University Heights Secondary School-bronx Community College

701 St Anns Ave
Bronx, NY 10455
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
University Heights Secondary School-bronx Community College serves 486 students in grades 9-12.
University Heights Secondary School-bronx Community College placed in the top 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-39% (which is lower 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 ≥95% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

University Heights Secondary School-bronx Community College ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

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School Overview

University Heights Secondary School-bronx Community College's student population of 486 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
486 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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School Rankings

University Heights Secondary School-bronx Community College is ranked within the top 50% 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 University Heights Secondary School-bronx Community College is 0.50, 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
This School
State Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#1790 out of 4228 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥95%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of University Heights Secondary School-bronx Community College 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 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
4%
9%
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Hispanic
66%
27%
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Black
25%
17%
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White
2%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in University Heights Secondary School-bronx Community College.
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Diversity Score
0.50
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in University Heights Secondary School-bronx Community College 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: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 486 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 10% in NY)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥95% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.50 (Top 50%)

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