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Mott Hall Bronx High School

Mott Hall Bronx High School is a coeducational public international baccalaureate school for students in grades 9 through 12.

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Education Quality
85
Cost Of Living
72
Climate
85
Outcomes
Institution Type: Public Setting: Urban

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Overview

Overview

Mott Hall Bronx High School says

Mott Hall Bronx High School is one of the few high schools in New York that offers open access to the prestigious International Baccalaureate (IB) Program. The IB Program provides a demanding, internationally recognized high school curriculum that prepares students for college-level work. The program has students engage in learning experiences beyond the typical high school curriculum including community service, an independent research project, and an introductory philosophy course that investigates ways of knowing. Students who earn certificates or the full diploma in the program can earn up to one year of college credit. The school provides a family-like atmosphere where students are challenged and enriched by activities that address their development.

Curriculum

International Baccalaureate (IB) Programme, College 101-401 (targeted college readiness support courses), International travel opportunities through partnerships with buildOn, Summer Search and Global Learning Across Borders (Global LAB); SAT Prep Classes, After-school Tutoring, Saturday School Regents Preparatory Classes, College Planning beginning in 9th grade, small group instruction in 9th and 10th grade Math and ELA classes through Blue Engine, College Bound Initiative (CBI)

Program Overview

Program Specialization: Humanities and Interdisciplinary

Available Seats in Freshmen Class: 87

Admission Method: Limited unscreened

Transportation

Buses: BX11, BX15, BX17, BX21, BX32, BX41

Trains: 2, 5 to 174th St ; 4 to Mt Eden Av ; B, D to 170th St

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

87% of students graduate from Mott Hall Bronx High School

Test Scores

1092 Average score for the SAT Composite

Test Section Average Score
SAT Math 367
SAT Verbal 369
SAT Writing 356

NYC Report Card

B
Environment
C
Progress
A
Performance
B
Overall Score
C
College and Career Readiness

Awards

Mott Hall Bronx High School received a Silver award from US News in 2013.

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 348
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
9 87
10 84
11 89
12 88

Mott Hall Bronx High School'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 Mott Hall Bronx High School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 17 : 1
Gender 45% Male / 55% Female
Socioeconomic Diversity

79% of students qualify for a free or reduced price school lunch at Mott Hall Bronx High School.

Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 1%
Hispanic/Latino 74%
Black or African American 24%
Asian 1%
Bullying

There were 23 incidents of bullying last year at Mott Hall Bronx High School, which equals 0.0642 incidents per student.

Extracurriculars

Art Club, Chess, Drama, Glee Club, Ping-Pong, Homework Help, PSAT and SAT Preparatory Classes, Saturday School, School Newspaper, Student Council, Tutoring, Yearbook, buildOn
  • Art Club
  • Chess Club
  • Drama Club
  • Student Government
  • Student Newspaper
  • Yearbook
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cross Country
  • Indoor Track
  • Outdoor Track
  • Rugby
  • Wrestling
  • Cross Country
  • Double Dutch
  • Indoor Track
  • Outdoor Track
  • Rugby
  • Volleyball
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