University Heights High School

181st and University Ave, Bronx, NY 10453 | (718) 289-5300
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 450
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 450 high school students from grades 9-12
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 181st & University Ave, Bronx, NY 10453
  • Principal or Admin: Hazel Joseph Roseboro
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: 450
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 20.6
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 21.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 182 (40.4%)
  • Females: 268 (59.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
University Heights High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black7917.6%
Asian61.3%
Hispanic35679.1%
White92.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For University Heights High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade12527.8%
10th Grade10022.2%
11th Grade9922.0%
12th Grade9922.0%
Ungraded276.0%
Graduate & Dropout Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
87.0%
District:
64.0%
Percent of Graduates Earning a Regents Diploma
School:
42.0%
District:
71.0%
State:
83.0%
Percent of Students That Dropped Out
School:
1.0%
District:
4.0%
State:
3.0%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
88.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
10.0%
District:
4.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
4.0%
District:
15.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
41.0%
District:
37.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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