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Bronx High School Law and Community Services

Bronx High School Law and Community Services is a coeducational public school for students in grades 9 through 12.

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Institution Type: Public Setting: Urban


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Bronx High School Law and Community Services says

Bronx High School for Law and Community Service is a small school whose mission is to provide our students with the individualized attention and academic support they need to become mature, well-educated, successful adults. Our learning community is committed to exposing students to the concepts inherent to the study of criminal justice, law enforcement, and community involvement by providing them with several academic and extracurricular opportunities. We are proud of our numerous partnerships with organizations including Hogan Lovells international law firm, Justice Center, New York Cares, New York Blood Center, Good Shepherd Services, and many more.


College preparation, AP classes, Honors classes, Forensic Science; Civil, Criminal, and Constitutional Law, Army Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps (JROTC), Law Enforcement Academy

Program Overview

Program Specialization: Law & Government

Available Seats in Freshmen Class: 108

Admission Method: Educational option


Buses: BX1, BX12, BX12-SBS, BX15, BX17, BX19, BX22, BX28, BX34, BX41, BX55, BX9

Trains: B, D to Fordham Rd



Public schools are supported through local, state, and federal funding, and do not charge tuition to students who attend them.



Admission Priorities

  • Priority to Bronx students or residents
  • Then to New York City residents

Important Dates

Regular Application Deadline: December 2



47% of students graduate from Bronx High School Law and Community Services

Test Scores

1082 Average score for the SAT Composite

Test Section Average Score
SAT Math 364
SAT Verbal 366
SAT Writing 352

NYC Report Card

Overall Score
College and Career Readiness
  • AP Calculus AB
  • AP English Language and Composition
  • AP English Literature and Composition
  • AP Spanish Language and Culture
  • AP Statistics

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 432
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
9 154
10 143
11 53
12 82
Ungraded 1

Bronx High School Law and Community Services'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 High School Law and Community Services's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 16 : 1
Gender 44% Male / 56% Female
Socioeconomic Diversity

79% of students qualify for a free or reduced price school lunch at Bronx High School Law and Community Services.

Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 2%
Multi-racial 0%
Hispanic/Latino 65%
Black or African American 31%
Asian 0%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1%

There were 14 incidents of bullying last year at Bronx High School Law and Community Services, which equals 0.0333 incidents per student.


SAT Preparation, Women of Strength, Men of Strength, Art Club, Community Service, Intramural Sports, Mock Trial, Moot Court, Peer Mentor Program, Senior Advisement, Teen Battle Chef, Tutoring in all subjects, Work-based Learning Opportunities, Yearbook Production
  • Art Club
  • Community Service
  • Mock Trial
  • Yearbook
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Outdoor Track
  • Swimming
  • Volleyball
  • Outdoor Track
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Volleyball
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