Graduation Rate: 58% (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: 79% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 75% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 29% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 84% 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: Bronx Career and College Preparatory High School
Program description: The students are expected to complete core classes that require them to apply knowledge from one course to another. Career planning helps students to determine the classes and internship needed towards a career goal. All students are expected to challenge themselves with a minimum of at least one AP course prior to graduation. There is an expectation that our students give back to their community through various community service opportunities throughout the school year.
Interest: Humanities & Interdisciplinary
Method: Ed. Opt.
Seats 9 GE: 65
Grade 9 GE filled flag: N
Grade 9 GE applicants: 314
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 5
Seats 9 SWD: 16
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: N
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 112
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 7
Seats 10: Yes
Admissions priority 1: Open to New York City residents
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: 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: 268
Start time: 8am
End time: 2:20pm
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, AP United States History
Additional info: Community School
School accessibility description: Fully Accessible
Flag for schools that offer 10th grade seats: Y
School Number: X158
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 203
Council district: 16
Census tract: 131
About Bronx Career and College Preparatory High School
Address: 800 HOME STREET, BRONX NY 10456
Phone number: 718-542-4011
Fax number: 718-542-4377
School email: [email protected]
Subway lines near the school: 2, 5 to Intervale Ave
Bus lines near the school: Bx11, Bx15, Bx17, Bx19, Bx21, Bx27, Bx35, Bx4, Bx4A, Bx5, Bx6, Bx6-SBS
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Summer orientation, college and career program, internships, AP for All, advisory program
Job opportunities, overnight college trips, career planning in the areas of medical, law, cooking, entrepreneurship, performing arts and computers.
We offer AP English courses, AP Environmental Science, and AP History courses.
All ninth grade students participate in an entrepreneurial program with BUILD. Students learn how to build a company/business from the ground, up.
We provide in class tutoring during the lesson for students in need of additional supports.