Bronx Leadership Academy High School

  • Bronx Leadership Academy High School serves 641 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 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Bronx Leadership Academy High School's student population of 641 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 22% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students641 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bronx Leadership Academy High School's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bronx Leadership Academy High School is 0.47, 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#658 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
9%
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Hispanic
67%
26%
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Black
30%
17%
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White
1%
44%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bronx Leadership Academy High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.470.39
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Graduation Rate60-64%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNEW YORK CITY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRICT # 9 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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  5.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
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My daughter went to this school. I was very pleased, I LOVE THIS SCHOOL . I would recommbed this school for anyone. Thank you for your time , thank you for reading this. ~Parent of CLASS 09 BABY
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BLA 1 is one of the best high school in trhe ebronx, you can learn alot in just 4 years that will be usful in everyday life.
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This school has a very good curriculm and is an easy pass to sucess. im not in the school yet, but i am applying for it and i start my 9th grade year september 2007. This is my #1 choice and i hope to be excepted. Parent involment is excellent my aunt knows about every change my cusin Ashley is going through. The academics for this school is very well sorted and i highly recomend it!
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