Fordham Leadership Academy

500 East Fordham Rd, Bronx, NY 10458 | (718) 733-5024
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 498
Rating
Not Available

No Reviews Yet
Find Old Friends From Fordham Leadership Academy

Use the form below to search for alumni from Fordham Leadership Academy.

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

School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 498 high school students from grades 9-12
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 500 E Fordham Rd, Bronx, NY 10458
  • Principal or Admin: Richard Bost
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: 498
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 39.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 302 (60.6%)
  • Females: 196 (39.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Fordham Leadership Academy Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.4%
Black18236.5%
Asian132.6%
Hispanic29258.6%
White91.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Fordham Leadership Academy
  Number Percent
9th Grade16432.9%
10th Grade13527.1%
11th Grade7114.3%
12th Grade7715.5%
Ungraded5110.2%
Graduate & Dropout Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
50.0%
District:
64.0%
Percent of Graduates Earning a Regents Diploma
School:
77.0%
District:
71.0%
State:
83.0%
Percent of Students That Dropped Out
School:
3.0%
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:
79.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
16.0%
District:
4.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Without a Valid Teaching Certificate
School:
5.0%
District:
3.0%
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
5.0%
District:
7.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
5.0%
District:
8.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
6.0%
District:
7.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
20.0%
District:
10.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
43.0%
District:
37.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
25.0%
District:
15.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
22.0%
District:
18.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Be The First To Review Fordham Leadership Academy!

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

School Map and Similar Schools Nearby

Click to Activate Map of Nearby School Campuses
Private
Public
This School
Similar Schools Nearby
Knowledge and Power Preparatory Academy International High
9-11 | 295 Students | 0 miles away
Not Yet Rated-
Junior High School 45 Thomas C. Giordano School
6-8 | 1,017 Students | 0.1 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Grace H. Dodge Vocational High School
9-12 | 1,472 Students | 0.4 miles away
Not Yet Rated-
Theatre Arts Production Company School
6-12 | 528 Students | 0.6 miles away
Not Yet Rated
P.S. 3 Raul Julia Micro Society School
PK-9 | 443 Students | 0.7 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Junior High School 118-William W. Niles School
6-8 | 1,152 Students | 0.8 miles away

4.5 out of 5
High School for Teaching & the Professions
9-12 | 485 Students | 0.9 miles away
Not Yet Rated-
International School for Liberal Arts
6-12 | 510 Students | 0.9 miles away
Not Yet Rated
High School of American Studies at Lehman College
9-12 | 352 Students | 1.1 miles away
Not Yet Rated-
University Heights High School
9-12 | 450 Students | 1.1 miles away
Not Yet Rated-

School Community Forum

Join a discussion about Fordham Leadership Academy 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
Kids and Competition
In the backyard, the classroom, the community and while participating in sports and other...
Exciting School Lunch Ideas
Earlier this week I had reason to drop by my grandsons' school at lunch time. While waiting for the...
What to Do when Your Child Hates School
All kids grumble about going to school at one time or another. This is perfectly normal, but what...