Graduation Rate: 55% of students graduate in four years.
Attendance Rate: 79% of students attendance.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 92% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 53% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 95% 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: Social Action
Program description: Components of the program include: social action club, work with activists who are involved with social justice issues, social action and community service internships, whole school examination of social justice issues.
Interest: Law & Government
Method: Ed. Opt.
Offer Rate: -98% of offers went to this group
Seats 9 GE: 64
Grade 9 GE filled flag: N
Grade 9 GE applicants: 433
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 7
Seats 9 SWD: 17
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 146
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 9
Seats 10: Yes-10
Admissions priority 1: Priority to Bronx students or residents
Admissions priority 2: Then to New York City residents
Requirement 1: We do not rank students for this program; all students will be selected randomly.
Extracurricular activities: Chess, Deloitte Academy College Readiness Club, Homework, Judo, Open Doors Theatre, Student Council, Yearbook Committee
Psal Sports Boys: Baseball, Basketball, Soccer
Psal Sports Girls: Basketball, Cross Country, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, Softball, Volleyball
Psal Sports Coed: Stunt
School sports: CSAA Flag Football, Indoor Track & Outdoor Track, PSAL Boys Baseball, PSAL Boys & Girls Basketball, PSAL Girls Cross Country, PSAL Boys & Girls Soccer, PSAL Girls Softball, PSAL Coed Stunt, PSAL Girls Volleyball
Total students: 330
Start time: 8:15am
End time: 2:45pm
Grades 2018: 9 to 12
Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: Spanish
Additional info: College Trips; Community Service Expected; Extended Day Program; Saturday Programs; Student Parent Orientation; Summer Bridge Program
School accessibility description: 1
School 10th seats: Y
NTA: West Concourse
Neighborhood: West Concourse
School Number: X884
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 1
Council district: 8
Census tract: 63
About Community School for Social Justice
Address: 350 Gerard Avenue, Bronx NY 10451
Phone number: 718-402-8481
Fax number: 718-402-8650
School email: [email protected] & [email protected]
Subway: 2 to 149th St-Grand Concourse; 3 to 145th St; 4, 5 to 138th St-Grand Concourse; 6 to 3rd Ave-138th St
Bus: Bx1, Bx13, Bx15, Bx19, Bx2, Bx21, Bx32, Bx33, M1, M102, M7
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Students complete Performance-Based Assessment Tasks (PBATs) in Math, English, S.S., and Science as a replacement for some of the NYS Regents exams.
PBATs are where students complete, present, and defend academic portfolios for graduation.
CUNY College Now classes-Hostos Community College, Law & Justice Class, Playwriting Class-Manhattan Theater Club & Tectonic Theater Project
Our students spend four years with their Family Group improving leadership skills, building friendships, and preparing for college.
9th grade students must complete the Project Exhibition & Community Membership PBAT. 10th grade students must complete a Humanities and STEM PBAT.