Graduation Rate: 80% (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: 88% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 79% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 69% 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: World View High School
Program description: This program is for any student who is interested in a well-rounded education that prepares them for college and careers. We provide a learning environment that fosters critical thinking, which helps students develop well-informed and independent global perspectives. Our program seeks to ensure that our graduates are qualified, competitive and confident for the ever-changing future.
Interest: Science & Math
Seats 9 GE: 86
Grade 9 GE filled flag: Y
Grade 9 GE applicants: 1542
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 18
Seats 9 SWD: 22
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 271
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 12
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, Cross Country, Football, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Volleyball, Wrestling
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, Bowling, Cross Country, Flag Football, Gymnastics, Handball, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, 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: Cricket
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: 551
Start time: 9:06am
End time: 3:30pm
Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language; Transitional Bilingual Education: Spanish
Language classes: French, German, Japanese, Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Environmental Science, AP Seminar, AP Spanish Language and Culture, AP United States History
School accessibility description: Partially Accessible
NTA: Van Cortlandt Village
Neighborhood: Van Cortlandt Village
Campus name: DeWitt Clinton Educational Campus
School Number: X440
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 207
Council district: 11
Census tract: 409
About World View High School
Address: 100 WEST MOSHOLU PARKWAY SOUTH, BRONX NY 10468
Phone number: 718-601-0391
Fax number: 718-601-0821
School email: [email protected]
Subway lines near the school: 4 to Mosholu Parkway; B, D to Bedford Park Blvd
Bus lines near the school: Bx1, Bx10, Bx16, Bx2, Bx22, Bx26, Bx28, Bx3, Bx30, Bx38, BxM3, BxM4
Hotels near World View High School
WVHS students have the opportunity to start taking college courses in the 10th grade through the College Now Program at Lehman College.
Science: Environmental Science, Living Environment, Chemistry, Physics; Mathematics: Algebra 1, Geometry, Algebra 2, Pre-Calculus
Students in the Spanish Transitional Bilingual Education program will take classes primarily in English by year three.
Language/Cultural Immersion-international trips: Granada and Madrid (2017), Montreal and Quebec (2018); Berlin and Prague (expected 2019)
Experiential learning: Medieval Times, Holocaust Museum, Japan Society (Social Studies); Safari (Biology) and Rides (Math/Physics) at Six Flags