HIGH SCHOOL OF WORLD CULTURES

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1300 BOYNTON AVE FL 4TH
BRONX, NY 10472
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Phone: 718-860-8121
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  • School Rating: 0
  • Educational Climate: Low
  • Technology Measure: Not Reported
  • Type: Public
  • Grades: 9th Grade - 12th Grade
  • District: New York City Public Schools
  • Students/Teacher: 19:1
  • Students/Grade: 97.5
  • Number Students: 390
  • Number Teachers: 29
  • Instructional Expense/Pupil: N/A
  • Poverty Level: 30 PERCENT OR MORE
  • Principal: Dr Ramon Namnum
  • CHARTER SCHOOL
  • GIFTED AND TALENTED PROGRAMS
  • ESL
  • SPECIAL EDUCATION
  • ADVANCED PLACEMENT
  • BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS
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  • YEAR ROUND CLASSES
  • VOC-TECH
  • ADULT EDUCATION
  • NCLB SCHOOL
  • BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL
  • AYP SCHOOL
  • INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE
  • MAGNET SCHOOL
School Ratings & Reviews

School Ratings (586 ratings)
Maximum Rating: 5




    School Reviews (15 Reviews)
    Page 1 of 3
    Topic: Student Culture & Diversity | Rating:
    Posted 2016-04-01
    "World Cultures lives to its name. There's a very strong sense of diversity and acceptance. Teachers make sure students learn the cultural differences that exist and how respect is necessary to live in an inclusive society. Hispanic students are a very big number in the school, then Africans, Asians, and some people from Europe. There haven been events like "Mix it Up Day" where students who usually sit at a specific place would go to other tables and meet new people. I've had the opportunity to meet some students who were confident enough to talk about their sexual orientation. And, even though some students have different views on some people's sexual orientation, teachers would be there to open up a little more those minds."
    Topic: Overall Experience | Rating:
    Posted 2015-12-01
    "It's a great school, specially for bilinguals."
    Topic: Academics | Rating:
    Posted 2015-12-01
    "Scheduling process is in between; students are assigned what they need but these schedules are very likely to change. In September and October 2015, there were too many changes and everything was messy. Some students could not even have a stable schedule and they were bound to move all the time. Adding to that, some sophomores and juniors had to deal with US History when they had not even taken Global before."
    Topic: Teachers | Rating:
    Posted 2015-12-01
    "Teachers at WC are devoted to their duty."
    Topic: Teachers | Rating:
    Posted 2014-08-01
    "the teachers at WC are the best, they are always to help and teach you English."
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