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Marble Hill High School of International Studies

Marble Hill High School of International Studies 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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Overview

Overview

Marble Hill High School of International Studies says

The curriculum of Marble Hill High School for International Studies focuses on international studies, global awareness, and world languages. Our goal is to promote understanding and knowledge of other cultures as we prepare students for the future. The school provides opportunities for international exchange programs to various countries for 10th-12th grade students. We have an international community representing more than 49 countries. Over 40 different languages are spoken by our students. Essential features of the instructional program include inquiry-based learning, required world language instruction, creative arts, technology and portfolio presentations.

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Curriculum

9th: Humanities, ESL and ELA, Integrated Algebra or Geometry (if Algebra Regents was passed in middle school with a grade of 80), Environmental Science, Japanese/Italian or ESL, Advisory, Art, Physical Education(PE); 10th: Humanities, Geometry or Alg2/Trig, Living Environment, Japanese/Italian or ESL, ELA, Advisory, Art, Health, PE; 11th: US History, Trigonometry, US Literature and/or ESL, Chemistry, Foreign Language or ESL, ELA, Electives, SAT Prep, Advisory, Community Service, PE; 12th: Economics, Government, Alg2/Trig or Geometry, Chemistry or Physics, ELA and/or ESL, Senior Seminar, Electives, Community Service, PE, and/or AP Classes; College Now

Programs

Focuses on the study of international connections, cultural exchanges, world languages, world art and music, humanities studies and technology seminars.

Program Specialization: Humanities and Interdisciplinary

Available Seats in Freshmen Class: 54

Admission Method: Screened

Entrance Requirements: Open to English speakers only: not for English Language Learners.

Focuses on international connections, cultural exchanges, world languages, world art and music, humanities.

Program Specialization: Humanities and Interdisciplinary

Available Seats in Freshmen Class: 54

Admission Method: Screened: language

Entrance Requirements: Writing Sample

Transportation

Buses: BX1, BX10, BX7, BX9, M100

Trains: 1 to Marble Hill - 225th 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
  • Then to New York City residents
  • For X43B only: Open only to English Language Learner students living in the United States fewer than 4 years; a) Priority to Bronx students or residents; b)Then to New York City residents

Important Dates

Regular Application Deadline: December 2

Academics

Academics

92% of students graduate from Marble Hill High School of International Studies

Test Scores

1263 Average score for the SAT Composite

Test Section Average Score
SAT Math 435
SAT Verbal 414
SAT Writing 414

NYC Report Card

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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

Marble Hill High School of International Studies received a Silver award from US News in 2013.

  • AP Biology
  • AP Calculus AB
  • AP English Language and Composition
  • AP English Literature and Composition
  • AP Physics B
  • AP Spanish Language and Culture
  • AP Spanish Literature and Culture
  • AP United States History
  • AP World History
  • Japanese
  • Italian
  • English

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 455
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
9 114
10 109
11 133
12 99

Marble Hill High School of International Studies'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 Marble Hill High School of International Studies's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 16 : 1
Gender 47% Male / 53% Female
Socioeconomic Diversity

83% of students qualify for a free or reduced price school lunch at Marble Hill High School of International Studies.

Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 7%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0%
Hispanic/Latino 58%
Black or African American 23%
Asian 11%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1%
Bullying

There were 5 incidents of bullying last year at Marble Hill High School of International Studies, which equals 0.0111 incidents per student.

Extracurriculars

Carnegie Hall Global Encounters Program, Chess, Dance, Drama, DreamYard Prep - Studio Art, Environmental, ESL Immersion Tutoring, Fashion, Filmmaking, Gay/Straight Alliance (GSA), Guitar, Health, Honor Society, Lincoln Center Open Stage Program, Mentoring Programs through Minds Matter and Sponsors for Educational Opportunity (SEO), Morning and after-school: buildOn, National Honor Society, Peer Mediation, Peer Tutoring (mornings), Photography, Principal's Admissions Committee, Saturday Academy, Student Council, Study Hall, Theatre Development Residency Arts Project (RAP) Program, World Dance, Yearbook Committee, Yoga
  • Art Club
  • Chess Club
  • Dance Club
  • Dance Team
  • Drama Club
  • Environmental Club/ Environmental Awareness Association
  • Film Club
  • Honor Society
  • Photography Club
  • Student Government
  • Yearbook
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Bowling
  • Cross Country
  • Football
  • Gymnastics
  • Handball
  • Outdoor Track
  • Soccer
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
  • Basketball
  • Bowling
  • Cross Country
  • Gymnastics
  • Handball
  • Indoor Track
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
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