In September 1994, the New York City Department of Education, the Center for Collaborative Education and the Coalition of Essential Schools sponsored the first systemic effort to redesign a large high school in the Bronx. Wings Academy was one of five pioneering small schools resulting from that effort, founded on the premise of helping young people use their minds well. Our primary goal is to develop students' habits of mind, which will encourage respect for lifelong learning, purposefulness and success.
Double periods (90 minutes), Library, Art Studio, Dance Studio, Classes with our Partners, Senior Thesis, College Now, Jose Serrano Leadership Institute, Upward Bound
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Student Teacher Ratio
14 : 1
53% Male / 47% Female
of students qualify for a free or reduced price school lunch at
Percentage of Student Body
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
Black or African American
American Indian or Alaska Native
There were 57 incidents of bullying last year at Wings Academy, which equals 0.1098 incidents per student.
Academic Excursions, Chess, College Trips, Community Service, Debate, Explorers Program, Fit for Life, Journalism, Music, Photography/Art, Saturday School, School Newspaper, Step, Tutorials, Yearbook.