William H. Taft High School (Closed 2007)

240 East 172nd Street
Bronx, NY 10457
William H. Taft High School served 127 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 was lower than the New York state level of 13:1.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students127 students
Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Students by Grade This chart display the students of William H. Taft High School by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2006-2007 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Student : Teacher Ratio7:113:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
9%
Hispanic
63%
27%
Black
36%
17%
White
n/a
43%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in William H. Taft High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score
0.480.71
Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
51%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District # 9 School District
Source: 2006-2007 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to William H. Taft High School is Claremont International High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is New Directions Secondary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bronx Claremont International High School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 378 students
    0.0 miles
    240 E 172nd St
    Bronx, NY 10457
    (718) 410-4001
    0 9-12 378
  • Bronx New Directions Secondary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 222 students
    0.0 miles
    240 E 172nd St
    Bronx, NY 10457
    (718) 410-4343
    0 6-12 222
  • Bronx Bronx Collelgiate Academy Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 394 students
    0.1 miles
    240 E 172nd St
    Bronx, NY 10457
    (718) 410-4077
    0.1 9-12 394
  • Bronx Bronx High School For Medical Science Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 432 students
    0.1 miles
    240 E 172nd St
    Bronx, NY 10457
    (718) 410-4040
    0.1 6-12 432
  • Bronx Bronx High School Of Business Math: 80-89% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 288 students
    0.1 miles
    240 E 172nd St
    Bronx, NY 10457
    (718) 410-4060
    0.1 9-12 288
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