921 E 228th St
Bronx, NY 10466
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Bronxwood Preparatory Academy serves 392 students in grades 9-12.
Bronxwood Preparatory Academy placed in the top 20% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (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 85-89% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

Bronxwood Preparatory Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

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School Overview

Bronxwood Preparatory Academy's student population of 392 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
392 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Bronxwood Preparatory Academy is ranked within the top 20% 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 Bronxwood Preparatory Academy is 0.51, 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
#741 out of 4228 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
13:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
3%
9%
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Hispanic
27%
27%
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Black
65%
17%
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White
3%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.51
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Graduation Rate
65-69%
83%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 392 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 65-69% (Btm 50% in NY)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 80-84% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 85-89% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.51 (Top 50%)

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