Bronx School of Law and Finance (10X284)

99 Terrace View Avenue, Bronx, NY 10463, Bronx
Phone: 718-561-0113
Email: rrodriguez@bxslf.org
Hours: 08:10am - 02:20pm
School Website: https://www.bronxlawandfinance.org/
NYCDOE Website: https://www.myschools.nyc/en/schools/high-school/46851
Quality Snapshot: https://tools.nycenet.edu/snapshot/2022/10X284/HS/
Subway: 1 to Marble Hill-225th St
Bus: Bx1, Bx10, Bx2, Bx20, Bx7, Bx9, BxM1, BxM18, BxM2, M100
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About

We are a school that many know by word of mouth. We enroll siblings, cousins, neighbors, and friends, and we are known for being welcoming and loving. We have a rigorous instructional program, and students select a major in either Law or in Finance. Come visit our Trading Floor or our model Court Room and follow our Instagram page at bxlsf_03 to learn more! As a Future Ready school, the mission of the Bronx School of Law and Finance is to provide students with the necessary skills to pursue employment and/or higher education through the introduction to careers in law and finance"

Academic Highlights: Finance courses (Business Management, Accounting, Financial Planning I and II, Financial Services I and II), Law classes (Criminology, Criminal Justice, Constitutional Law, Trial Practice and Procedures, Forensics), FutureReadyNYC: Business & Finance (Business Operations), College Now classes with Lehman College, CTE track including SYEP and other internships

Other Features: 10th Grade Seats Available, FutureReadyNYC School, Program(s) with 1 GE Applicant Per Seat

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 Art History, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Spanish Language and Culture, AP Statistics, Chemistry (Advanced Science), ELA (College Course [Credited]), Physics (Advanced Science), Social Studies (College Course [Credited]), World Languages (Advanced World Languages)
Languages Offered
Latin, Spanish
Boys PSAL Sports
Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Football, Gymnastics, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Volleyball
Girls PSAL Sports
Basketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Golf, Gymnastics, Handball, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Volleyball
Co-ed PSAL Sports
Golf, Stunt
Other Sports
Bowling, Cheerleading, Cross Country, Flag Football, Golf, Gymnastics, Running Club, Soccer, Track and Field
Activities
Moot Court, Mock Trial, Explorers Club, Gaming Club, Edible Art, Chess Club, Bracelet Making Club, Crochet Club, Homework Help, BIWOCA, Movie Club, Dance Club
Programs
Bronx School of Law and Finance(X28A)
Law & Government

Students will be exposed to law and finance for their first two years. Students will select a major course of study for junior and senior years.

Method:
Requirement:
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.
Priority:
  • (Group 1) Priority to Bronx students or residents
  • (Group 2) Then to New York City residents
Student & Admissions Statistics
School Year
2022-23
2021-22
Total Students Across All Grades
343
315
    Grade 12 Students
86
70
    Grade 11 Students
71
85
    Grade 10 Students
92
70
    Grade 9 Students
94
90
Graduation %
84
83
College %
48
55
Bronx School of Law and Finance (X28A)
GE Applicants / Seats:
SWD Applicants / Seats:

71 / 103 (0.69)
8 / 27 (0.30)
Offers - Waitlist
Survey Summary & Data (2022-23)
Student Responses - 71% responded
Academic Rigor 
  71.57%
Academic Engagement 
  54.75%
Safety 
  74.89%
Bully Prevention 
  68.25%
Inclusivity 
  87.40%
Mental Support 
  67.80%
Environment 
  69.00%
Post-School Support 
  87.11%
Teacher Responses - 51% responded
Academic Rigor 
  92.33%
School Satisfaction 
  95.33%
Student Behavior 
  81.22%
Student Support 
  92.47%
School Leadership 
  98.07%
Instructional Clarity 
  94.20%
Instructional Development 
  90.47%
Post-School Support 
  98.38%
Family Responses - 41% responded
Education 
  96.50%
Teacher Support 
  92.67%
Safety 
  98.67%
School Community 
  87.44%
School Leadership 
  97.82%
Post-School Support 
  95.50%

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

View Full NYC DOE Survey Results:

More information about NYC DOE surveys can be found here: https://www.schools.nyc.gov/about-us/reports/school-quality/nyc-school-survey

Academic Summary & Data (2022-23)
Academic Proficiency
4-Year Grad. %
  87.90%
Avg. CC Regents Score
  54
Avg. Non-CC Regents Score
  44
College Aptitude
CCPC Index
  75.80%
Avg. SAT Math Score
  398
Avg. SAT Read/Write Score
  413
Postsecondary
2-Year College 20.00%
4-Year College 26.00%
Unknown 54.00%

View Full Academic Data:

This data was gathered from the NYC DOE's yearly quality reports. More information can be found here: https://www.schools.nyc.gov/about-us/reports/school-quality

Information on NYS Regents exams can be found here: https://www.nysed.gov/state-assessment/high-school-regents-examinations

School Demographics (2022-23)
Student Population:
Male 46.90%
Female 53.10%
English Language Learners:
  12.80%
Students with IEPs:
  22.20%
Economic Need Index:
  90.20%
Student Ethnicity:
Asian 2.00%
Black 20.10%
Hispanic 74.60%
White 2.30%
Other 1.00%
Teacher Ethnicity:
Hispanic 32.00%
White 36.00%
Other 32.00%
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