Manhattan Bridges High School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
525 W 50th St
New York, NY 10019
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Manhattan Bridges High School serves 513 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥95% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥95% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Manhattan Bridges High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.

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Manhattan Bridges High School places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Manhattan Bridges High School's student population of 513 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students513 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

Manhattan Bridges High School is ranked within the top 5% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Manhattan Bridges High School is 0.02, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#117 out of 4239 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥95%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥95%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
9%
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Hispanic
99%
27%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
n/a
43%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.020.71
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District # 2 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Manhattan Bridges High School is Facing History School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is P.S. 35 (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 111 Adolph S Ochs (0.2 miles away)
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This school by far, is one of the best schools, working with Latino Students. The school promotes a healthy environment of learning, opportunities and academic success. In 2014, it was ranked #7 in the State, #7 in the City and #51 in the Nation. Yes, It is a rigorous and challenging school but guides students to reach their maximum potential.
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