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International Community High School

Overview written by the school: We are a community of English Language Learners from all parts of the world, learning and working together in teams. Our school and classes are small. Students receive personal attention from teachers and school staff. We have 1 counselor available per 100 students. Students work collaboratively in small groups to learn English in every subject. Students are given a college preparatory experience, with internship opportunities in preparation for life after high school. We are part of the Internationals Network for Public Schools with over 30 years of successful experience working with recent immigrant teens and their families.

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 81% (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: 90% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 89% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 35% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 89% 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: International Community High School
Code: Y23A
Program description: Each new student and family attends a comprehensive orientation session during the last week of August.
Interest: Humanities & Interdisciplinary
Method: Screened: Language

Seats 9 GE: 65
Grade 9 GE filled flag: N
Grade 9 GE applicants: 199
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 3
Seats 9 SWD: 16
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: N
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 34
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 2
Eligibility: Open only to New York City residents living in the United States four years or fewer who are English Language Learners per New York City Department of Education guidelines scoring at the Entering, Emerging, or Transitioning levels on the NYSESLAT, NYSITELL, or LAB-R.

Seats 10: Yes

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): Advisory/CREW, ASPIRA Leadership Program, Afro-Caribbean Dance, Hip-Hop Dance, Before and After-School Tutoring, Capoeira, Center for the Urban Pedagogy, Computer Science/Website Design, Drama, Internship Program, LOVE mentoring, Math Wizard Competition, Model UN, Peer Mediation, Open Mike Club, SAT Prep Classes, Saturday Family Programs, Sauti Yetu, Girls Leadership Program, Student Government, Studio Art, Sunday Baseball Clinic
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, 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: Basketball, Soccer, 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: Outdoor Track, Table Tennis
School Sports
Sports offered by the school outside PSAL (Public School Athletics League): Baseball/Softball, Volleyball
Flag for female only school: No data
Flag for male only school: No data

Other info

Total students: 425
Start time: 9:00am
End time: 3:51pm

Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: French

Additional info: College Trips; Extended Day Program; Health Center; Online Grading System; Saturday Programs; Student Parent Orientation; Summer Bridge Program; Summer Internships; Summer Orientation; Uniform; Weekend Programs
Bbat: 1
International: 1

School accessibility description: Not Accessible
Flag for schools that offer 10th grade seats: Y

More info

Borough: Bronx
NTA: Mott Haven-Port Morris
Neighborhood: Mott Haven-Port Morris

School Number: X139
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 201
Council district: 8
Census tract: 41
BIN: 2000391
BBL: 2022860036

About International Community High School

Contacts

Address: 345 BROOK AVENUE, BRONX NY 10454
Latitude: 40.81004
Longitude: -73.917792
Phone number: 718-665-4128
Fax number: 718-665-4547
School email: [email protected]
Website: www.internationalcommunityhs.org
Subway lines near the school: 2, 5 to 3rd Ave-149th St; 6 to Brook Ave
Bus lines near the school: Bx1, Bx15, Bx17, Bx19, Bx2, Bx21, Bx32, Bx33, Bx4, Bx41, Bx41-SBS, Bx4A

Hotels near International Community High School

District Borough Number: 
07X334
Academic opportunities: 

College readiness

English language learner

internship

Sat prep

Sports

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