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Bronx Studio School for Writers and Artists

Bronx Studio School for Writers and Artists is a coeducational public school for students in grades 6 through 11.

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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 Studio School for Writers and Artists says

Our mission is to provide students of all academic abilities with the intellectual and social tools to lead alert, literacy-rich lives. Our project-based curriculum is designed to prepare students to become globally-minded activists with a sophisticated understanding of the political, cultural, economic and social forces that have shaped their communities and the world around them. Our faculty and partners will work tirelessly to ensure that our school is a learning environment open to all students, regardless of academic ability and that every student is prepared for college and the world beyond. We value academic challenge, social justice, individualization and high-quality teaching.

Curriculum

Advisory, Intensive Reading and Writing Courses

Program Overview

Program Specialization: Humanities and Interdisciplinary

Available Seats in Freshmen Class: 81

Admission Method: Limited unscreened

Transportation

Buses: BX11, BX17, BX19, BX27, BX35, BX4, BX5, BX6

Trains: 6 to Hunts Point Av; 2, 5 to Intervale 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 continuing 8th graders
  • Then to New York City residents who attend an information session
  • Then to New York City residents

Important Dates

Regular Application Deadline: December 2

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 499
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
6 95
7 91
8 75
9 110
10 84
11 43
Ungraded 1

Bronx Studio School for Writers and Artists'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 Studio School for Writers and Artists's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 13 : 1
Gender 44% Male / 56% Female
Socioeconomic Diversity

94% of students qualify for a free or reduced price school lunch at Bronx Studio School for Writers and Artists.

Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0%
Hispanic/Latino 75%
Black or African American 23%
Asian 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Bullying

There were 10 incidents of bullying last year at Bronx Studio School for Writers and Artists, which equals 0.0254 incidents per student.

Extracurriculars

Art Society, Student Council.
  • Art Club
  • Student Government
  • Basketball
  • Volleyball
  • Basketball
  • Volleyball
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