Bronx Health Sciences High School (11X249)

750 Baychester Avenue, Bronx, NY 10475, Bronx
Phone: 718-904-5450
Hours: 08:00am - 02:20pm
Principal: Justine Sharoyan
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Quality Snapshot:
Subway: 5 to Baychester Av
Bus: Bx12, Bx12-SBS, Bx23, Bx25, Bx26, Bx28, Bx30, Bx38, BxM7, Q50
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Bronx Health Sciences High School (BHS) is a safe, friendly, multicultural learning environment whose doors are open to any high school student interested in future Health and Science careers. BHS provides students with learning opportunities through creative, rigorous, engaging and supportive instruction. Our students benefit from many opportunities, including the chance to take multiple AP courses, complete college coursework through our partnership with College Now and the opportunity to take several science based electives such as prosthetics, design and evolution of medicines, scientific inquiry, bioengineering…

Academic Highlights: Bronx Health Sciences High School provides social emotional courses that offer access to college and career readiness. Programs include College Now, Aim High, Council for Unity, Bring Change to Mind, Be Wise and Peer Group Connection (PGC), Bronx Health Sciences High School provides Special Education and ESL Services met within academy classes, Bronx Health Sciences High School provides instructional courses that offer access to college and career readiness. Programs include: Diagnostic Disease Research & Inquiry, Bioengineering, Scientific Inquiry, Anatomy & Physiology, AP African American Studies and Asian American History, Bronx Health Sciences High School's 4 year academy sequence offers endorsed diplomas, access to college credits, CTE Certification and internships, Bronx Health Sciences High School is committed to improving facilities including adding science labs, classrooms with color printers and computer stations, State of the Art planetarium, a state of the art Collider Classroom

Other Features: College Trips, Community School, Community Service Expected, Dress Code, Extended Day, Health Center, Internship Expected, Internships Available, Online Grading System, Orientation, Program(s) with 1 SWD Applicant Per Seat, Student Parent Orientation, Summer Bridge, Summer Internships, Summer Orientation, Uniform

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 Language and Composition, AP Psychology, AP United States Government and Politics, Chemistry (Advanced Science), ELA (College Course [Uncredited]), World Languages (Advanced World Languages)
Languages Offered
Boys PSAL Sports
Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Football, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Volleyball, Wrestling
Girls PSAL Sports
Basketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Volleyball, Wrestling
Co-ed PSAL Sports
Other Sports
Cheerleading, Dance, Fitness Club, Running Club, Soccer, Track and Field, Yoga
Art Club, Arts Beautification Club, Beauty Club, Chess Club, Dance Team, Educators Rising, Science Club, Mouse Squad, Knitting Club, LGBTQ Club, Mindfulness, My Brother's Keeper, National Honor Society, Peer Group Connection, Recycling / Green Team, Senior Committee, Student Council, Theatre Club, Track Club, Video Game Club, Volleyball Club, Yoga/Fitness, softball club, Bring Change to Mind, Anime, Mouse Squad
Bronx Health Sciences High School(X88X)
Health Professions

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 Bronx students or residents
  • (Group 2) Then to New York City residents
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
5 / 40
10 / 66
Attendance %
Graduation %
College %
Total Applicants / Seats
Total Offers
1,075 (183) / 108
1,212 / 108
Bronx Health Sciences High School (X88X)
GE Applicants / Seats:
SWD Applicants / Seats:

162 / 86 (1.88)
21 / 22 (0.95)
Offers - Waitlist
Survey Summary & Data (2022-23)
Student Responses - 57% responded
Academic Rigor 
Academic Engagement 
Bully Prevention 
Mental Support 
Post-School Support 
Teacher Responses - 100% responded
Academic Rigor 
School Satisfaction 
Student Behavior 
Student Support 
School Leadership 
Instructional Clarity 
Instructional Development 
Post-School Support 
Family Responses - 28% 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 29.70%
4-Year College 59.30%
Unknown 11.00%

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

School Demographics (2022-23)
Student Population:
Male 45.70%
Female 54.30%
English Language Learners:
Students with IEPs:
Economic Need Index: 
Student Ethnicity:
Asian 5.70%
Black 49.70%
Hispanic 37.70%
White 1.70%
Other 5.20%
Teacher Ethnicity:
Black 18.50%
White 59.30%
Other 22.20%