World View High School (10X353)

100 West Mosholu Parkway South, Bronx, NY 10468, Bronx
Phone: 718-601-0391
Email: info@worldviewhs.org
Hours: 09:03am - 03:23pm
School Website: https://www.worldviewhs.org/
NYCDOE Website: https://www.myschools.nyc/en/schools/high-school/44216
Quality Snapshot: https://tools.nycenet.edu/snapshot/2022/10X353/HS/
Subway: 4 to Mosholu Parkway; B, D to Bedford Park Blvd
Bus: Bx1, Bx10, Bx16, Bx2, Bx22, Bx25, Bx26, Bx28, Bx3, BxM3, BxM4
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About

World View High School (WVHS) is a college preparatory school with a primary focus on mathematics and the sciences. All students have the opportunity to start taking college-level classes in the 10th grade through the College Now program. All students are required to take at least one Advanced Placement (AP) and/or College Now class prior to graduation. WVHS utilizes project-based learning and end of semester portfolio presentations to prepare students for college and careers. Students build rigorous research and evidence-based skills while fostering their social and emotional growth as a member of an increasingly global community. School-based trips/activities provide a variety of opportunities for students to explore learning outside the classroom. Additionally, students are able to participate in over 20 different PSAL sports. WVHS staff guide students through mentoring and advisory classes to ensure academic and personal success on their path towards becoming leaders in the school community and the world beyond.

Academic Highlights: College Preparatory School, CUNY College Now courses available starting in 10th grade, Experiential learning opportunities including domestic and International trips, World Languages offered, AP for All school - AP Capstone Diploma available

Other Features: College Trips, Community School, Community Service Expected, Dress Code, Health Center, Internships Available, LYFE (Living For The Young Family Through Education), Online Grading System, Orientation, Program(s) with 2 SWD Applicants Per Seat, Saturday Programs, Student Parent Orientation, Summer Bridge, Uniform

English Language Learner Programs: Transitional Bilingual Education: Spanish

School Features:

  • School whose primary location is co-located with another school

AP Courses, Languages & Sports
AP Courses
Algebra II (Advanced Math), AP English Literature and Composition, AP Environmental Science, AP Research, AP Seminar, AP Spanish Language and Culture, AP United States History, Arts (College Course [Credited]), Calculus (Advanced Math), Chemistry (Advanced Science), ELA (College Course [Credited]), Other (College Course [Credited]), Physics (Advanced Science), Science (College Course [Credited]), Social Studies (College Course [Credited]), World Languages (Advanced World Languages)
Languages Offered
Spanish
ELL Programs
Transitional Bilingual Education: Spanish
Boys PSAL Sports
Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Football, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Volleyball, Wrestling
Girls PSAL Sports
Basketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Flag Football, Gymnastics, Handball, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Volleyball
Co-ed PSAL Sports
Cricket
Activities
German, Japanese, Spanish, Debate, Business, Intro to Computer Science, Health, Anatomy, Criminal Justice, Forensic Science, Nutrition, Fitness/Weightlifting, Psychology, Journalism, Creative Writing, Current Events, Graphic Design, Film Studies, History through Film, Art History, Personal Finance, etc. Green Team, El Club de Lectura, Wellness Club, Bring Change to Mind, Origami Club, Travel Club, Multicultural Club, Board Games Club, Crochet Club, Student Government, Debate Team, Literary Arts Magazine, Poetry Club, Video Game Club, etc.
Programs
World View High School(X89A)
Science & Math

This program is for any student who is interested in a well-rounded education that prepares them for college and careers. We provide a learning environment that fosters critical thinking, which helps students develop well-informed and independent global perspectives. Our program seeks to ensure that our graduates are qualified, competitive and confident for the ever-changing future.

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
Spanish Transitional Bilingual(X89B)
Science & Math

This program focuses on English acquisition with a special interest in math and science. The program is designed for Spanish-speaking immigrant students who have been in the United States for less than four years.

Method:
Requirement:
Students are ranked by the school based on English proficiency and/or home language. Offers are made in priority group and rank order. See program details for more information
Priority:
  • (Group 1) Open to New York City residents
Student & Admissions Statistics
School Year
2022-23
2021-22
Total Students Across All Grades
624
584
    Grade 12 Students
130
135
    Grade 11 Students
141
141
    Grade 10 Students
155
145
    Grade 9 Students
198
163
Graduation %
96
100
College %
59
75
Spanish Transitional Bilingual (X89B)
GE Applicants / Seats:
SWD Applicants / Seats:

49 / 20 (2.45)
2 / 5 (0.40)
Offers - Waitlist
World View High School (X89A)
GE Applicants / Seats:
SWD Applicants / Seats:

210 / 99 (2.12)
53 / 26 (2.04)
Offers - Waitlist
Survey Summary & Data (2022-23)
Student Responses - 67% responded
Academic Rigor 
  81.86%
Academic Engagement 
  68.58%
Safety 
  83.11%
Bully Prevention 
  77.13%
Inclusivity 
  91.70%
Mental Support 
  77.50%
Environment 
  74.91%
Post-School Support 
  87.11%
Teacher Responses - 68% responded
Academic Rigor 
  83.33%
School Satisfaction 
  77.50%
Student Behavior 
  59.33%
Student Support 
  84.33%
School Leadership 
  72.40%
Instructional Clarity 
  81.20%
Instructional Development 
  80.94%
Post-School Support 
  92.38%
Family Responses - 24% responded
Education 
  97.38%
Teacher Support 
  91.33%
Safety 
  97.33%
School Community 
  87.78%
School Leadership 
  96.18%
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. %
  96.20%
Avg. CC Regents Score
  56
Avg. Non-CC Regents Score
  43
College Aptitude
CCPC Index
  97.00%
Avg. SAT Math Score
  431
Avg. SAT Read/Write Score
  428
Postsecondary
2-Year College 15.90%
4-Year College 60.00%
Other Postsecondary 1.40%
Unknown 22.70%

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 53.20%
Female 46.80%
English Language Learners:
  27.20%
Students with IEPs:
  18.40%
Economic Need Index:
  88.70%
Student Ethnicity:
Asian 4.60%
Black 17.80%
Hispanic 71.30%
White 1.90%
Other 4.40%
Teacher Ethnicity:
Hispanic 35.40%
White 47.90%
Other 16.70%
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