Bronx Health Sciences High School

4/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
37
Grades
9-12
Students
379
Type
Public
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Academics
2/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

Very concerning:

Test scores at this school fall far below the state average. This means that students at this school are not performing at grade level.


Parent tips

Ask the school what it’s doing to help students who are behind. Understand what on-track learning looks like, and explore higher-performing schools in your area to find the best opportunities for your child to succeed.


NY State Common Core Regents Exam
Algebra I
2%
State avg: 31%
Geometry
0%
State avg: 22%
English
47%
State avg: 66%
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7/10
College readiness
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A promising sign:

This school is above the state average in key measures of college and career readiness.

Even at schools with strong college and career readiness, there may be students who are not getting the opportunities they need to succeed.


Parent tip

Ask the school what it’s doing to help all students succeed in advanced classes and prepare for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
96%
State avg: 78%
AP course participation
0%
State avg: 17%
Equity
Environment
Students
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Black
52%
Hispanic
34%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander
8%
White
3%
Two or more races
2%
American Indian/Alaska Native
1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
17 :1
State avg: 13 :1
Students per counselor
170 :1
State avg: 385 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
5%
State avg: 8%
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Neighborhood
750 Baychester Avenue
Bronx, NY 10475
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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