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 equal to the NY average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 55%.
  • 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 44% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 40% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2012)
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 636 students
Bronx Charter School For Excellence Total Students (2005-2015)
Gender % Bronx Charter School For Excellence Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Bronx Charter School For Excellence Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by Grade Bronx Charter School For Excellence Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.62 is more than the state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Bronx Charter School For Excellence Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2014)
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)
Hawaiian
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Bronx Charter School For Excellence Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
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.
0.62 0.37
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.
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Bronx Charter School For Excellence Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2014)
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.
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Bronx Charter School For Excellence Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2014)

District Comparison

  • Bronx Charter For Excellence School District's student population of 636 students has grown by 44% over five years.
School District Name Bronx Charter For Excellence School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
2
Number of Students Managed 636 935
Bronx Charter For Excellence School District Students Managed (2005-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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