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Collegiate Institute for Math and Science

SHADIA ALVAREZ, PRINCIPAL
Total Students, 680

Our academically challenging program is designed to focus on math and science education. Our real-world approach to learning provides off-site internships, community service and advanced classes both on-site and at local colleges.

2 cool things about CIMS

  • Art and music courses, as well as summer enrichment courses and internships, are available to students.
  • Our award winning arts and music programs have gotten national attention.

2 things you should know about coming here

  • Each student is required to study four years of Math (including Calculus), four years of Science (including Chemistry and Physics), English, Social Studies and three to four years of Spanish.  Also required is community service, Saturday programs and extended day classes.
  • Students can take Advanced Placement classes at local colleges for college credit. 

How to get in

Priority is given to Bronx students or residents who attend an information session, then to NYC residents who attend an information session, then to Bronx students or residents, then to NYC residents. Incoming freshmen are expected to attend a Summer Bridge program prior to 9th grade.


Collegiate Institute for Math and Science is a host school for the New Visions-Hunter College Math & Science Teacher Residency.