Christopher Columbus High School

925 Astor Ave, Bronx, NY 10469 | (718) 944-3400
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,399
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 1,399 high school students from grades 9-12
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Lisa Fuentes
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: 1,399
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 77.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 790 (56.5%)
  • Females: 609 (43.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Christopher Columbus High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian151.1%
Black50836.3%
Asian846.0%
Hispanic65046.5%
White14210.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Christopher Columbus High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade36225.9%
10th Grade35525.4%
11th Grade20514.7%
12th Grade20214.4%
Ungraded27519.7%
Graduate & Dropout Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
41.0%
District:
60.0%
Percent of Graduates Earning a Regents Diploma
School:
42.0%
District:
66.0%
State:
83.0%
Percent of Students That Dropped Out
School:
9.0%
District:
4.0%
State:
3.0%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 61-70%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
81.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
13.0%
District:
5.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
8.0%
District:
8.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
55.0%
District:
39.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
13.0%
District:
12.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
44.0%
District:
17.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
2.0%
District:
7.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
3.0%
District:
9.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
3.0%
District:
7.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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