Health Opportunities High School (07X670)

350 Gerard Avenue, Bronx, NY 10451, Bronx
Phone: 718-401-1826
Hours: 08:00am - 02:50pm
Principal: Andrew Clayman
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Subway: 2 to 149th St-Grand Concourse; 3 to 145th St; 4, 5 to 138th St; 6 to 138th St-3rd Ave
Bus: Bx1, Bx13, Bx19, Bx2, Bx21, Bx32, Bx33, M1, M102, M125, M7
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Health Opportunities High School (HOP) provides students with exposure to a challenging curriculum that prepares students to pursue a wide range of health-related professions. Partnerships with Lincoln Hospital, CUNY Hostos Community College, the Bronx Health Action Center and The New Jewish Home allow students to earn industry accreditation in many different health fields such as Certified Nursing Assistant, Phlebotomy, Pharmacy Technician and Emergency Medical Technician. HOP also offers a bilingual program so that students can graduate with the NYS Seal of Biliteracy as fully bilingual in English and Spanish. Our school is a FutureReadyNYC school offering the best of college and career exploration and preparation in Healthcare - one of the fastest growing and highest paid industries in our city We’ll prepare you for work in any field, not just healthcare. Students will explore a range of careers, acquire 21st century employability skills including financial literacy, earn paid work- based learning opportunities and early college credits and credentials, engage in 1-1 advising and will graduate prepared for college and/or careers in NYCs growing healthcare industry.

Academic Highlights: FutureReadyNYC: Healthcare (Pre-Nursing)

Other Features: College Trips, Community School, Community Service Expected, Dress Code, Extended Day Program, FutureReadyNYC School, Health Center, Internship Expected, Internships Available, Online Grading System, Orientation, Summer Bridge, Summer Internships, Summer Orientation, Weekend Programs

School Features:

  • Offers 10th Grade Seats
  • School whose primary location is co-located with another school

AP Courses, Languages & Sports
AP Courses
Algebra II (Advanced Math), AP Computer Science Principles, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Spanish Language and Culture, AP United States Government and Politics, Chemistry (Advanced Science), World Languages (Advanced World Languages)
Languages Offered
Boys PSAL Sports
Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Fencing, Outdoor Track, Table Tennis
Girls PSAL Sports
Basketball, Cross Country, Fencing, Flag Football, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, Softball, Table Tennis, Volleyball
Co-ed PSAL Sports
Other Sports
Cheerleading, Flag Football, Wrestling, Judo, Table Tennis
Photography Club, Dance Club, Cat Rock, Chills, Recycling, GSA, Music/Choir, Science Club, Debate Club, Love Thyself , Boy 2 Men Video Gaming, NYPD Explorers, Year Book Club, Peer Tutoring Program, GCD Jewish Home, College Now, Internship Programs
Health Opportunities High School(X71A)
Health Professions, Humanities & Interdisciplinary

Ed. Opt. programs admit students across all academic levels. Students are grouped into Low, Middle, and High categories based on a composite of their academic data. One-third of offers are made to students in each category.
  • (Group 1) Open to New York City residents
Bilingual Health Careers Pathway(X71B)
Health Professions

Our bilingual health careers pathway program will result in students who receive health career industry credentials and the NYS Seal of Biliteracy, testifying to their bilingualism, biliteracy and work readiness. This will make them extremely competitive applicants for college and the workforce.

Ed. Opt. programs admit students across all academic levels. Students are grouped into Low, Middle, and High categories based on a composite of their academic data. One-third of offers are made to students in each category.
  • (Group 1) Priority to New York City residents who are English Language Learners and/or whose home language is Spanish for up to 50% of the seats
Student & Admissions Statistics
School Year
Total Students Across All Grades
    Grade 12 Students
    Grade 11 Students
    Grade 10 Students
    Grade 9 Students
Avg. Class Size
Complaints / Suspensions
7 / 29
16 / 24
Attendance %
Graduation %
College %
Total Applicants / Seats
Total Offers
383 (28) / 75
349 / 75
Bilingual Health Careers Pathway (X71B)
GE Applicants / Seats:
SWD Applicants / Seats:

0 / 0 (0.00)
0 / 0 (0.00)
Health Opportunities High School (X71A)
GE Applicants / Seats:
SWD Applicants / Seats:

24 / 59 (0.41)
4 / 16 (0.25)
Offers - Waitlist
Survey Summary & Data (2022-23)
Student Responses - 71% responded
Academic Rigor 
Academic Engagement 
Bully Prevention 
Mental Support 
Post-School Support 
Teacher Responses - 83% responded
Academic Rigor 
School Satisfaction 
Student Behavior 
Student Support 
School Leadership 
Instructional Clarity 
Instructional Development 
Post-School Support 
Family Responses - 69% responded
Teacher Support 
School Community 
School Leadership 
Post-School Support 

Note: Yellow bars indicate city-wide averages for the associated category

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This data was gathered from the NYC DOE's yearly school surveys:

Academic Summary & Data (2022-23)
Academic Proficiency
4-Year Grad. %
Avg. CC Regents Score
Avg. Non-CC Regents Score
College Aptitude
CCPC Index
Avg. SAT Math Score
Avg. SAT Read/Write Score
2-Year College 27.90%
4-Year College 24.00%
Other Postsecondary 1.90%
Unknown 46.20%

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This data was gathered from the NYC DOE's yearly quality reports:

School Demographics (2022-23)
Student Population:
Male 39.90%
Female 60.10%
English Language Learners:
Students with IEPs:
Economic Need Index: 
Student Ethnicity:
Black 34.50%
Hispanic 61.40%
Other 4.10%
Teacher Ethnicity:
Hispanic 22.70%
White 31.80%
Other 45.50%