Graduation Rate: 80% of students graduate in four years.
Attendance Rate: 86% of students attendance.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 53% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 60% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 67% students feel safe in the hallways, bathrooms, locker room and cafeteria. (Student opinions on school safety, as reported on the NYC School Survey.)
Program 1: Science
Program description: Students are programmed to also attend a July summer STEM program.
Interest: Science & Math
Method: Ed. Opt.
Offer Rate: -100% of offers went to this group
Seats 9 GE: 93
Grade 9 GE filled flag: Y
Grade 9 GE applicants: 761
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 8
Seats 9 SWD: 25
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 172
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 7
Seats 10: Yes-5
Admissions priority 1: Priority to Bronx students or residents
Admissions priority 2: Then to New York City residents
Extracurricular activities: ACA activities: College Field Trips, Hostos Sponsored After-School Science Program, Leadership, Lunch Time Tutoring Program, National Honor Society, Ninth & Tenth Grade After-School Program, School Leadership Team, and Yearbook; Campus Activities: Acting, Concert Band, Jazz Band, Pep Band and 23 Sports team.
Psal Sports Boys: Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Football, Indoor Track, Lacrosse, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Tennis, Volleyball
Psal Sports Girls: Basketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Gymnastics, Indoor Track, Lacrosse, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Volleyball
School sports: NCAA Cleared
Total students: 476
Start time: 7:30am
End time: 3:53pm
Grades 2018: 9 to 12
Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Environmental Science
Additional info: College Trips; Dress Code; Extended Day Program; Extended Day Program (Tutoring); Health Center; Online Grading System; Saturday Programs; Student Parent Orientation; Summer Bridge Program; Uniform
School accessibility description: 2
School 10th seats: Y
Campus name: Christopher Columbus Educational Campus
School Number: X415
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 11
Council district: 13
Census tract: 324
About Astor Collegiate Academy
Address: 925 Astor Avenue, Bronx NY 10469
Phone number: 718-944-3418
Fax number: 718-944-3638
School email: [email protected]
Subway: 2 to Allerton Ave; 5 to Pelham Parkway
Bus: Bx12, Bx12-SBS, Bx26, Bx39, Bx8, BxM11
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Incoming 9th grade students are strongly encouraged to register for the July Summer STEM program.
All students are required to take four years of science and math classes. All students are required to wear PE uniform.
Students may be programmed into AP and CUNY College Now classes beginning their sophomore year.
Elective courses are zoology, genetics, astronomy, forensics, introduction to statistics, financial literacy, human biology and microbiology.
Some CUNY College Now courses include DNA Detectives, Precalculus, Fundamentals of Sociology, General Psychology, Problems in Philosophy, and College Algebra.