High School for Excellence

1100 Boston Rd, Bronx, NY 10456 | (718) 860-1385
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 447
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 447 high school students from grades 9-12
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Wade Fuller
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: 447
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 27.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 237 (53.0%)
  • Females: 210 (47.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
High School for Excellence Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.4%
Black17639.4%
Asian--
Hispanic26659.5%
White30.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For High School for Excellence
  Number Percent
9th Grade9120.4%
10th Grade10924.4%
11th Grade8619.2%
12th Grade8318.6%
Ungraded7817.4%
Graduate & Dropout Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
58.0%
District:
64.0%
Percent of Graduates Earning a Regents Diploma
School:
52.0%
District:
67.0%
State:
83.0%
Percent of Students That Dropped Out
School:
10.0%
District:
4.0%
State:
3.0%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 81-90%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
13.0%
District:
6.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Without a Valid Teaching Certificate
School:
4.0%
District:
4.0%
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
7.0%
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:
10.0%
District:
10.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
11.0%
District:
16.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
37.0%
District:
32.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
13.0%
District:
21.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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