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Bronx Success Academy Charter School 2

Charter | K-2 | 246 students

 
 

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Posted October 14, 2011

In the 2 months that our son has attended BSA2 my husband and I have never been so proud of him. Nothing short of remarkable that our child is already reading and getting full marks on spelling tests at five and a half years old. It s great that they expect parent to have academic involvement at home. The homework is just as engaging for us as it is for him. The communication and guidance has been high and straight forward. We are grateful for the opportunity to attend this school. Many thanks for the dedication shown from the staff.
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Posted June 19, 2011

BSA2 is an amazing school. With their rigorous academic program and caring staff, students are expected to strive for nothing less than excellence.


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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
Black 2 61% 19%
Hispanic 1 37% 23%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 1 1% 9%
White 2 1% 48%
American Indian/Alaska Native 2 0% 1%
Two or more races 2 0% 1%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012
Source: 2 NYSED, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Female 145%N/A49%
Male 155%N/A51%
Limited English proficient 211%N/A8%
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 10%N/A43%
Source: 1 NCES, 2011-2012
Source: 2 NYSED, 2011-2012

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Parents19163%
Teachers3297%

12012-2013 New York City Department of Education School Survey

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450 St. Pauls Place
5th Floor
Bronx, NY 10456
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Phone: (347) 687-2722

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