Graduation Rate: 88% (at the end of the school year before last, the percent of students who graduated "on time" by earning a diploma four years after they entered 9th grade).
Daily Attendance Rate: 86% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 78% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 80% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 85% 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: College and University Transitional Seminar
Program description: Our early college awareness program helps students explore at an early age the academic, social, financial, and personal rewards of college and to address their areas of concern and build on their strengths. In order to facilitate our mission of college preparation, all juniors and seniors are invited to participate in SAT prep courses. A college advisor and guidance staff direct students from 9-12th grade in facilitating college awareness and understanding the application process.
Interest: Humanities & Interdisciplinary
Seats 9 GE: 86
Grade 9 GE filled flag: Y
Grade 9 GE applicants: 1574
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 18
Seats 9 SWD: 22
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 311
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 14
Seats 10: No
Admissions priority 1: Priority to Bronx students or residents
Admissions priority 2: Then to New York City residents
Requirement 1: Attendance
Requirement 2: Standardized Test Scores: English Language Arts (1.9-4.5), Math (1.9-4.5)
Requirement 3: Demonstrated Interest: School Visit
Writing Exercise (On-Site)
Extracurricular activities and clubs offered by the school that do not fall under one of the Sports categories (PSAL Sports or School Sports): No data
PSAL Sports Boys
Male PSAL (Public School Athletics League) sports offered at the school, listed under Extracurricular Activities and Clubs in the HS Directory: Baseball, Basketball, Swimming, Volleyball
PSAL Sports Girls
Female PSAL (Public School Athletics League) sports offered at the school, listed under Extracurricular Activities and Clubs in the HS Directory: Basketball, Cross Country, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, Softball, Volleyball
PSAL Sports Coed
Co-ed PSAL (Public School Athletics League) sports offered at the school, listed under Extracurricular Activities and Clubs in the HS Directory: No data
Sports offered by the school outside PSAL (Public School Athletics League): No data
Flag for female only school: No data
Flag for male only school: No data
Total students: 390
Start time: 8:15am
End time: 3pm or 3:52 PM (Extended Day Program)
Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP Computer Science Principles, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Environmental Science, AP Spanish Language and Culture, AP Statistics, AP United States History
School accessibility description: Partially Accessible
Campus name: Theodore Roosevelt Educational Campus
School Number: X435
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 206
Council district: 15
Census tract: 387
About Belmont Preparatory High School
Address: 500 EAST FORDHAM ROAD, BRONX NY 10458
Phone number: 718-733-4559
Fax number: 718-295-3655
School email: [email protected]
Subway lines near the school: B, D to Fordham Rd
Bus lines near the school: Bx1, Bx12, Bx12-SBS, Bx15, Bx17, Bx19, Bx2, Bx22, Bx28, Bx34, Bx38, Bx41, Bx41-SBS, Bx9, BxM4
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Academic programs are humanities-based and aligned to Common Core standards which ensure that students are prepared for college and university life.
First-year students are given an additional team-taught science course designed to prepare them for their first Regents exam in Living Environment.
10th and 11th grade students visit select universities in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic. 11th and 12th grade students are provided SAT Prep classes.
Earn college credits through: College Now, AP US History, AP Environmental Science, AP English Literature, AP Spanish Literature, AP Computer Science, AP Calculus
Academic partnerships with Fordham Univ. Mentoring Latinas, College Bound @ Fordham, STEP with Bronx Community College, Fordham Univ. Summer Bridge