Bronx Academy of Health Careers (11X290)

800 East Gun Hill Road, Bronx, NY 10467, Bronx
Phone: 718-696-3340
Email: pseminario@schools.nyc.gov
Hours: 08:12am - 02:31pm
School Website: https://www.bxahc.org
NYCDOE Website: https://www.myschools.nyc/en/schools/high-school/44335
Quality Snapshot: https://tools.nycenet.edu/snapshot/2022/11X290/HS/
Subway: 2, 5 to Gun Hill Rd
Bus: Bx28, Bx30, Bx38, Bx39, Bx41, Bx41-SBS, Bx8, BxM11
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About

Our mission is to support students in becoming competent, self-confident, and responsible global citizens who are ready to participate productively in our democratic society. As a college preparatory high school, we are committed to providing the best opportunities for academic and social growth for all of our students. In keeping with our health theme, BAHC exposes students to a variety of health professions to help them make informed career choices. All our students take the Mentoring in Medicine courses. BAHC students work towards receiving their Advanced Regents Diploma. All students must take three years of foreign language, four years of math, four years of science, and AP courses.Presently, BAHC is a CUNY College Now, AP for All, Peer Group Connection, Restorative Justice, and College Access for All school which allows students to have fun while earning college credits during high school. Many of our students graduate with a semester of college credit! Our students go on a variety of fun trips and overnight college trips! Our students dress for success while in school. Please visit our school website at www.bxahc.org.

Other Features: 10th Grade Seats Available, Program(s) with 1 GE Applicant Per Seat, Program(s) with 1 SWD 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 Biology, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Environmental Science, Arts (College Course [Credited]), Chemistry (Advanced Science), ELA (College Course [Credited]), ELA (College Course [Uncredited]), Math (College Course [Credited]), Other (College Course [Credited]), Science (College Course [Credited]), Social Studies (College Course [Credited]), World Languages (Advanced World Languages)
Languages Offered
Spanish
Boys PSAL Sports
Basketball, Cross Country, Football, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Swimming
Girls PSAL Sports
Basketball, Cross Country, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, Softball, Swimming, Volleyball
Other Sports
Soccer, Swimming, Track and Field, football, baseball, softball,Cheerleading, Dance, Soccer, Step
Activities
AfterSchool Tutoring, Saturday School, Lunch and Learn Tutoring, PM School Tutoring, National Honor Society, Duro Work Force, College Now, ExpandEd, Peer Mediation, Year Book Squad, Student Government, Beacon Program, Peer Group Connection, Multicultural Club, Talent Show, Multicultural Show, Dance Team, Cheerleading, Step Team, PSAL, School Sports Teams, Moonshot Program, SYEP, and College Trips/Internships
Programs
Bronx Academy of Health Careers(X22A)
Health Professions

BAHC students must take four years of Science and Mathematics! Honor Programs and AP courses are offered to qualifying students. Students may begin taking college courses in the 10th grade through our CUNY College Now program. All students pursue an Advanced Regents Diploma. Student electives are in the math and sciences. Through our College Access for All program, our students have attended Princeton, NYC, and Fordham Univ. on full scholarships!

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
352
363
    Grade 12 Students
62
69
    Grade 11 Students
87
84
    Grade 10 Students
90
98
    Grade 9 Students
113
112
Graduation %
89
92
College %
64
56
Bronx Academy of Health Careers (X22A)
GE Applicants / Seats:
SWD Applicants / Seats:

77 / 86 (0.90)
18 / 22 (0.82)
Offers - Waitlist
Survey Summary & Data (2022-23)
Student Responses - 83% responded
Academic Rigor 
  72.57%
Academic Engagement 
  60.83%
Safety 
  67.22%
Bully Prevention 
  63.13%
Inclusivity 
  86.30%
Mental Support 
  70.70%
Environment 
  69.09%
Post-School Support 
  82.67%
Teacher Responses - 88% responded
Academic Rigor 
  88.33%
School Satisfaction 
  90.50%
Student Behavior 
  72.22%
Student Support 
  92.73%
School Leadership 
  91.60%
Instructional Clarity 
  93.80%
Instructional Development 
  93.41%
Post-School Support 
  95.00%
Family Responses - 59% responded
Education 
  93.38%
Teacher Support 
  90.00%
Safety 
  92.67%
School Community 
  85.78%
School Leadership 
  94.27%
Post-School Support 
  92.50%

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. %
  82.70%
Avg. CC Regents Score
  51
Avg. Non-CC Regents Score
  54
College Aptitude
CCPC Index
  40.00%
Avg. SAT Math Score
  375
Avg. SAT Read/Write Score
  381
Postsecondary
2-Year College 21.80%
4-Year College 32.10%
Other Postsecondary 1.30%
Unknown 44.80%

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 39.20%
Female 60.80%
English Language Learners:
  12.20%
Students with IEPs:
  23.90%
Economic Need Index:
  90.50%
Student Ethnicity:
Asian 1.10%
Black 42.00%
Hispanic 51.40%
White 2.80%
Other 2.70%
Teacher Ethnicity:
Black 46.20%
Hispanic 34.60%
Other 19.20%
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