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Bronx High School of Business

Overview written by the school: Through a focus on business administration and entrepreneurship, students prepare for success at competitive colleges and universities. We are committed to building a community of learners and leaders.

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 62% (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: 82% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 80% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 41% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 74% 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 High School of Business
Code: X55A
Program description: Through a focus on business administration and entrepreneurship, students prepare for success at competitive colleges and universities.
Interest: Business
Method: Ed. Opt.

Seats 9 GE: 86
Grade 9 GE filled flag: Y
Grade 9 GE applicants: 339
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 4
Seats 9 SWD: 22
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 96
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 4

Seats 10: Yes
Admissions priority 1: Open to New York City residents

Requirement 1: Attendance
Requirement 2: Course Grades: English, Math
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): Gaming Club Bachata Dance Club Hip Hop Dance Club Writing Club Fitness Club Music Production Gender & Sexuality Alliance (GSA) Club Peer Tutoring Opening Doors to the Future Internship Program Community Service
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, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, Soccer, 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, Cross Country, Flag Football, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, Softball, Volleyball, Wrestling
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: Double Dutch
School Sports
Sports offered by the school outside PSAL (Public School Athletics League): Baseball/Softball, Basketball, Intramural Sports, Volleyball
Flag for female only school: No data
Flag for male only school: No data

Other info

Total students: 275
Start time: 8:18am
End time: 3:48pm

Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language; Transitional Bilingual Education: Spanish
Language classes: French, Japanese, Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP Spanish Language and Culture
Additional info: Community School; Extended Day Program; Weekend Programs

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

More info

Borough: Bronx
NTA: East Concourse-Concourse Village
Neighborhood: E. Concourse-Concourse Village
Campus name: William Howard Taft Educational Campus
School Number: X410
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 204
Council district: 16
Census tract: 225
BIN: 2007806
BBL: 2028170002

About Bronx High School of Business

Contacts

Address: 240 EAST 172ND STREET, BRONX NY 10457
Latitude: 40.840422
Longitude: -73.91091
Phone number: 718-410-4060
Fax number: 718-992-5760
School email: [email protected]
Website: https://www.schools.nyc.gov/schools/X412
Subway lines near the school: 4 to Mt Eden Ave; B, D to 170th St
Bus lines near the school: Bx1, Bx11, Bx15, Bx18, Bx2, Bx32, Bx35, Bx41, Bx41-SBS, BxM4

Hotels near Bronx High School of Business

District Borough Number: 
09X412
Academic opportunities: 

Virtual Enterprise, Management & Administration

Peer Group Connection (PGC)

Peer Enabled Restructured Classroom (PERC)

Job shadowing and internships with local businesses, non-profits, and organizations

Accelerated credit accumulation, college and career readiness, developmental guidance, college counseling services

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