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
14%
8%
Bard High School Early College Asian (2005-2012)
Hispanic
18%
23%
Bard High School Early College Hispanic (2005-2012)
Black
15%
19%
Bard High School Early College Black (2005-2012)
White
49%
48%
Bard High School Early College White (2005-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Bard High School Early College Sch Ethnicity Bard High School Early College 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.
0.69 0.68
Bard High School Early College Diversity Score (2005-2012)
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.
17%
42%
Bard High School Early College 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.
5%
7%
Bard High School Early College Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 12,362 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 0% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic # 1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
29
3
Number of Students Managed 12,362 1,136
New York City Geographic  # 1 School District Number of Students Managed (2004-2012)
Graduation Rate 100% 86%
New York City Geographic  # 1 School District Graduation Rate (2007-2009)
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 New Explorations Into Science,tech And Math High S (0.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is New Explorations Into Science,tech And Math High S (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 15 Roberto Clemente (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • New York P.S. 188 The Island School
    442 East Houston St
    New York , NY , 10002
    (212)677-5710
    0.2  mi  |  389  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • New York P.S. 94
    Special Education School
    442 East Houston St
    New York , NY , 10002
    (212)533-8140
    Special Education School
    0.2  mi  |  230  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • New York Girls Preparatory Charter School Of New York
    Charter School
    442 East Houston St Rm 312
    New York , NY , 10002
    (212)388-0241
    Charter School
    0.2  mi  |  459  students  |  Gr.  KG-7
  • New York New Explorations Into Science,tech And Math High S
    111 Columbia St
    New York , NY , 10002
    (212)677-5190
    0.2  mi  |  1609  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • New York P.S. 15 Roberto Clemente
    333 East 4th St
    New York , NY , 10009
    (212)228-8730
    0.3  mi  |  189  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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