Bronx School For Law, Government And Justice

  • Bronx School For Law, Government And Justice serves 771 students in grades 6-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the NY average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 55%.
  • Bronx School For Law, Government And Justice operates within the New York City Geographic # 9 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 771 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 771 students
Bronx School For Law, Government And Justice Total Students (2006-2015)
Gender % Bronx School For Law, Government And Justice Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Bronx School For Law, Government And Justice Total Teachers (2006-2015)
Students by Grade Bronx School For Law, Government And Justice Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.43 is more than the state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Bronx School For Law, Government And Justice Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2014)
Asian
1%
9%
Bronx School For Law, Government And Justice Asian Students (2006-2015)
Hispanic
72%
25%
Bronx School For Law, Government And Justice Black Students (2006-2015)
Black
24%
18%
Bronx School For Law, Government And Justice Black Students (2006-2015)
White
1%
45%
Bronx School For Law, Government And Justice White Students (2006-2015)
Hawaiian
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Bronx School For Law, Government And Justice Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.43 0.37
Bronx School For Law, Government And Justice Diversity Score (2006-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Bronx School For Law, Government And Justice Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Bronx School For Law, Government And Justice Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2014)

District Comparison

  • New York City Geographic # 9 School District's student population of 34,995 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic # 9 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
71
2
Number of Students Managed 34,995 935
New York City Geographic # 9 School District Students Managed (2005-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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