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Bronx Community High School

Total Students: 200

Bronx Community is a transfer school located in the Soundview section of the Bronx servicing over-age and undercredited students who have had at least one year of high school experience. Students are well-supported with youth advisors and college and career counselors and are provided with Learning to Work paid internship opportunities.

2 cool things about BCHS

  • BCHS is the only transfer school in New York City to have received the College for Every Student grant, which provides college tours, mentoring opportunities and service learning.
  • BCHS provides unique opportunities for our students—including the LYFE Center for students who are parents, Inwood House/Teen Choice focused on healthy living and Virtual Enterprise, a simulated business managed by our students.

2 things you should know about coming here

  • There are dedicated youth advisors who work with students to create personalized learning paths to graduation and beyond.
  • Through the trimester model, students are able to accelerate credit accrual and earn up to 20 credits in a school year, including summer school.

How to get in

BCHS admits students on a rolling basis. Students must be at least 16 years of age and have attended another high school for at least one year. Make an appointment to sign in at an Open House with your parent or guardian. Be sure to bring an updated transcript and attendance report. Contact our director for an appointment at 718-892-1026, ext. 11183.