Bronx Academy of Letters

339 Morris Ave, Bronx, NY 10451 | (718) 401-4891
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Student Enrollment: 581
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Joan Sullivan
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 581
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 46.1
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 247 (42.5%)
  • Females: 334 (57.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Bronx Academy of Letters Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black20334.9%
Asian71.2%
Hispanic36963.5%
White20.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Bronx Academy of Letters
  Number Percent
6th Grade6711.5%
7th Grade7312.6%
8th Grade6811.7%
9th Grade8815.1%
10th Grade7312.6%
11th Grade7412.7%
12th Grade6511.2%
Ungraded7312.6%
Graduate & Dropout Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
87.0%
District:
54.0%
Percent of Graduates Earning a Regents Diploma
School:
84.0%
District:
61.0%
State:
83.0%
Percent of Students That Dropped Out
School:
1.0%
District:
5.0%
State:
3.0%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 81-90%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
93.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
1.0%
District:
10.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Without a Valid Teaching Certificate
School:
6.0%
District:
3.0%
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
27.0%
District:
8.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
20.0%
District:
9.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
21.0%
District:
8.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
43.0%
District:
16.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
27.0%
District:
33.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
21.0%
District:
15.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
29.0%
District:
19.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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