Bronx Charter School For Excellence

1960 Benedict Ave

Bronx, NY 10462

Tel: (718)828-7301
  • Bronx Charter School For Excellence serves 636 students in grades KG-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the NY average of 14:1.
  • Bronx Charter School For Excellence operates within the Bronx Charter For Excellence School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 636 students has grown by 22% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 20% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2012)
Grades OfferedGrades KG-8
Total Students636 students
Bronx Charter School For Excellence Total Students (2005-2015)
Gender %Bronx Charter School For Excellence Gender
Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
Bronx Charter School For Excellence Total Teachers (2006-2015)
Students by GradeBronx Charter School For Excellence Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
Bronx Charter School For Excellence Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2015)
Asian
17%
9%
Bronx Charter School For Excellence Asian Students (2006-2015)
Hispanic
35%
25%
Bronx Charter School For Excellence Black Students (2005-2015)
Black
48%
18%
Bronx Charter School For Excellence Black Students (2005-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsBronx Charter School For Excellence All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNY 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.
0.620.70
Bronx Charter School For Excellence Diversity Score (2005-2015)
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.
55%
45%
Bronx Charter School For Excellence Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2015)
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.
11%
6%
Bronx Charter School For Excellence Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2015)

District Comparison

  • Bronx Charter For Excellence School District's student population of 636 students has grown by 22% over five years.
School District NameBronx Charter For Excellence School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed636935
Bronx Charter For Excellence School District Students Managed (2005-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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