Bronx Leadership Academy High School

1710 Webster Ave, Bronx, NY 10457 | (718) 299-4274
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 658
Rating
Not Available

3 out of 5 | 1 Review
Find Old Friends From Bronx Leadership Academy High School

Use the form below to search for alumni from Bronx Leadership Academy High School.

First Name:
Last Name:
Graduation Year
Powered by Classmates.com®

School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 658 high school students from grades 9-12
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Kenneth Gaskins
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: 658
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 34.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 279 (42.4%)
  • Females: 379 (57.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Bronx Leadership Academy High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.3%
Black28343.0%
Asian71.1%
Hispanic36255.0%
White40.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Bronx Leadership Academy High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade16825.5%
10th Grade14722.3%
11th Grade13620.7%
12th Grade13620.7%
Ungraded7110.8%
Graduate & Dropout Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
68.0%
District:
64.0%
Percent of Graduates Earning a Regents Diploma
School:
70.0%
District:
67.0%
State:
83.0%
Percent of Students That Dropped Out
School:
7.0%
District:
4.0%
State:
3.0%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 81-90%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
84.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
2.0%
District:
6.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Without a Valid Teaching Certificate
School:
3.0%
District:
4.0%
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
8.0%
District:
10.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
7.0%
District:
12.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
5.0%
District:
10.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
18.0%
District:
16.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
41.0%
District:
32.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
12.0%
District:
21.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
7.0%
District:
28.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Overall Rating: 3

3
3 out of 5 | 1 Review
The Overall Rating is the school's average rating from parents, students, school faculty and staff. The highest rating is five apples and the lowest is one apple.

Share Your Review About This School

Rate This School
Suggested Topics for Reviews
  • Principal leadership and staff
  • Overall ranking and student achievement
  • Teacher involvement and guidance
  • Extracurricular activities and sports
  • Classroom, building and playground safety
  • School homework load appropriateness
Enter Your Review Below
Enter Your Email Below
Reviews Containing the Following Will Not Be Accepted
  • Offensive or innappropriate comments, including allegations of criminal behavior
  • Names of individuals (faculty, staff, teachers, or students)
I am a and Accept the Terms of Use

1 review for Bronx Leadership Academy High School

  • Reviewed by Student on August 06, 2009
  • Rating: 3 (3 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i went to this school and "loved".

School Map and Similar Schools Nearby

Click to Activate Map of Nearby School Campuses
Private
Public
This School
Similar Schools Nearby
Validus Preparatory Academy
9-12 | 409 Students | 0.3 miles away
Not Yet Rated-
Leadership Institute School
9-12 | 296 Students | 0.3 miles away
Not Yet Rated-
Dreamyard Preparatory School
9-12 | 366 Students | 0.4 miles away
Not Yet Rated-
Junior High School 117 Joseph H. Wade
6-8 | 802 Students | 0.5 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Junior High School 118-William W. Niles School
6-8 | 1,152 Students | 0.6 miles away

4.5 out of 5
Bronx Center for Science and Mathematics School
9-12 | 430 Students | 0.7 miles away

5 out of 5
-
Frederick Douglas Academy Iii Secondary School
6-12 | 589 Students | 0.7 miles away
Not Yet Rated
P.S. 3 Raul Julia Micro Society School
PK-9 | 443 Students | 0.7 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Academy for Language and Technology
9-11 | 302 Students | 0.8 miles away
Not Yet Rated-
Explorations Academy
9-12 | 362 Students | 0.8 miles away
Not Yet Rated-

School Community Forum

Join a discussion about Bronx Leadership Academy High School and talk to others in the community including students, parents, teachers, and administrators.

Popular Discussion Topics
  • Admissions and Registration Questions (e.g. Dress Code and Discipline Policy)
  • School Calendar and Upcoming Events (e.g. Graduation)
  • After School Programs, Extracurricular Activities, and Athletics (e.g. Football)
  • News and Announcements (e.g. Yearbook and Class Supply List Details)
  • Graduate and Alumni Events (e.g. Organizing Class Reunions)
blog comments powered by Disqus
Navigation
Rankings
Nearby Cities
Sponsored Links
K-12 Articles
Is Your Child's Teacher a Bully?
We've all heard about kids being bullied by peers. Kids taunt, tease, pull hair, shove and push...
Assisting Students to Overcome Test Anxiety
Every human copes with anxiety at one time or another. It is a basic emotion that we feel when...
Middle School Homework and Study Habits
The report cards came home and you're disappointed with your child's scores. You know he has the...