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The Marie Curie School for Medicine, Nursing, and Health Professions

Overview written by the school: Mission Statement: Our mission is to provide each student with equitable access to an academically rigorous education and college and career bound programs with experiential learning that prepares them for health related careers in their communities.

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 66% (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: 83% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 51% 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: 77% 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: Marie Curie School for Medicine, Nursing, and Health Professions
Code: X62X

Interest: Health Professions
Method: Ed. Opt.

Seats 9 GE: 108
Grade 9 GE filled flag: N
Grade 9 GE applicants: 414
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 4
Seats 9 SWD: 27
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: N
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 84
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 3

Seats 10: No
Admissions priority 1: Priority to Bronx students or residents
Admissions priority 2: Then to New York City residents

Requirement 1: Attendance
Requirement 2: Punctuality
Requirement 3: Course Grades: Average
Standardized Test Scores: Average

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): After-School Tutoring, Gender and Sexuality Alliance (GSA), Green Club, I AM Program (male empowerment group), National Honor Society, SAT Prep Program, Sistah's Group (female empowerment group), Student Government Association, Teen Battle Chef, VERONICA Program (female empowerment group), Yearbook Club, Yoga
PSAL Sports Boys
Male PSAL (Public School Athletics League) sports offered at the school, listed under Extracurricular Activities and Clubs in the HS Directory: Basketball
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, Softball
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
School Sports
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

Other info

Total students: 430
Start time: 8:10am
End time: 2:30pm

Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP Biology, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Human Geography, AP United States History
Additional info: College Trips; Dress Code; Health Center; Internships Available; Online Grading System; Weekend Programs; Summer Orientation

School accessibility description: Not Accessible

More info

Borough: Bronx
NTA: Van Cortlandt Village
Neighborhood: Van Cortlandt Village

School Number: X143
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 208
Council district: 14
Census tract: 273
BIN: 2015547
BBL: 2032530141

About The Marie Curie School for Medicine, Nursing, and Health Professions

Contacts

Address: 120 WEST 231ST STREET, BRONX NY 10463
Latitude: 40.875916
Longitude: -73.90111
Phone number: 718-432-6491
Fax number: 718-796-7051
School email: [email protected]
Website: www.mchsbronx.org
Subway lines near the school: 1 to 231st St
Bus lines near the school: Bx1, Bx10, Bx2, Bx20, Bx22, Bx26, Bx3, Bx32, Bx7, Bx9, BxM1, BxM18, BxM2, BxM3

Hotels near The Marie Curie School for Medicine, Nursing, and Health Professions

District Borough Number: 
10X237
Academic opportunities: 

CUNY College Now, College Room

Experiential learning opportunities in local Bronx nursing homes and other health-related settings.

New York University Mini-Meds Program, New York Alliance for Careers in Healthcare HS Work-Based Learning Initiative

AVID Elective (Advancement Via Individual Determination)

CTE program(s): Certified Nurse Assisting

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