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400 East Fordham Road
Bronx, NY 10458

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(718) 365-2502
(718) 884-6775
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November 28, 2010
The Principal Ms. D is second to none, the teachers are commited and the friendly atmosphere in the school is the best. As a parent of two teenagers that when to different middle schools, I can attest to the exellence of JBA. My third boy is a student at this school and he is in the honor roll. Kudos to all at JBA... A concern parent...

- submitted by a parent
August 16, 2010
Jonas Bronck is a school with alot of potential, primarily because most of the teachers and parents want their children to succeed. However, the one problem area the school has at this point is the administration of the school. The principal and vice-principals of the school put on a facade of wanting teachers to grow and professionally develop, yet many senior teachers have been targeted and harrrassed. This year alone, the teacher turnover rate was large for a school so small. Unfortunately, their is a problem when certain teachers are given preferential treatment over others. This creates a huge divide among the staff and as a teacher I can say it effects morale in a huge way. This is a good school that truly needs new leadership to reach it's full potential.

- submitted by a parent
July 29, 2010
In my experience, JBA is a thriving school that has blossomed in the past several years. Teachers and administrators work tirelessly to provide each scholar with an excellent education and positive middle school experience. Leadership and professional opportunities are abundant at our school, and thankfully, we are moving in an extremely positive direction. Much of our success comes from the support of parents, whose voices are highly valued in school decision-making.

- submitted by a teacher
no rating October 13, 2009
This school is very neat. They changed into a another building which i think is fantastic!

- submitted by a student
January 11, 2009
this school is very nice and you can learn in a safe environment

- submitted by a student
no rating January 03, 2009
i always get a call when my child needs help or is in trouble and i love the uniform

- submitted by a parent
December 15, 2008
Awsomee school! im writing this in here right now. we get treated like family and EVERYBODY is very friendly. :D

- submitted by a student
no rating November 07, 2008
MS 228 is a great school. You'll find family, friendship, and most importantly the gift of wanting to learn new things ever single day. We may have up's and down's but we care about each other for good or bad. When one is down we all are, but our job then is to make that person feel better. I LOVE JBA! =]

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October 26, 2008
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- submitted by a parent
October 01, 2008
The old principal was great and the new principal is terrific also. This school really cares about every single scholar. Scholars receive lots of opportunities like the Gear Up program that get them ready to succeed in high school. JBA is a school that has a family feeling.

- submitted by a parent
June 11, 2008
Jonas Bronck Academy has a friendly place. its a great learning environment. and education, fun, and manners are very important. and respect, integrity, and dignity are what they are determined to teach the scholars throughout their years at this school.

- submitted by a student
May 29, 2008
i love this school. teachers are great and we are all treated as family.

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November 20, 2007
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August 22, 2007
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Jonas Bronck Academy
400 East Fordham Road, Bronx, NY  10458
(718) 365-2502
Last modified Jonas Bronck Academy is a Public school that serves grades 6-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 6 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Jonas Bronck Academy Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 14 reviews. Top