Metropolitan Soundview High School, The (12X521)

1300 Boynton Avenue, Bronx, NY 10472, Bronx
Phone: 718-860-8240
Email: Efrias@metrosoundview.org
Hours: 08:30am - 02:45pm
NYCDOE Website: https://www.myschools.nyc/en/schools/high-school/40845
Quality Snapshot: https://tools.nycenet.edu/snapshot/2022/12X521/HS/
Subway: 6 to Elder Av
Bus: Bx11, Bx27, Bx35, Bx4, Bx4A, BxM6, Q44-SBS
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About

The Metropolitan Soundview students build the character, skills and disposition to reach their highest potential in school, within their community and throughout their lives. Through participation in a college preparatory curriculum, mandatory community service and a media and technology program, the school nurtures well-rounded young adults. We will prepare our graduates to be lifelong learners and productive citizens.

Academic Highlights: Science & Technology, Podcasting, STEAM Program, Cyber Security, Digital Art, FutureReadyNYC: Technology (Cybersecurity Analyst)

Other Features: College Trips, FutureReadyNYC School, Health Center, Internship Expected, LYFE (Living For The Young Family Through Education), Online Grading System, Program(s) with 1 GE Applicant Per Seat, Program(s) with 1 SWD Applicant Per Seat, Saturday Programs, Summer Bridge, Uniform

School Features:

  • 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 United States History, Chemistry (Advanced Science), ELA (College Course [Credited]), Physics (Advanced Science), Social Studies (College Course [Credited]), World Languages (Advanced World Languages)
Languages Offered
Spanish
Boys PSAL Sports
Badminton, Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Soccer, Swimming, Volleyball
Girls PSAL Sports
Badminton, Basketball, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Softball, Volleyball
Co-ed PSAL Sports
Stunt
Other Sports
Cheerleading, Fitness Club, Flag Football, Golf, Yoga
Activities
Video Gaming, Peer Group Connection
Programs
The Metropolitan Soundview High School(Y55A)
Humanities & Interdisciplinary

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
Cyber Security(Y55B)
Science & Math

Scholars in the Cyber Security Program will gain skills in the following areas: Cyber Hygiene, IT and Networking Fundamentals, Programming and Systems Administritation. Eligble students will particpate in internships in an internship program. Students will be able to take th IT Fundamentals examination for certification.

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) Open to New York City residents
Student & Admissions Statistics
School Year
2022-23
2021-22
Total Students Across All Grades
386
454
    Grade 12 Students
100
112
    Grade 11 Students
88
112
    Grade 10 Students
101
111
    Grade 9 Students
97
119
Graduation %
81
77
College %
45
50
Cyber Security (Y55B)
GE Applicants / Seats:
SWD Applicants / Seats:

0 / 0 (0.00)
0 / 0 (0.00)
The Metropolitan Soundview High School (Y55A)
GE Applicants / Seats:
SWD Applicants / Seats:

53 / 95 (0.56)
28 / 25 (1.12)
Offers - Waitlist
Survey Summary & Data (2022-23)
Student Responses - 82% responded
Academic Rigor 
  64.43%
Academic Engagement 
  51.50%
Safety 
  68.89%
Bully Prevention 
  57.63%
Inclusivity 
  83.60%
Mental Support 
  61.40%
Environment 
  59.18%
Post-School Support 
  74.67%
Teacher Responses - 97% responded
Academic Rigor 
  79.67%
School Satisfaction 
  79.83%
Student Behavior 
  67.11%
Student Support 
  86.20%
School Leadership 
  86.20%
Instructional Clarity 
  81.80%
Instructional Development 
  86.29%
Post-School Support 
  93.75%
Family Responses - 26% responded
Education 
  90.38%
Teacher Support 
  93.00%
Safety 
  87.67%
School Community 
  92.33%
School Leadership 
  95.45%
Post-School Support 
  87.00%

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. %
  77.70%
Avg. CC Regents Score
  52
Avg. Non-CC Regents Score
  34
College Aptitude
CCPC Index
  33.90%
Avg. SAT Math Score
  415
Avg. SAT Read/Write Score
  425
Postsecondary
2-Year College 17.90%
4-Year College 33.40%
Unknown 48.70%

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 58.80%
Female 41.20%
English Language Learners:
  19.20%
Students with IEPs:
  34.70%
Economic Need Index:
  94.40%
Student Ethnicity:
Asian 2.10%
Black 22.50%
Hispanic 72.50%
White 2.30%
Other 0.60%
Teacher Ethnicity:
Black 24.30%
Hispanic 29.70%
White 40.50%
Other 5.50%
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