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Archimedes Academy for Math, Science and Technology

Archimedes Academy for Math, Science and Technology is a coeducational public school for students in grades 6 through 10.

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Education Quality
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Cost Of Living
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Climate
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Institution Type: Public Setting: Urban

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Overview

Overview

Archimedes Academy for Math, Science and Technology says

Our school provides a challenging and innovative education focused on math, science and the integration of technology into all subject areas. Our classes feature inquiry and project-based curricula and use of remote response systems. Our non-traditional Physical Education classes expose students to experiences that they otherwise might never have. Our students are grouped into 4 Houses which are divided into smaller single-gender Advisory groups led by a faculty advisor. Although classes change, students remain with their House and advisor until graduation. Our students graduate with the knowledge they need in math, science and technology applications to succeed in today's digital society.

Curriculum

Integrated use of technology in all disciplines, College-level courses in grades 11-12 through Syracuse University Project Advance (SUPA), Physical Education classes (Ballroom Dancing, Latin Dancing, Fitness, Boxing, Lacrosse). We are now part of iLearn and have a full range of Aventa online courses available to our students.

Program Overview

Program Specialization: Science and Math

Available Seats in Freshmen Class: 96

Admission Method: Limited unscreened

Transportation

Buses: BX22, BX27, BX36, BX39, BX5

Trains: 6 to Castle Hill Av

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 continuing 8th graders
  • Then 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

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 499
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
6 100
7 107
8 83
9 104
10 103
Ungraded 2

Archimedes Academy for Math, Science and Technology's relatively even 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 Archimedes Academy for Math, Science and Technology's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 13 : 1
Gender 62% Male / 38% Female
Socioeconomic Diversity

77% of students qualify for a free or reduced price school lunch at Archimedes Academy for Math, Science and Technology.

Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0%
Hispanic/Latino 60%
Black or African American 35%
Asian 3%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Bullying

There were 43 incidents of bullying last year at Archimedes Academy for Math, Science and Technology, which equals 0.1062 incidents per student.

Extracurriculars

After-school Tutoring, Book Club, Cheer Team, Hip-Hop Dance, Peer Mediation, Robotics Team, Saturday Academy, Science Olympiad, Student Council, Talent Show, Youth & Government Team
  • Dance Club
  • Dance Team
  • Robotics
  • Student Government
  • Basketball
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