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Bronx Center for Science and Mathematics

Overview written by the school: The Bronx Center for Science and Mathematics offers challenging academic programs integrating technology across the curriculum. We meet students' emotional, intellectual, and social needs via a support structure linking faculty, students, and parents. The foundation of our school rests on Seven Core Virtues of citizenship: Respect, Integrity, Honor, Excellence, Commitment, Perseverance, and Service. Our college readiness success is supported by private/public funders who provide science research, robotics equipment, a computer lab, free SAT Prep, mentoring, and underwrite experiential learning and service trips to Nicaragua, Ecuador, Denmark, and Mali. Partners include Hayden and Heckscher foundations, PDT Partners, and Travelers Insurance.

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 91% (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: 92% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 84% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 79% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 94% 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 Center for Science and Mathematics
Code: X05R

Interest: Science & Math
Method: Ed. Opt.

Seats 9 GE: 86
Grade 9 GE filled flag: Y
Grade 9 GE applicants: 3517
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 41
Seats 9 SWD: 22
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 456
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 21

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: Punctuality
Requirement 3: Standardized Test Scores: English Language Arts, Math

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): Art, BCSMen, buildOn, Dance, Drama, Homework Help, Music, National Honor Society/Arista, Peer Tutoring, Pink Ladies, Robotics, School Leadership, Science Tutoring, Set Design, Student Government, Technology and Yearbook PSAL SPORTS - COED Stunt PSAL SPORTS - GIRLS Badminton, Basketball, Soccer, Softball and Volleyball PSAL SPORTS - BOYS Badminton, Baseball, Basketball and Soccer
PSAL Sports Boys
Male PSAL (Public School Athletics League) sports offered at the school, listed under Extracurricular Activities and Clubs in the HS Directory: Badminton, Baseball, Basketball, Soccer
PSAL Sports Girls
Female PSAL (Public School Athletics League) sports offered at the school, listed under Extracurricular Activities and Clubs in the HS Directory: Badminton, Basketball, Soccer, 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: Stunt
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: 448
Start time: 7:12am
End time: 2:35pm, 3:15pm

Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP Calculus AB, AP Computer Science Principles, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Environmental Science, AP European History, AP Spanish Language and Culture, AP United States History
Additional info: Dress Code; Extended Day Program; Online Grading System; Student Parent Orientation; Summer Bridge Program; Uniform

School accessibility description: Not Accessible

More info

Borough: Bronx
NTA: Claremont-Bathgate
Neighborhood: Claremont-Bathgate

School Number: X002
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 203
Council district: 16
Census tract: 14701
BIN: 2009617
BBL: 2029250056

About Bronx Center for Science and Mathematics

Contacts

Address: 1363 FULTON AVENUE, BRONX NY 10456
Latitude: 40.833665
Longitude: -73.902499
Phone number: 718-992-7089
Fax number: 718-590-1052
School email: [email protected]
Website: https://bronxcenter.nyc/
Subway lines near the school: N/A
Bus lines near the school: Bx11, Bx15, Bx17, Bx21, Bx35, Bx41, Bx41-SBS

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District Borough Number: 
09X260
Academic opportunities: 

Advisory, guidance and college preparation, mentoring, leadership

PSAT and SAT preparation, evening school and summer institute for credit recovery

Summer enrichment at universities and colleges

Summer Bridge program for incoming 9th grade students

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