Bronx High School of Business (09X412)

240 East 172 Street, Bronx, NY 10457, Bronx
Phone: 718-410-4060
Hours: 08:20am - 03:10pm
Principal: Alice Bajana Vega
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Subway: 4 to Mt Eden Av; B, D to 170th St
Bus: Bx1, Bx11, Bx15, Bx18A, Bx18B, Bx2, Bx32, Bx35, Bx41, Bx41-SBS, BxM4
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At BHSB our objective is to ensure that students are held to high expectations while also providing the flexibility and support needed so that students meet their academic and socio-emotional goals. We are a small learning community where our mission is to build a strong nurturing community through teamwork, communication, and support that will empower future leaders. We strive to instill our core values of Leadership, Integrity, and Tenacity into our students. Leadership - We are leaders and take charge of our learning by being well-informed about our progress, are aware of our socio-emotional needs, and self-advocate. We think positively and proactively and are solution-oriented. We listen and we learn from others. We are inclusive and embrace diversity to avoid limiting our potential for growth. Integrity - We demonstrate that we hold ourselves to high standards and principles. We are trustworthy and value honesty and openness. We respect ourselves and others at all times, no matter where we are or who is watching. We hold ourselves accountable and take responsibility for our actions, both good and bad. Tenacity - We are determined to face challenges and persevere. We strive against all odds to succeed and to reach new heights of excellence.

Academic Highlights: New for 2023-2024, we will be offering literacy interventions and acceleration for all incoming Grade 9 students., Career Development course where students will have the opportunity to earn a nationally recognized work learning credential., Students have the opportunity to earn college credits while in high school through various partnerships at no cost to the student., We will be offering new Computer Science courses, including Intro to Python, Computer Science, Music courses offered where students learn Music production and will also be learning how to play guitar.

Other Features: 10th Grade Seats Available, College Trips, Community School, Health Center, Internships Available, LYFE (Living For The Young Family Through Education), Online Grading System, Orientation, Program(s) with 1 GE Applicant Per Seat, Program(s) with 1 SWD Applicant Per Seat, Saturday Programs, Student Parent Orientation, Summer Bridge, Summer Orientation, Summer Session

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 English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Environmental Science, AP Spanish Language and Culture, AP United States History, Chemistry (Advanced Science), ELA (College Course [Credited]), Social Studies (College Course [Credited]), World Languages (Advanced World Languages)
Languages Offered
Boys PSAL Sports
Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Volleyball, Wrestling
Girls PSAL Sports
Basketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, Softball, Volleyball
Other Sports
Cheerleading, Dance
Gaming Club, Yearbook Club, Fashion Club, Foreign Exchange Club, Art Club, Sports Club, Basketball Morning Club, AP Support, Japanese Club, Film Club, Photography, Cosmetology
Bronx High School of Business(X55A)

Through a focus on business administration and entrepreneurship, students prepare for success at competitive colleges and universities.

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
75X469 D75 Inclusion Program at Bronx High School of Business(X75U)

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
23 / 49
27 / 37
Attendance %
Graduation %
College %
Total Applicants / Seats
Total Offers
740 (73) / 133
656 / 138
75X469 D75 Inclusion Program at Bronx High School of Business (X75U)
GE Applicants / Seats:
SWD Applicants / Seats:

0 / 0 (0.00)
0 / 0 (0.00)
Bronx High School of Business (X55A)
GE Applicants / Seats:
SWD Applicants / Seats:

47 / 86 (0.55)
22 / 22 (1.00)
Offers - Waitlist
Survey Summary & Data (2022-23)
Student Responses - 85% responded
Academic Rigor 
Academic Engagement 
Bully Prevention 
Mental Support 
Post-School Support 
Teacher Responses - 96% responded
Academic Rigor 
School Satisfaction 
Student Behavior 
Student Support 
School Leadership 
Instructional Clarity 
Instructional Development 
Post-School Support 
Family Responses - 15% 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 27.80%
4-Year College 22.30%
Unknown 49.90%

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

School Demographics (2022-23)
Student Population:
Male 59.20%
Female 40.80%
English Language Learners:
Students with IEPs:
Economic Need Index: 
Student Ethnicity:
Asian 0.70%
Black 27.20%
Hispanic 69.20%
White 1.30%
Other 1.60%
Teacher Ethnicity:
Black 26.70%
Hispanic 33.30%
White 33.30%
Other 6.70%