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Bronx Early College Academy for Teaching and Learn

Bronx Early College Academy for Teaching and Learn is a coeducational public school for students in grades 6 through 11.

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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

Bronx Early College Academy for Teaching and Learn says

Bronx Early College Academy (BECA) is an International Baccalaureate candidate school for the Diploma Program. Our curriculum meets the needs of highly motivated students through thought-provoking instruction emphasizing international mindedness. In addition to academic coursework, students participate in a range of activities including community service, online learning, field trips, clubs, and the Arts. Through full participation in our program, BECA students will learn the necessary tools to negotiate the complexities of an ever-changing global economy and will gain access to superior post-secondary opportunities.

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Curriculum

iZone School with blended online classrooms, four years of Mathematics, Foreign Language, Community Action Service (CAS), Academic Advisory required; College Now program with Lehman College; Course offerings include: Visual Arts, Film, Theory of Knowledge (TOK)

Program Overview

Program Specialization: Humanities and Interdisciplinary

Available Seats in Freshmen Class: 81

Admission Method: Screened

Entrance Requirements: Review of Attendance & Punctuality

Required Grades

  • Math: 70-100
  • Science: 70-100
  • Social Studies: 70-100
  • English: 70-100

Transportation

Buses: BX1, BX13, BX32, BX35, BX41, BX6

Trains: 4, B, D to 161st St-Yankee Stadium; B, D to 167th 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 continuing 8th graders
  • Then to New York City residents

Important Dates

Regular Application Deadline: December 2

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 494
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
6 85
7 91
8 84
9 78
10 75
11 81

Bronx Early College Academy for Teaching and Learn'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 Bronx Early College Academy for Teaching and Learn's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 17 : 1
Gender 49% Male / 51% Female
Socioeconomic Diversity

84% of students qualify for a free or reduced price school lunch at Bronx Early College Academy for Teaching and Learn.

Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0%
Hispanic/Latino 65%
Black or African American 32%
Asian 3%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Bullying

There were 37 incidents of bullying last year at Bronx Early College Academy for Teaching and Learn, which equals 0.0981 incidents per student.

Extracurriculars

After-school Club Day, Bronx Arts Ensemble, Bronx Works, Chess, Creative Connections, Debate, Learning Leaders, MOUSE Squad, Peer Tutoring Program, Service Club, Student Government, Studio Arts, The Leadership Program
  • Art Club
  • Chess Club
  • Debate
  • Student Government
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