Bronx Health Sciences High School

750 Baychester Ave, Bronx, NY 10475 | (718) 862-4406
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 308
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 308 high school students from grades 9-12
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Miriam Rivas
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: 308
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 22.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 101 (32.8%)
  • Females: 207 (67.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Bronx Health Sciences High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian41.3%
Black14547.1%
Asian185.8%
Hispanic13945.1%
White20.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Bronx Health Sciences High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade9330.2%
10th Grade7223.4%
11th Grade6721.8%
12th Grade5718.5%
Ungraded196.2%
Graduate & Dropout Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
92.0%
District:
60.0%
Percent of Graduates Earning a Regents Diploma
School:
98.0%
District:
66.0%
State:
83.0%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 71-80%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
89.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
4.0%
District:
5.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
5.0%
District:
8.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
36.0%
District:
39.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
5.0%
District:
12.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
9.0%
District:
7.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
7.0%
District:
9.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
5.0%
District:
7.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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