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Bronx Bridges High School

Overview written by the school: BRONX BRIDGES is a small community where EVERY student is known personally and supported in achieving their intellectual, linguistic, and social-emotional potential. Our community is designed to meet the needs of English Language Learners. Our students' cultural and linguistic backgrounds are an integral part of our academic work. We provide an academically rigorous and intellectually challenging experience to ensure ALL students are in a position to positively impact their community and access opportunities in the broader society. Our graduates are prepared to meet the challenging demands of a university education and ready to succeed in the 21st century workplace.

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 100% (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: 100% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 100% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 0% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 100% 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 Bridges High School
Code: Y47A

Interest: Humanities & Interdisciplinary
Method: Screened: Language

Seats 9 GE: 64
Grade 9 GE filled flag: N
Grade 9 GE applicants: 335
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 5
Seats 9 SWD: 17
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 80
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 5
Eligibility: Open only to New York City residents who currently identify as English Language Learners (ELL).

Seats 10: 0
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: No data
PSAL Sports Girls
Female PSAL (Public School Athletics League) sports offered at the school, listed under Extracurricular Activities and Clubs in the HS Directory: No data
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: Table Tennis
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: 341
Start time: 8:00am
End time: 3:35pm
Grades 2020: 9 to 12
Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: Transitional Bilingual Education: Spanish
Language classes: Italian, Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP English Literature and Composition, AP United States History, AP Biology, AP World History: Modern, AP Calculus AB, AP Spanish Language and Culture

International: 1

School accessibility description: Partially Accessible

More info

Borough: X
NTA: Soundview-Castle Hill-Clason Point-Harding Park
Neighborhood: Castle Hill-Clason Point
Campus name: Adlai E. Stevenson Educational Campus
School Number: X450
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 209
Council district: 18
Census tract: 16
BIN: 2022205
BBL: 2036040039

About Bronx Bridges High School

Contacts

Address: 1980 Lafayette Avenue, Bronx NY 10473 (40.821218,-73.85593)
Latitude: 40.82229
Longitude: -73.856167
Phone number: 718-829-2984
Fax number: 718-829-2987
School email: [email protected]
Website: https://bronxbridges.org/
Subway lines near the school: N/A
Bus lines near the school: Bx22, Bx27, Bx36, Bx39, Bx5, BxM8

Hotels near Bronx Bridges High School

District Borough Number: 
08X432
Academic opportunities: 

College Now courses through Monroe College and Bronx Community College; geriatric career development

Small advisory groups led by a faculty mentor

Supportive classroom environments with a focus on language acquisition

Academic and career planning starting in the ninth grade

Career and college explorations including college visits; Available tutoring

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