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Bronx Aerospace High School

Overview written by the school: Bronx Aerospace High School (BAHS) is a college preparatory school. All students must wear a uniform. BAHS teaches the necessary skills to not only be accepted into a four-year university, but to successfully earn a college degree. Students have access to SAT prep, literacy building, and AP Courses. Qualified students enroll in our Aviation program. These students attend Vaughn College to learn the principles of the aerodynamics behind flying aircrafts. Students will work towards passing the FAA Written Exam and graduate having logged flight hours. Students in this program will learn and practice using the FMX Redbird Simulator. This program is designed for those interested in the engineering field of aviation or becoming pilots.

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 64% (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: 81% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 63% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 47% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 75% students feel safe in the hallways, bathrooms, locker room and cafeteria. (Student opinions on school safety, as reported on the NYC School Survey.)

Programs offered

Program 1: Bronx Aerospace High School
Code: X30A
Program description: Qualifying students will be admitted into our Aviation Program. Accepted students will learn about the engineering and aerodynamics behind flying aircrafts. Students will attend Vaughn College for Aeronautics to complete Ground School and earn college credits while preparing to pass the FAA Written Exam. Students will have access to the FMX REDBIRD Flight Simulator to begin flight training in addition to logging flight hours that can be applied towards their Private Pilot's License.
Interest: Engineering
Method: Ed. Opt.

Seats 9 GE: 151
Grade 9 GE filled flag: N
Grade 9 GE applicants: 335
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 2
Seats 9 SWD: 38
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: N
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 96
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 3

Seats 10: Yes
Admissions priority 1: Priority to Bronx students or residents
Admissions priority 2: Then to New York City residents

Activities

Extracurricular Activities
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, Cross Country, Football, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Swimming
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, Swimming, 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
School Sports
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

Other info

Total students: 322
Start time: 8:19am
End time: 4pm

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 Spanish Language and Culture, AP United States History

School accessibility description: Fully Accessible
Flag for schools that offer 10th grade seats: Y

More info

Borough: Bronx
NTA: Williamsbridge-Olinville
Neighborhood: Williamsbridge-Olinville
Campus name: Evander Childs Educational Campus
School Number: X425
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 212
Council district: 12
Census tract: 372
BIN: 2057045
BBL: 2046330040

About Bronx Aerospace High School

Contacts

Address: 800 EAST GUN HILL ROAD, BRONX NY 10467
Latitude: 40.875953
Longitude: -73.86197
Phone number: 718-696-6010
Fax number: 718-696-6030
School email: [email protected]
Website: https://www.schools.nyc.gov/schools/X545
Subway lines near the school: 2, 5 to Gun Hill Rd
Bus lines near the school: Bx28, Bx30, Bx38, Bx39, Bx41, Bx41-SBS, Bx8, BxM11

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District Borough Number: 
11X545
Academic opportunities: 

The Aviation program teaches the engineering and aerodynamics involved in flying aircrafts to complete Ground School and pass the FAA Written Exam

The Aviation program is designed for those interested in the engineering field of Aviation or becoming pilots

AP Courses

Civil Air Patrol Squadron (CAP)

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