Graduation Rate: 67.000002% (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: 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: 40.000001% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 73.000002% 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: Building Construction and Technology
Program description: Students will experience all trades: Electrical Engineering, Carpentry Technology, Plumbing Technology, and Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning Technology as a rotation before choosing their desired field of study. Students will obtain OSHA certification prior to beginning college-level CTE coursework in their second year. Internships begin as early as the 10th grade. Students will also have access to NCCER certification upon completion of a building trade curriculum.
Method: Ed. Opt.
Seats 9 GE: 125
Grade 9 GE filled flag: N
Grade 9 GE applicants: 229
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 2
Seats 9 SWD: 33
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 124
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 4
Seats 10: 0
Admissions priority 1: Priority to Bronx students or residents
Admissions priority 2: Then 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: Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Football, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Tennis, Volleyball, Wrestling
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, Flag Football, 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: 382
Start time: 8:00am
End time: 2:30pm
Final grades: 9 to 12
Language classes: French
Advancedplacement courses: AP United States History, AP 2-D Art and Design, AP Environmental Science, AP English Literature and Composition
Additional info: Career and Technical Education (CTE),College Trips,Community Service Expected,Extended Day Tutoring,Internship Expected,Internships Available,Online Grading System,Orientation,Summer Bridge,Summer Internships,Summer Orientation,Weekend Programs
School accessibility description: Partially Accessible
NTA: Melrose South-Mott Haven North
Neighborhood: Melrose S.-Mott Haven N.
Campus name: Alfred E. Smith Educational Campus
School Number: X600
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 201
Council district: 17
Census tract: 67
About Bronx Design and Construction Academy
Address: 333 East 151st Street, Bronx NY 10451 (40.818645,-73.919949)
Phone number: 718-402-7690
Fax number: 718-402-4216
School email: [email protected]
Subway lines near the school: 2, 5 to 3rd Ave-149th St; 4 to 149th St-Grand Concourse
Bus lines near the school: Bx1, Bx13, Bx15, Bx17, Bx19, Bx2, Bx21, Bx32, Bx4, Bx41, Bx41-SBS, Bx4A, Bx6, Bx6-SBS, BxM4
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CUNY College Now courses, College Access for All, Algebra for All, Annual CTE Competitions (SkillsUSA), Tech Squad
Work-Based Learning: Industry-led Internships (Industry Scholars Program), Construction Skills, Scholars at Work, OSHA-10 certification, Driver's Ed
CTE program(s): Carpentry/Carpenter (NYSED-Approved), Electrician (NYSED-Approved), HVAC (NYSED-Approved), Plumbing Technology (NYSED-Approved), Pre-Engineering/Architectural Drafting (NYSED-Approved)