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Bronx High School of Science is a public school in New York City, NY. It has 3,017 students in grades 9-12. Students score above average on state standardized tests. There have been 414 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

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On Teachers: Some teachers are engaging some aren't Some are helpful some aren't. Some are friendly, some aren't. Most grade consistently some don't

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On Administration & Policies: There is a one cut policy which suspends all privileges to clubs and teams. Unless detention is served all privileges are suspended

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On Health & Safety: Drinking and use of drugs exists however I am unaware of how frequent they are used.

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High School Senior

On Overall Experience: Many parents send their kids to school expecting high grades. However, the course loads is often heavy at times and there are frequent exams which are also difficult. I would still choose this school, however, I would have put more effort in.

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On Food: There are always premade sandwiches, hot lunch, and salad. The food isn't very delicious

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Bronx High School of Science is a public school in New York City, NY. It has 3,017 students in grades 9-12. Students score above average on state standardized tests. There have been 414 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

🔖 About the Academics See more in Academics ...

Graduation Rate

99%

Test Performance

100
Bronx High School of Science performed better than 100% of other schools on New York math and reading standardized tests.

Average standardized
test results

SAT:
2080

Based on 160 students surveyed
Math
710
Verbal
680
Writing
690

ACT:
31

Based on 45 students surveyed
Math
31
English
31
Reading
31
Science
30
All test result data aggregated from users of colleges.niche.com

🏦 Where Students Go See more in Educational Outcomes ...

Student Polls

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 20 responses

  • 22% Student Body
  • 15% The extracurricular activities
  • 13% Freedom
  • 13% Guidance Counselors
  • 11% Campus
  • 11% Prestige
  • 9% The teachers
  • 7% Facilities

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 19 responses

  • 63% Learn how to have time management
  • 26% To know how to handle stress
  • 5% Know the layout of the school
  • 5% Don't get too stressed out!

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 19 responses

  • 53% Intellectual
  • 32% Wolverines
  • 11% Crazy
  • 5% Takes time to get used to

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 17 responses

  • 37% The stress related to the workload
  • 32% The competitiveness
  • 24% Located in a secluded area
  • 8% So many people are fake

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 36 responses

  • 67% Yes
  • 31% Not sure.
  • 3% No

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 19 responses

  • 47% The curriculum
  • 37% The student body
  • 16% Guidance Counselors

About the Students More in Student Culture & Diversity ...

Gender Diversity

Male
57.8%
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Female
42.2%
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Racial Diversity

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Asian
62.0%
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White
26.4%
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Hispanic
8.0%
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African American
3.4%
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Native American
0.2%
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Pacific Islander
0%
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Multiracial
0%