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Astor Collegiate Academy

Astor Collegiate Academy is a coeducational public school for students in grades 9 through 12.

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Education Quality
85
Cost Of Living
81
Climate
84
Outcomes
Institution Type: Public Setting: Urban

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Overview

Overview

Astor Collegiate Academy says

We are dedicated to supporting the growth of young adults through an emphasis on academic performance specifically in science, mathematics, and technology, achieved through our four-year study sequence. In partnership with Lehman College, we offer small classes and challenging electives. We provide our students with a well-rounded, diverse science and mathematics curriculum that instills a strong educational foundation, fostering and promoting post-secondary success. By forming real partnerships among students, teachers, and parents/guardians, we help our students become creative, inspirational individuals who value commitment and integrity.

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Curriculum

DNA Detectives (College Now), Contemporary Political Issues (College Now), Fundamentals of Sociology (College Now), General Psychology (College Now), Problems in Philosophy (College Now), Anatomy, Calculus, Classical Civilizations, Environmental Science, Freshman Composition, Forensics, Global Issues, Microbiology, Nutrition, Robotics, Teaching Assistant Internship Program, Zoology, Saturday Regents Preparatory Program, SAT Preparation (TRiO), Freshman Summer Academy (TRiO), College and University Trips.

Program Overview

All students are required to complete 4 years of science and mathematics studies.

Program Specialization: Science and Math

Available Seats in Freshmen Class: 108

Admission Method: Limited unscreened

Transportation

Buses: BX12, BX12-SBS, BX26, BX39, BX8

Trains: 2, 5 to Pelham Pkwy

Finance

Finance

Public schools are supported through local, state, and federal funding, and do not charge tuition to students who attend them.

Admissions

Admissions

Admission Priorities

  • Priority to Bronx students or residents who attend an information session
  • Then to New York City residents who attend an information session
  • Then to Bronx students or residents
  • Then to New York City residents

Important Dates

Regular Application Deadline: December 2

Academics

Academics

72% of students graduate from Astor Collegiate Academy

Test Scores

1169 Average score for the SAT Composite

Test Section Average Score
SAT Math 391
SAT Verbal 387
SAT Writing 391

NYC Report Card

C
Environment
C
Progress
B
Performance
B
Overall Score
C
College and Career Readiness
  • AP English Language and Composition
  • AP English Literature and Composition
  • AP Environmental Science
  • AP Spanish Language and Culture
  • AP Spanish Literature and Culture
  • AP United States History

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 497
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
9 178
10 132
11 107
12 79
Ungraded 1

Astor Collegiate Academy's relatively variable enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing Astor Collegiate Academy's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 17 : 1
Gender 59% Male / 41% Female
Socioeconomic Diversity

79% of students qualify for a free or reduced price school lunch at Astor Collegiate Academy.

Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 12%
Hispanic/Latino 46%
Black or African American 36%
Asian 5%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1%
Bullying

There were 27 incidents of bullying last year at Astor Collegiate Academy, which equals 0.056 incidents per student.

Extracurriculars

Academic Quiz-The Challenge, Lunch and After-School Tutoring Program, Saturday Regents Preparatory Program, University and College Field Trips, Dance and Step Team, Leadership, Jazz Band, Concert Band, Pep Band, Mural Painting, National Honor Society, Peer Mediation, Peer-Tutoring, School Leadership Team, Student Government, Yearbook
  • Band
  • Dance Club
  • Dance Team
  • Honor Society
  • Student Government
  • Yearbook
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Bowling
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Indoor Track
  • Lacrosse
  • Outdoor Track
  • Soccer
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Basketball
  • Bowling
  • Cross Country
  • Gymnastics
  • Indoor Track
  • Outdoor Track
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
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