Bronx Leadership High School

1710 Webster Ave
Bronx, NY 10457
(School attendance zone shown in map)
4/
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Bottom 50%
Serving 348 students in grades 9-12, Bronx Leadership High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is lower than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 21-39% (which is lower than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 348 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • : 80-84% (Btm 50% in NY)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • : 21-39% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≥95% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Bronx Leadership High School's student population of 348 students has declined by 35% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
348 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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School Rankings

Bronx Leadership High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Bronx Leadership High School is 0.51, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NY)
#2966 out of 4377 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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40-44%
46%
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21-39%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bronx Leadership High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
≥95%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Bronx Leadership High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
11:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
10%
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Hispanic
63%
29%
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Black
32%
16%
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White
2%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.51
This chart display the diversity score of Bronx Leadership High School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
80-84%
87%
This chart display graduation rate of Bronx Leadership High School and public school graduation rate of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (17-18)
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bronx Leadership High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Bronx Leadership High School's ranking?
Bronx Leadership High School is ranked #2966 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Bronx Leadership High School often compared to?
Bronx Leadership High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Riverdale/kingsbridge (Ms/hs 141), New Visions Aim Charter High School Ii by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
40-44% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 21-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
What is the graduation rate of Bronx Leadership High School?
The graduation rate of Bronx Leadership High School is 80-84%, which is lower than the New York state average of 87%.
How many students attend Bronx Leadership High School?
348 students attend Bronx Leadership High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
63% of Bronx Leadership High School students are Hispanic, 32% of students are Black, 2% of students are White, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Bronx Leadership High School?
Bronx Leadership High School has a student ration of 9:1, which is lower than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Bronx Leadership High School offer ?
Bronx Leadership High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Bronx Leadership High School part of?
Bronx Leadership High School is part of New York City Geographic District # 9 School District.
In what neighborhood is Bronx Leadership High School located?
Bronx Leadership High School is located in the Morrisania neighborhood of Bronx, NY. There are 40 other public schools located in Morrisania.

School Reviews

5   11/20/2014
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
- Posted by Parent - Yousu
5   7/3/2013
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.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - john
5   11/7/2006
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!
- Posted by Student/Alumni - c33ce

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 348 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • : 80-84% (Btm 50%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • : 21-39% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≥95% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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