Bronx Bridges High School

  • Bronx Bridges High School serves 324 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-74% (which is higher than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-59% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Bronx Bridges High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57%.

Top Placements

Bronx Bridges High School places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

  • Bronx Bridges High School's student population of 324 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students324 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bronx Bridges High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bronx Bridges High School is 0.39, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1415 out of 4239 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
10%
9%
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Hispanic
77%
27%
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Black
4%
17%
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White
7%
43%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
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Diversity Score0.390.71
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Graduation Rate50-54%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District # 8 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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