Bronx High School For The Visual Arts

  • Bronx High School For The Visual Arts serves 464 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80-84% (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 85-89% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

School Overview

  • Bronx High School For The Visual Arts's student population of 464 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students464 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bronx High School For The Visual Arts's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bronx High School For The Visual Arts is 0.58, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#728 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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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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Diversity Score0.580.39
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Graduation Rate60-64%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic #11 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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