Bronx High School For The Visual Arts

  • Bronx High School For The Visual Arts serves 436 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Bronx High School For The Visual Arts placed in the top 20% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.

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Bronx High School For The Visual Arts places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

  • Bronx High School For The Visual Arts's student population of 436 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students436 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bronx High School For The Visual Arts is ranked within the top 20% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bronx High School For The Visual Arts is 0.54, 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#823 out of 4239 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
9%
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Hispanic
57%
26%
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Black
30%
17%
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White
11%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
Diversity Score0.540.71
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Graduation Rate65-69%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #11 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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