Bronx High School Of Science

  • Bronx High School Of Science serves 2,977 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥99% (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 ≥99% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Bronx High School Of Science's student population of 2,977 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 137 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,977 students
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Total Classroom Teachers137 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bronx High School Of Science's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bronx High School Of Science is 0.52, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.38. 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#1 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 1%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥99%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥99%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:114:1
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Asian
64%
9%
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Hispanic
7%
26%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
26%
44%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.520.38
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Graduation Rate≥99%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic #10 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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