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Bronx Center for Science and Mathematics

Bronx Center for Science and Mathematics is a coeducational public school for students in grades 9 through 12.

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

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Overview

Overview

Bronx Center for Science and Mathematics says

The Bronx Center for Science and Mathematics offers a challenging academic program with a concentration in science and mathematics supported by the study of humanities and the integration of technology across the curriculum. Our school will meet the emotional, intellectual and social needs of all students through a strategic support structure consisting of faculty, students, parents and the community. We prepare our students for the world of work and/or college through collaboration with our partners. The foundation of our school rests on Seven Core Virtues that will prepare our students for citizenship: Respect, Integrity, Honor, Excellence, Commitment, Perseverance and Service.

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Curriculum

Advisory, Guidance and College Preparatory, Mentoring, Leadership, Summer Enrichment at universities and colleges, PSAT and SAT Preparatory, Comprehensive After-school Program, Peer Tutoring, Evening School and Summer Institute for Credit Recovery

Program Overview

Program Specialization: Science and Math

Available Seats in Freshmen Class: 108

Admission Method: Limited unscreened

Transportation

Buses: BX11, BX15, BX17, BX21, BX35, BX41

Trains: 2, 5 to Freeman St ; 4, B, D to 170th St ; 6 to Whitlock 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 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

92% of students graduate from Bronx Center for Science and Mathematics

Test Scores

1396 Average score for the SAT Composite

Test Section Average Score
SAT Math 480
SAT Verbal 459
SAT Writing 457

NYC Report Card

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Environment
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Progress
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Performance
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Overall Score
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College and Career Readiness

Awards

Bronx Center for Science and Mathematics received a Silver award from US News in 2013.

  • AP Biology
  • AP Calculus AB
  • AP English Language and Composition
  • AP United States History
  • AP World History

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 444
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
9 132
10 126
11 103
12 83

Bronx Center for Science and Mathematics'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 Bronx Center for Science and Mathematics's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 18 : 1
Gender 46% Male / 54% Female
Socioeconomic Diversity

92% of students qualify for a free or reduced price school lunch at Bronx Center for Science and Mathematics.

Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 1%
Hispanic/Latino 69%
Black or African American 24%
Asian 6%
Bullying

There were 15 incidents of bullying last year at Bronx Center for Science and Mathematics, which equals 0.0355 incidents per student.

Extracurriculars

Band, buildOn, Costume Design, Drama, Homework Help, Math Peer Tutoring, Modern Dance, National Honor Society/Arista, Salsa, School Leadership Team, School Spirit Team, Science Tutoring, Set Design, Soccer, Softball, Student Government, Technology, Yearbook, Yoga
  • Band
  • Dance Club
  • Dance Team
  • Drama Club
  • Honor Society
  • Math Team
  • Student Government
  • Yearbook
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Basketball
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