Graduation Rate: 86% (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: 93% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 74% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 42% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 83% 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: College Preparatory and Leadership
Program description: This is a college preparatory program that focuses on preparing students to become leaders in the fields of Science, Mathematics and the Humanities via our sequence of academically rigorous and college bound (college-credit bearing) courses. STEM pathways begin in grade 9. In addition to AP courses, our students will receive opportunities for on-site and off-site CUNY College Now courses taught by college professors, internships (some paid), and leadership instruction beginning in the 9th grade.
Interest: Humanities & Interdisciplinary
Method: Ed. Opt.
Seats 9 GE: 86
Grade 9 GE filled flag: Y
Grade 9 GE applicants: 1204
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 14
Seats 9 SWD: 22
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 309
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 14
Seats 10: No
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, Swimming, Volleyball
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, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, 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: 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: 352
Start time: 7:30am
End time: 2:39pm
Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: American Sign Language, Japanese, Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP Calculus AB, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP European History, AP Spanish Language and Culture, AP United States History
Additional info: Community School
School accessibility description: Partially Accessible
Campus name: Theodore Roosevelt Educational Campus
School Number: X435
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 206
Council district: 15
Census tract: 387
About Fordham Leadership Academy
Address: 500 EAST FORDHAM ROAD, BRONX NY 10458
Phone number: 718-733-5024
Fax number: 718-295-3674
School email: [email protected]
Subway lines near the school: B, D to Fordham Rd
Bus lines near the school: Bx1, Bx12, Bx12-SBS, Bx15, Bx17, Bx19, Bx2, Bx22, Bx28, Bx34, Bx38, Bx41, Bx41-SBS, Bx9, BxM4
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Math: Honors, Pre-AP including Algebra II and Advanced Placement. Electives include: coding through Algebra, Chess, Computer Sci. and STEM pathways.
ELA: Honors, Pre-AP and Advanced Placement. Electives include: Journalism, Latino Studies, Joy of Writing, Book Club, and Mythology
Science: Honors, Pre-AP including Chemistry and Physics, and Advanced Placement. Electives include: Forensic Science and STEM pathways
Social Studies: Honors, Pre-AP and Advanced Placement. Electives include: History Through Film and Debate
College Now on-site courses by Monroe College and BCC Professors. NYU College Advising Partner School. Internships and mandatory community service.