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The Metropolitan Soundview High School

Overview written by the school: The Metropolitan Soundview students build the character, skills and disposition to reach their highest potential in school, within their community and throughout their lives. Through participation in a college preparatory curriculum, mandatory community service and a media and technology program, the school nurtures well-rounded young adults. We will prepare our graduates to be lifelong learners and productive citizens.

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 68% (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: 80% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 70% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 48% 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.)

Programs offered

Program 1: The Metropolitan Soundview High School
Code: Y55A

Interest: Humanities & Interdisciplinary
Method: Ed. Opt.

Seats 9 GE: 86
Grade 9 GE filled flag: Y
Grade 9 GE applicants: 389
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 5
Seats 9 SWD: 22
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 97
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 4

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: 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): National Honor Society, Peer Group Connection, Beacon Enrichment After-school program, Cheerleading, Community Service, Dance, Fitness, Gender & Sexuality Alliance (GSA), Intramural Basketball, Peer Mediator Program, Sponsors for Educational Opportunity, Student Council and Video Gaming
PSAL Sports Boys
Male PSAL (Public School Athletics League) sports offered at the school, listed under Extracurricular Activities and Clubs in the HS Directory: Badminton, Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Soccer, 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: Badminton, Basketball, Flag Football, Outdoor Track, Soccer, 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: Stunt
School Sports
Sports offered by the school outside PSAL (Public School Athletics League): Cheerleading
Flag for female only school: No data
Flag for male only school: No data

Other info

Total students: 423
Start time: 7:50am
End time: 2:43pm

Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: Italian, Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP Calculus AB, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Spanish Language and Culture, AP United States History
Additional info: College Trips; Community Service Expected; Health Center; Online Grading System; Orientation; Summer Orientation; Uniform

School accessibility description: Partially Accessible

More info

Borough: Bronx
NTA: West Farms-Bronx River
Neighborhood: West Farms-Bronx River
Campus name: James Monroe Educational Campus
School Number: X420
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 209
Council district: 18
Census tract: 56
BIN: 2027459
BBL: 2038640001

About The Metropolitan Soundview High School

Contacts

Address: 1300 BOYNTON AVENUE, BRONX NY 10472
Latitude: 40.831601
Longitude: -73.878912
Phone number: 718-860-8240
Fax number: 718-860-8232
School email: [email protected]
Website: www.metrosoundviewhighschool.org
Subway lines near the school: 6 to Elder Ave
Bus lines near the school: Bx11, Bx27, Bx36, Bx4, Bx4A, BxM6, Q44-SBS

Hotels near The Metropolitan Soundview High School

District Borough Number: 
12X521
Academic opportunities: 

Monday-Thursday school is from 7:50am-2:43pm; Friday school is from 7:50am-12:01pm

Double literacy and mathematics for grades 9-10, AP Literature, AP Language, AP Spanish Language, AP Calculus, AP History, PGC, Advisories, STEM Electives, Digital Art

College Preparatory Program, After-School Tutoring, CUNY College Now at Lehman College

iLearnNYC: Program for expanded online coursework and self-paced learning; AIS: Empower 3000 for literacy, Blended learning in ELA and Mathematics

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