HIGH SCHOOL OF WORLD CULTURES

Go back
1300 BOYNTON AVE FL 4TH
BRONX, NY 10472
School Information
  • School Rating: 1
  • 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
  • ALTERNATIVE PROGRAMS
  • 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 (17 Reviews)
    Page 1 of 4
    Topic: Overall Experience | Rating:
    Posted 2017-04-01
    "I have been studied this school last 4 years. It is good for new comer students. It has more than 70 percents students are Spanish. At the beginning when I was there that time it was a good quality school. But later on its become worst school. Dr. Namnun is the principle of this school who hired lot of teachers that wasn't helpful for student. I have seen lot of students left this school. Even some teachers complain about other teacher. But there was a math teacher named by Dr. Puang Lu who was very skilled teacher. He helped lot of students. And also community wasn't that much bad."
    Topic: Overall Experience | Rating:
    Posted 2016-10-01
    "I had many experiences in this school. The teachers are great and do care about you. As long as you do what they expect you to do and be respectful towards them, you could get to make strong bonds with them. The school lives up to its name as their student body is composed of people from many countries. Many subjects are well taught except for Mathematics which most of the time leads students to being unprepared for their Regents and challenging classes like Pre-Calculus. In the last two years I've been in this school, I saw students being assigned to the wrong classes as they were not prepared for them like a junior taking Government class when they haven't even taken U.S. History. Some staff members have been very rude; these people expect the student to respect them but they won't do that in exchange. Aside from that, I met a lot of people and great teachers who have inspired me to make a change. I still believe the school would do better if they were up to it."
    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: Academics | Rating:
    Posted 2016-01-01
    "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: Overall Experience | Rating:
    Posted 2016-01-01
    "It's a great school, specially for bilinguals."
    Page 1 of 4
    Community information and market data Powered by Onboard Informatics. Copyright ©2016 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. * Based on a 30-year fixed rate of 4.75% with 20% down. The estimated payment is offered for convenience and is not an offer of credit. Due to market fluctuations, interest rates are subject to change at any time and without notice. Interest rates are also subject to credit and property approval based on secondary market guidelines. The rates shown are based on average rates for our best qualified customers. Your individual rate may vary. Rates may differ for FHA, VA or jumbo loans.
    Sources: Maponics, LLC and Onboard Informatics ©2016. School Performance data by SchoolDigger.com. School Review data by Niche.com. This information is provided for general informational purposes only and should not be relied on in making any home-buying decisions. School information does not guarantee enrollment. Contact a local real estate professional or the school district(s) for current information on schools. This information is not intended for use in determining a person's eligibility to attend a school or to use or benefit from other city, town or local services.
    C21 Properties In this Area C21 Offices Serving this Area C21 Agents Serving this Area
    View Agents
    Lia Ioannou
    CENTURY 21 Full Service Realty
    914.­588.5903
    53-B South Main Street
    New City, NY 10956
    Todd Moskalik
    CENTURY 21 Schneider Realty
    914.­345.3550
    255 Mamaroneck Ave
    White Plains, NY 10605
    Carla L. Palacios
    CENTURY 21 Schneider Realty
    914.­261.6502
    255 Mamaroneck Ave
    White Plains, NY 10605
    Terry Mandia
    CENTURY 21 Full Service Realty
    845.­639.1234
    53-B South Main Street
    New City, NY 10956
    Jeanette Carty
    CENTURY 21 Schneider Realty
    919.­628.3354
    255 Mamaroneck Ave
    White Plains, NY 10605
    Christopher Rosabella
    CENTURY 21 Schneider Realty
    914.­494.7793
    255 Mamaroneck Ave
    White Plains, NY 10605
    Alix Pierre-Pierre
    CENTURY 21 Full Service Realty
    347-847-1774
    53-B South Main Street
    New City, NY 10956
    Courtney Sheehan
    CENTURY 21 American Homes
    516.­695.7250
    40 Underhill Blvd.
    Syosset, NY 11791
    Nellie Santiago
    CENTURY 21 Full Service Realty
    845.­639.1234
    53-B South Main Street
    New City, NY 10956
    Barbara Bloch
    CENTURY 21 Full Service Realty
    914.­588.4061
    53-B South Main Street
    New City, NY 10956
    Franklin Criollo
    CENTURY 21 Schneider Realty
    914.­334.8086
    255 Mamaroneck Ave
    White Plains, NY 10605
    Scott Loyer of Gold Team
    CENTURY 21 American Homes
    516.­826.2100
    40 Underhill Blvd.
    Syosset, NY 11791
    Monica Jimenez
    CENTURY 21 Metro-Star
    347.­479.8195
    2017 Williamsbridge Road
    Bronx, NY 10461
    Kris Glaser
    CENTURY 21 Schneider Realty
    914.­345.3550
    255 Mamaroneck Ave
    White Plains, NY 10605
    Rozario Devaraj
    CENTURY 21 American Homes
    516.­662.4815
    40 Underhill Blvd.
    Syosset, NY 11791
    Eloy Caracuel
    CENTURY 21 Schneider Realty
    914.­345.3550
    255 Mamaroneck Ave
    White Plains, NY 10605
    Aaron Bates
    CENTURY 21 American Homes
    516.­826.2100
    40 Underhill Blvd.
    Syosset, NY 11791
    Valentina Dolecal
    CENTURY 21 Full Service Realty
    845.­639.1234
    53-B South Main Street
    New City, NY 10956
    Meghan Tello of Gold Team
    CENTURY 21 American Homes
    516.­826.2100
    40 Underhill Blvd.
    Syosset, NY 11791
    Helen Simon
    CENTURY 21 Full Service Realty
    914.­263.5226
    53-B South Main Street
    New City, NY 10956
    Arline Katz
    CENTURY 21 Full Service Realty
    914.­282.9499
    53-B South Main Street
    New City, NY 10956
    Lisa Acevedo
    CENTURY 21 Full Service Realty
    845.­639.1234
    53-B South Main Street
    New City, NY 10956
    William Ciorciari
    CENTURY 21 American Homes
    516.­826.2100
    40 Underhill Blvd.
    Syosset, NY 11791
    Maureen Moschetti
    CENTURY 21 Full Service Realty
    845.­639.1234
    53-B South Main Street
    New City, NY 10956