Jonas Bronck Academy

  • Jonas Bronck Academy serves 267 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 39% (which is lower 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 44% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Jonas Bronck Academy's student population of 267 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students267 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jonas Bronck Academy's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jonas Bronck Academy is 0.38, which is less 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#2790 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
9%
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Hispanic
77%
26%
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Black
16%
17%
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White
2%
44%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jonas Bronck Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.380.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic #10 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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Hands down this is the best public school in the Bronx from the staff to the students principle deans etc!!!!!! Wa welcomes environment this school means a lot to me and my son his really come a long way and came out his shell this school staff have helped me a lot in many ways I`m very grateful and thankful my son and have the opportunity to work with such great people
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