PROFICIENCY 94% 94% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
41%NEW YORK CITY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRICT #11
42%New York
48%New York

Bronx Health Sciences High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "NEW YORK CITY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRICT #11" in New York, NY. There are a total of 379 students and 18 teachers at Bronx Health Sciences High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 22 to 1. There are a total of 253 free lunch students and 25 reduced lunch students.

Bronx Health Sciences High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 93.5%, which is 94% higher than the New York average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students379
Teachers18
Student/Teacher ratio22:1
Free lunch253
Reduced lunch25

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Bronx Health Sciences High School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All90-94%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School90-94%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All>= 95%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School>= 95%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

AreaVibes $2,500 School Review Scholarship

At AreaVibes, we believe that education is the key to our children’s future. To show our support and to contribute to the nation’s future generation of students, we are offering educational scholarship awards.

Learn more about the scholarship

Bronx Health Sciences High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictNew YorkNational
Caucasian n/a n/a 64.4% 51.1%
African American n/a n/a 13.3% 15.9%
Asian n/a n/a 4.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino n/a n/a 15.2% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan n/a n/a 0.6% 1.2%
Hawaiian n/a n/a 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial n/a n/a 2.0% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Benjamin Turner Middle School9%1.5Mount Vernon, NY
Rebecca Turner Elementarytnary School10%1.6Mount Vernon, NY
Prospect Hill School65%1.7Pelham Manor, NY
Cecil H Parker School17%1.8Mount Vernon, NY
Edward Williams School6%2.0Mount Vernon, NY
Siwanoy School75%2.1Pelham Manor, NY
Pelham Middle School66%2.3Pelham, NY
Graham School11%2.3Mount Vernon, NY
Pelham Memorial High School95%2.3Pelham, NY
Thornton High School92%2.4Mount Vernon, NY
Colonial School70%2.4Pelham, NY
Grimes School12%2.4Mount Vernon, NY

New York demographics profile

StatisticNew YorkNew YorkNational
Population8,461,96119,697,457318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)28,17335991
Median age35.938.237.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)46%52%55%
Speak English51%70%79%
Speak Spanish24%15%13%

Education level achieved in New York

IndexNew YorkNew YorkNational
Completed 8th grade79.1%83.5%84.3%
Completed high school77.1%82.1%83.0%
Completed some college56.8%59.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree42.6%43.4%38.5%
Completed bachelors36.2%34.7%30.3%
Completed masters14.9%15.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.5%4.2%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.5%1.5%1.3%
Write a school review about Bronx Health Sciences High School Tell people what you like or don't like about Bronx Health Sciences High School…
Review Bronx Health Sciences High School
Overall rating Rollover stars and click to rate
Rate the following Rollover bars and click to rate
Academics0/10
Teachers0/10
Administration0/10
Sports0/10
Facilities0/10
Reason for reporting
Source: The Bronx Health Sciences High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.