75 W 205th St
Bronx, NY 10468
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 1%
Bronx High School Of Science serves 2,997 students in grades 9-12.
Bronx High School Of Science placed in the top 1% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥99% (which is higher than the New York state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥99% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

Bronx High School Of Science ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Bronx High School Of Science's student population of 2,997 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 134 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
2,997 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
134 teachers
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School Rankings

Bronx High School Of Science is ranked within the top 1% of all 4,228 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Bronx High School Of Science is 0.52, 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 Data
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State Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#1 out of 4228 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥99%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥99%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
65%
9%
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Hispanic
6%
27%
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Black
3%
17%
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White
23%
43%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.52
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Graduation Rate
≥99%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

School Reviews

5  
At Bronx Science my son learned to work hard. There were some good English and history teachers. The school's weakness was an emphasis on unproven modern writers of political merit as opposed to the great English literature which has stood the test of time me.
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 2,997 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 77%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥99% (Top 1% in NY)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 1%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≥99% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥99% (Top 1%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.52 (Top 50%)

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