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Manhattan HS Teachers: Is your principal competent?

The Learning Environment Surveys create another source of questionable data. However, many teachers do respond to direct questions about their principals. What follows are the results from almost every Manhattan high school.

Question: “The Principal is an effective manager who makes the school run smoothly”
Answers: “Strongly Agree” (10 pts), “Agree” (6.7 pts) “Disagree” (3.3 pts) or “Strongly Disagree” (0 pts).
Score: based on average response.
Percent: based on percent of answers “to a great extent” or “to some extent.”

The best: Score of 9 or higher, or 95% or higher, or both:

School Principal Note Yes Score
Urban Academy Laboratory HS Herb Mack transfer 100% 9.8
Washington Heights Expeditionary Learning School Brett Kimmel 6 to 12 100% 9.6
Louis D. Brandeis HS Arleen Liquori 100% 9.5
Harlem Village Academy Leadership Charter School Sam Fragomeni 6 to 12 Charter School 100% 9.5
East Side community School Mark Federman 6 to 12 98% 9.3
Satellite Academy HS Steven Zbaida transfer 100% 9.2
HS M560-City as School Alan Cheng transfer 100% 9.2
Central Park East HS Bennett Lieberman 100% 9.2
Coalition School for Social Change Sheldon Young 97% 9.2
Manhattan Comprehensive Night and Day HS Michael Toise transfer 97% 9.1
Harlem Village Academy Charter School Laurie Warner/Ray Ankrum 6 to 12 Charter School 97% 9.0
Vanguard HS Louis Delgado Julia Richman Ed Campus 94% 9.0
James Baldwin School: A School for Expedition Elijah Hawkes transfer, HS for Humanities Ed Campus 100% 8.9
Cascades HS Paul Rotondo transfer 100% 8.9
Bard HS Early College Michael Lerner 97% 8.9
City College Academy of the Arts Bernadette Drysdale 6 to 12 100% 8.8
The HS of Fashion Industries Daryl Blank 98% 8.8
Forsyth Satellite Academy Ingrid Roberts Haynes transfer 100% 8.7
Lower East Side Preparatory HS Martha Polin transfer 98% 8.3
Institute for Collaborative Education John Pettinato 6 to 12 96% 8.1
Life Sciences Secondary School Genevieve Stanislaus 6 to 12 95% 8.1
Manhattan Bridges HS Mirza Sanchez Medina Park West Campus 95% 8.0

The worst: Score of 5 or lower, or 50% or lower, or both:

School Principal Note Yes Score
The Urban Assembly School for Green Careers Alexandra Rathmann-Noonan only 6 teachers responded 0% 1.7
Independence HS Ron Smolkin transfer 22% 2.8
Community Health Academy of the Heights Stephania Vu 6 to 12 22% 2.8
Urban Assembly Academy of Government and Law David Glasner Seward Park Campus 13% 2.9
HS of Arts and Technology Anne Geiger MLK Campus 35% 3.0
NYC Museum School Darlene Miller 36% 3.1
Heritage School Luis Alberto Duany 19% 3.2
Urban Assembly School for the Performing Arts Fia Davis 34% 3.2
The Opportunity Charter School Marya Baker 6 to 12 Charter School 34% 3.5
Manhattan Center for Science and Mathematics Jose David Jimenez 34% 3.6
A. Philip Randolph HS Henry Rubio Campus, 9-10 28% 3.7
Repertory Company HS for Theatre Arts Michael Mehmet, Jr 30% 3.7
Talent Unlimited HS Linda Hamil Julia Richman Ed Campus 37% 3.7
Landmark HS Trevor Naidoo 38% 4.1
Harvey Milk HS Alan Nolan transfer 56% 4.1
Manhattan Theatre Lab HS Evelyn Collins MLK Campus 54% 4.2
Liberty HS for Newcomers Melodee Khristan transfer 44% 4.5
Murry Bergtraum HS for Business Careers Andrea Lewis 51% 4.5
Wadleigh Secondary School for the Performing and Visual Arts Herma Hall 6 to 12 51% 4.6
Marta Valle HS Mimi Fortunato 55% 4.6
Academy of Environmentasl Sci Irma Garceau 42% 4.7
Henry Street School for International Studies Erin Balet 6 to 12 50% 4.7
Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis HS Edward Demeo 55% 4.8
Humanities Preparatory Academy Julie Conason transfer, HS for Humanities Ed Campus 50% 5.0
HS for Arts, Imagination and Inquiry Stephen Noonan MLK Campus 48% 5.3

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Manhattan HS teachers: Does your principal support you?

The Learning Environment Surveys create another source of questionable data. However, many teachers do respond to direct questions about their principals. What follows are the results from almost every Manhattan high school.

Question: “To what extent do you feel supported by your principal?”
Answers: “To a great extent” (10 pts), “to some extent” (6.7 pts) “to a small extent” (3.3 pts) or “to no extent” (0 pts).
Score: based on average response.
Percent: based on percent of answers “to a great extent” or “to some extent.”

The best: Score of 9 or higher, or 95% or higher, or both:

School Principal Note Yes Score
Forsyth Satellite Academy Ingrid Roberts Haynes transfer 100% 10.0
Harlem Village Academy Leadership Charter School Sam Fragomeni 6 to 12 Charter School 100% 9.9
Urban Academy Laboratory HS Herb Mack transfer 100% 9.8
Vanguard HS Louis Delgado Julia Richman Ed Campus 100% 9.7
HS M560-City as School Alan Cheng transfer 100% 9.7
Essex Street Academy Erin Carstensen 100% 9.6
Young Women’s Leadership School Althea Bradshaw-Tyson 6 to 12 100% 9.6
Coalition School for Social Change Sheldon Young 97% 9.6
Lower Manhattan Arts Academy John Wenk Seward Park Campus 100% 9.5
Satellite Academy HS Steven Zbaida transfer 100% 9.4
Cascades HS Paul Rotondo transfer 100% 9.4
Washington Heights Expeditionary Learning School Brett Kimmel 6 to 12 97% 9.4
Harlem Village Academy Charter School Laurie Warner/Ray Ankrum 6 to 12 Charter School 96% 9.4
Professinal Performing Arts HS Keith Ryan 6 to 12 100% 9.3
The Global Learning Collaborative Jennifer Zinn 100% 9.3
Hudson HS of Learning Techologies Nancy Amling 100% 9.3
Eleanor Roosevelt HS Dimitri Saliani 91% 9.3
Institute for Collaborative Education John Pettinato 6 to 12 100% 9.2
HS of Hospitality Management Matthew Corallo Park West Campus 96% 9.2
Louis D. Brandeis HS Arleen Liquori 96% 9.2
East Side community School Mark Federman 6 to 12 94% 9.2
Urban Assembly for Media Studies Cordelia Veve MLK Campus 100% 9.1
City College Academy of the Arts Bernadette Drysdale 6 to 12 97% 9.1
HS for Excellence and Innovation Tyona Washington transfer 92% 9.0
Lower East Side Preparatory HS Martha Polin transfer 89% 9.0
James Baldwin School: A School for Expedition Elijah Hawkes transfer, HS for Humanities Ed Campus 100% 8.9
Manhattan International HS Alan Krull Julia Richman Ed Campus 95% 8.3
New Design HS Scott Conti Seward Park Campus 95% 8.3
Urban Assembly School of Design and Construction Matthew Willoughby 95% 8.2

The worst: Score of 5 or lower, or 50% or lower, or both:

School Principal Note Yes Score
The Urban Assembly School for Green Careers Alexandra Rathmann-Noonan  only 6 teachers responded 33% 3.3
Community Health Academy of the Heights Stephania Vu 6 to 12 37% 3.7
A. Philip Randolph HS Henry Rubio Campus, 9-10 39% 4.0
HS of Arts and Technology Anne Geiger MLK Campus 42% 4.0
NYC Museum School Darlene Miller 42% 4.0
Urban Assembly School for the Performing Arts Fia Davis 39% 4.1
Independence HS Ron Smolkin transfer 48% 4.2
Repertory Company HS for Theatre Arts Michael Mehmet Jr 50% 4.3
Manhattan Center for Science and Mathematics Jose David Jimenez 43% 4.4
The Opportunity Charter School Marya Baker 6 to 12 Charter School 44% 4.7
Frederick Douglass Academy II Secondary School Osei Owusu-Afriyie 6 to 12 47% 4.8
Murry Bergtraum HS for Business Careers Andrea Lewis 56% 4.8
Academy of Environmentasl Sci Irma Garceau 48% 4.9
Urban Assembly Academy of Government and Law David Glasner Seward Park Campus 53% 4.9
Manhattan Theatre Lab HS Evelyn Collins MLK Campus 46% 5.1
Landmark HS Trevor Naidoo 48% 5.4

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Manhattan HS Teachers: Does your principal collaborate with you?

The Learning Environment Surveys create another source of questionable data. However, many teachers do respond to direct questions about their principals. What follows are the results from almost every Manhattan high school.

Question: “School leaders invite teachers to play a meaningful role in setting goals and making important decisions for the school”
Answers: “Strongly Agree” (10 pts), “Agree” (6.7 pts) “Disagree” (3.3 pts) or “Strongly Disagree” (0 pts).
Score: based on average response.
Percent: based on percent of answers “to a great extent” or “to some extent.”

The best: Score of 9 or higher, or 95% or higher, or both:

School Principal Note Yes Score
Urban Academy Laboratory HS Herb Mack transfer 100% 10.0
Vanguard HS Louis Delgado Julia Richman Ed Campus 100% 9.9
Columbia Secondary School Gary Biester 6 to 12 100% 9.8
Lower Manhattan Arts Academy John Wenk Seward Park Campus 100% 9.7
Forsyth Satellite Academy Ingrid Roberts Haynes transfer 100% 9.7
Hudson HS of Learning Techologies Nancy Amling 100% 9.7
Essex Street Academy Erin Carstensen 100% 9.6
Coalition School for Social Change Sheldon Young 100% 9.6
Harlem Village Academy Leadership Charter School Sam Fragomeni 6 to 12 Charter School 100% 9.5
James Baldwin School: A School for Expedition Elijah Hawkes transfer, HS for Humanities Ed Campus 100% 9.4
HS M560-City as School Alan Cheng transfer 100% 9.4
Satellite Academy HS Steven Zbaida transfer 100% 9.4
The Global Learning Collaborative Jennifer Zinn 100% 9.4
Facing History School Gillian Smith Park West Campus 100% 9.3
Harlem Village Academy Charter School Laurie Warner/Ray Ankrum 6 to 12 Charter School 97% 9.3
Institute for Collaborative Education John Pettinato 6 to 12 100% 9.2
Urban Assembly for Media Studies Cordelia Veve MLK Campus 96% 9.1
Professinal Performing Arts HS Keith Ryan 6 to 12 100% 9.0
Young Women’s Leadership School Althea Bradshaw-Tyson 6 to 12 92% 9.0
City College Academy of the Arts Bernadette Drysdale 6 to 12 100% 8.9
Manhattan International HS Alan Krull Julia Richman Ed Campus 95% 8.9
New Design HS Scott Conti Seward Park Campus 100% 8.8
HS of Hospitality Management Matthew Corallo Park West Campus 96% 8.8
Cascades HS Paul Rotondo transfer 100% 8.3
Landmark HS Trevor Naidoo 96% 7.7

The worst: Score of 5 or lower, or 50% or lower, or both:

School Principal Note Yes Score
NYC Museum School Darlene Miller 18% 2.4
Independence HS Ron Smolkin transfer 31% 3.3
Liberty HS for Newcomers Melodee Khristan transfer 36% 3.7
HS of Arts and Technology Anne Geiger MLK Campus 38% 3.8
New Heights Academy Charter School Lisa Hackett/Kaye Houlihan 6 to 12 Charter School 37% 4.2
Harvey Milk HS Alan Nolan transfer 38% 4.2
A. Philip Randolph HS Henry Rubio Campus, 9-10 41% 4.3
The Opportunity Charter School Marya Baker 6 to 12 Charter School 44% 4.4
Manhattan Center for Science and Mathematics Jose David Jimenez 44% 4.4
Mott Hall HS Altagracia Villalona 45% 4.5
Urban Assembly School for the Performing Arts Fia Davis 52% 4.6
HS for Dual Language and Asian Studies Li Yan Seward Park Campus 41% 4.7
Frederick Douglass Academy Gregory Hodge 6 to 12 45% 4.7
Manhattan Theatre Lab HS Evelyn Collins MLK Campus 50% 4.7
Academy of Environmentasl Sci Irma Garceau 47% 4.9
Baruch College Campus HS Alicia Perez-Katz 47% 5.1

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Manhattan HS teachers: Do you trust your principal?

The Learning Environment Surveys create another source of questionable data. However, many teachers do respond to direct questions about their principals. What follows are the results from almost every Manhattan high school.

Question: “I trust the principal at his or her word”
Answers: “Strongly Agree” (10 pts), “Agree” (6.7 pts) “Disagree” (3.3 pts) or “Strongly Disagree” (0 pts).
Score: based on average response.
Percent: based on percent of answers “strongly agree” or “agree.”

The best: Score of 9 or higher, or 95% or higher, or both:

School Principal Note Yes Score
Forsyth Satellite Academy Ingrid Roberts Haynes transfer 100% 10.0
Urban Academy Laboratory HS Herb Mack transfer 100% 9.6
Coalition School for Social Change Sheldon Young 9 to 12 97% 9.5
Urban Assembly for Media Studies Cordelia Veve 9 to 12 100% 9.3
Frank McCourt HS Danielle Salzberg 9 to 12 100% 9.2
Bard HS Early College Michael Lerner 9 to 12 97% 9.2
Essex Street Academy Erin Carstensen 9 to 12 100% 9.1
HS M560-City as School Alan Cheng transfer 100% 9.1
Vanguard HS Louis Delgado 9 to 12 97% 9.1
Harlem Village Academy Leadership Charter School Sam Fragomeni 6 to 12 Charter School 96% 9.1
Louis D. Brandeis HS Arleen Liquori 9 to 12 96% 9.1
James Baldwin School: A School for Expedition Elijah Hawkes transfer 95% 9.1
Hudson HS of Learning Techologies Nancy Amling 9 to 12 90% 9.0
Columbia Secondary School Gary Biester 6 to 12 100% 8.9
Satellite Academy HS Steven Zbaida transfer 100% 8.9
Young Women’s Leadership School Althea Bradshaw-Tyson 6 to 12 96% 8.8
Washington Heights Expeditionary Learning School Brett Kimmel 6 to 12 96% 8.7
Eleanor Roosevelt HS Dimitri Saliani 9 to 12 95% 8.7
Cascades HS Paul Rotondo transfer 100% 8.6
Lower Manhattan Arts Academy John Wenk 9 to 12 100% 8.5
Millennium HS Robert Rhodes 9 to 12 96% 8.5
Professinal Performing Arts HS Keith Ryan 6 to 12 96% 8.4
Manhattan International HS Alan Krull 9 to 12 95% 8.3
Manhattan Bridges HS Mirza Sanchez Medina 9 to 12 95% 8.3
Facing History School Gillian Smith 9 to 12 98% 8.2
Urban Assembly School of Design and Construction Matthew Willoughby 9 to 12 95% 7.9

The worst: Score of 5 or lower, or 50% or lower, or both:

School Principal Note Yes Score
Independence HS Ron Smolkin transfer 32% 3.0
Manhattan Theatre Lab HS Evelyn Collins 9 to 12 33% 3.1
NYC Museum School Darlene Miller 9 to 12 35% 3.3
HS of Arts and Technology Anne Geiger 9 to 12 31% 3.4
Urban Assembly School for the Performing Arts Fia Davis 9 to 12 39% 3.5
Community Health Academy of the Heights Stephania Vu 6 to 12 37% 3.5
Urban Assembly Academy of Government and Law David Glasner 9 to 12 33% 3.6
A. Philip Randolph HS Henry Rubio Campus, 9-10 28% 3.6
Harvey Milk HS Alan Nolan transfer 44% 3.7
Manhattan Center for Science and Mathematics Jose David Jimenez 9 to 12 34% 3.7
Frederick Douglass Academy II Secondary School Osei Owusu-Afriyie 6 to 12 48% 4.3
Repertory Company HS for Theatre Arts Michael Mehmet, Jr 9 to 12 40% 4.3
Academy of Environmentasl Sci Irma Garceau 9 to 12 47% 4.4
Heritage School Luis Alberto Duany 9 to 12 43% 4.4
The Opportunity Charter School Marya Baker 6 to 12 Charter School 46% 4.6
Murry Bergtraum HS for Business Careers Andrea Lewis 9 to 12 56% 4.7
Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis HS Edward Demeo 9 to 12 50% 4.8
The Urban Assembly School for Green Careers Alexandra Rathmann-Noonan only 6 teachers responded 67% 5.0

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Bronx HS Teachers: Is your principal competent?

The Learning Environment Surveys create another source of questionable data. However, many teachers do respond to direct questions about their principals. What follows are the results from almost every Bronx high school.

Question: “The Principal is an effective manager who makes the school run smoothly”
Answers: “Strongly Agree” (10 pts), “Agree” (6.7 pts) “Disagree” (3.3 pts) or “Strongly Disagree” (0 pts).
Score: based on average response.
Percent: based on percent of answers “to a great extent” or “to some extent.”

The best: Score of 9 or higher, or 95% or higher, or both:

School Principal Note Yes Score
Bronx Academy HS Gary Eisinger Transfer 100% 10.0
Renaissance HS for Musical Theater and Tech Maria Herrera @ Lehman 100% 9.6
Crotona Academy HS Anthony Harris Transfer 100% 9.6
Fannie Lou Hamer Freedom HS Nancy Mann 100% 9.5
The Cinema School Rex Bobbish Monroe Campus, growing 100% 9.3
HS for Teaching and the Professions Gary Prince Walton Campus 97% 9.2
Bronx HS for Medical Science William Quintana Taft Campus 96% 9.0
Collegiate Institute for Math and Science Estelle Hans Columbus Campus 96% 9.0
Bronx Regional HS Colin Thomas Transfer 100% 8.8
HS of American Studies Alessandro Weiss specialized 100% 8.8
East Bronx Academy of the Future Sarah Scrogin 6-12 96% 8.7
Bronx Academy of Health Careers Marvia Lindsay 97% 8.6
Bronx Center for Science and Mathematics Edward Tom 100% 8.3
Validus Preparatory Academy Brady Smith 100% 8.3
Bronx Expeditionary Learning HS D White Taft Campus 97% 8.3
Bronx Health Sciences HS Miriam Rivas @ Truman 95% 8.2
Mott Hall Bronx HS David Tinagero 95% 7.0

The worst: Score of 5 or lower, or 50% or lower, or both:

School Principal Note Yes Score
Fordham Leadership Academy for Business and Technology Richard Bost Roosevelt Campus 33% 2.5
Jane Addams HS for Academic Careers Sharron Smalls CTE 20% 2.6
John F Kennedy HS Lisa Luft JFK Campus 30% 2.7
Celia Cruz Bronx HS of Music Willie Rodriguez Walton Campus 25% 3.1
Eximius College Preparatory Academy Tammy Smith was 6-12, phasing out MS 30% 3.3
Samuel Gompers CTE HS Joyce Mills Kittrell CTE 33% 3.5
Performance Conservatory HS Eulynis Matthias Fridie 35% 3.5
Gateway School for Environmental Research and Technology Clifford Siegel Stevenson Campus 36% 3.6
Schomburg Satellite Academy Marsha Vernon Transfer 23% 3.8
Theatre Arts Production Company School (TAPCO) Lynn Passarella 6-12 28% 3.8
Bronx Early College Academy for Teaching and Learning John Barnes 6-12 39% 3.8
Bronx HS of Science Valerie Reidy specialized 40% 3.8
Academy for Scholarship and Entrepeneurship Zenobia White 6-12 45% 3.9
Riverdale/Kingsbridge Academy Lori O’Mara 6-12 45% 4.1
Bronx Aerospace Barbara Kirkweg Evander Campus 45% 4.2
Monroe Academy for Business/Law (MABL) Charles Ogundimu Monroe Campus 50% 4.2
The Marie Curie School for Medicine, Nursing, and Health Professions Rodney Fisher 30% 4.3
Leadership Institute Marta Colon 41% 4.3
Explorations Academy Susana Hernandez 38% 4.4
Bronx HS of Business Enrique Lizardi Taft Campus 48% 4.4
School for Community Research and Learning (SCRL) John Tornifolio Stevenson Campus 53% 4.5
Alfred E Smith Rene Casanova CTE 50% 4.6
Health Opportunities HS Carron Staple 49% 4.7
Peace and Diversity Academy Andrew Turay 42% 4.8
Pan American International HS Bridgit Claire Bye Monroe Campus, growing 44% 4.8
Academy for Language and Teaching Arisleyda Urena 46% 4.8
Bronx Guild Sam Decker Stevenson Campus 50% 4.8
Frederick Douglass Academy III Secondary School Rahesha Amon 6-12 55% 4.8
Herbert H Lehman HS Janet Saraceno 51% 4.9
Bronx Academy of Letters Anna Hall 6-12 60% 5.0

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School Principal Note Yes Score
Bronx Community HS Flora Greenaway Transfer 94% 8.3
Discovery HS Rolando Rivera Walton Campus 91% 8.3
Pelham Preparatory Academy Jane Aronoff Columbus Campus 86% 8.3
Urban Assembly School for Careers in Sports Johanny Garcia 93% 8.1
Monroe Academy for Visual Arts and Design (MAVAD) Richard Massel Monroe Campus 92% 8.1
Grace Dodge CTE HS Robert Hernandez CTE 85% 8.1
New Day Academy Mara Ganeles 6-12 86% 7.9
Millenium Art Academy Maxine Nodel Stevenson Campus 90% 7.8
The Metropolitan HS Carla Theodorou 88% 7.7
Bronx Latin Leticia Pineiro 6-12 87% 7.7
New Explorers HS Jacob Hobson 91% 7.6
Foreign Language Academy of Global Studies Leba Collins Augone 78% 7.6
HS for Contemporary Arts Francisco Sanchez Evander Campus 77% 7.6
Morris Academy for Collaborative Studies Charles Osewalt Morris Campus 86% 7.5
University Heights Secondary School Hazel Joseph Roseboro South Bronx Campus 85% 7.5
HS of World Cultures Ramon Namnun Monroe Campus 82% 7.5
Marble Hill HS for International Studies Kirsten Larson JFK Campus 90% 7.4
Community School for Social Justice Sue-Ann Rosch 87% 7.4
Urban Assembly School for Applied Math and Science Kenneth Baum 6-12 86% 7.4
Bronx Leadership Academy HS Kenneth Gaskins 83% 7.3
Bronx Haven HS Lucinda Mendez @ Smith, Transfer 70% 7.3
Bronx HS for Law and Community Service Michael Barakat Roosevelt Campus 66% 7.3
Jonathan Levin HS for Media and Communication Nasib Hoxha Taft Campus 85% 7.2
HS of Computers and Technology Bruce Abramowitz Evander Campus 84% 7.2
Harry S Truman HS Sana Nasser 82% 7.2
Green Dot NY Charter School Ashish Kapadia Charter 80% 7.2
Pablu Neruda Academy for Architrecture and World Studies Sabrina Cook Stevenson Campus 85% 7.1
International Leadership Charter School Elaine Ruiz Lopez Charter, growing 85% 7.1
Bronx School for Law, Government and Justice Meisha Ross-Porter 6-12 83% 7.1
DeWitt Clinton HS Geraldine Ambrosio 82% 7.1
Belmont Preparatory HS Stephen Gumbs Roosevelt Campus 81% 7.1
International School for Liberal Arts Migdalia Carrillo Walton Campus, 6-12 79% 7.0
Urban Assembly Academy for History and Citizenship for Young Men Avis Terrell Taft Campus 82% 6.9
School for Excellence Carmen Bardeguez Morris Campus 80% 6.9
Christopher Columbus HS Lisa Fuentes Columbus Campus 76% 6.9
Eagle Academy for Young Men Jonathan Foy 81% 6.8
Knowledge and Power Preparatory Academy International Panorea Panagiosoulis Roosevelt Campus 77% 6.8
Astor Collegiate Academy Sandra Burgos Columbus Campus 65% 6.8
Bronx Career and College Preparatory HS Kizhaya Roberts growing 85% 6.7
Bronx International HS Joaquin Vega Morris Campus 80% 6.7
HS for Violin and Dance Franklin Sim Morris Campus 79% 6.7
South Bronx Preparatory Ellen Reddon Flanagan 6-12 75% 6.7
Wings Academy Wayne Cox 71% 6.7
Bronx HS for the Visual Arts George York 69% 6.7
Bronx Lab School Christopher Lagares Evander Campus 76% 6.6
Hyde Leadership Charter School Betsy Olney K-12, 6-10 surveyed 74% 6.4
Providing Urban Learners Success in Education (PULSE) HS Carol Wiggins Transfer 72% 6.4
Bronx Theatre HS Deborah Effinger JFK Campus 67% 6.3
Felisa Rincon de Gautier Institute for Law and Public Service Grismaldy Laboy-Wilson 63% 6.3
Bronx Prep Charter School Jacqueline King-Robinson Charter, growing 77% 6.2
Banana Kelly HS Joshua Laub 70% 6.2
The Bronxwood Preparatory Academy Janet Gallardo 70% 6.2
West Bronx Academy for the Future Wilper Morales Roosevelt Campus, 6-12 67% 6.2
In-Tech Academy Yvette Allen 6-12 64% 6.1
Hostos-Lincoln Academy of Science Nicholas Paarlberg 6-12 58% 6.0
NYC Charter HS for Architecture and Engineering Eugene Foley Charter, growing 58% 6.0
Bronx HS for Writing and Communication Arts Steven Chernigoff Evander Campus 77% 5.9
Bronx Engineering and Technology Academy Karalyne Sperling JFK Campus 69% 5.9
Mott Haven Village Preparatory Academy Flavia Puello Perdomo South Bronx Campus 69% 5.9
Kingsbridge International HS Ronald Newlon Walton Campus 66% 5.9
Jill Chaifetz Transfer HS Anne Fennelly Transfer 75% 5.8
New World HS Fausto Salazar 69% 5.8
Bronx School of Law and Finance Evan Schwartz JFK Campus 69% 5.8
Women’s Academy of Excellence Arnette Crocker 55% 5.7
International Community HS Berena Cabarcas 54% 5.6
Fordham HS for the Arts Iris Blige Roosevelt Campus 59% 5.5
Holcombe L Rucker School of Community Research Sharif Rucker 59% 5.3
Dreamyard Preparatory School Rod Bowen Taft Campus 65% 5.2

Bx HS teachers: Do you trust your principal?

The Learning Environment Surveys create another source of questionable data. However, many teachers do respond to direct questions about their principals. What follows are the results from almost every Bronx high school.

Question: “I trust the principal at his or her word”
Answers: “Strongly Agree” (10 pts), “Agree” (6.7 pts) “Disagree” (3.3 pts) or “Strongly Disagree” (0 pts).
Score: based on average response.
Percent: based on percent of answers “to a great extent” or “to some extent.”

The best: Score of 9 or higher, or 95% or higher, or both:

School Principal Note Yes Score
Bronx Academy HS Gary Eisinger Transfer 100% 9.8
Fannie Lou Hamer Freedom HS Nancy Mann 100% 9.6
Bronx Community HS Flora Greenaway Transfer 100% 9.4
East Bronx Academy of the Future Sarah Scrogin 6-12 100% 9.3
The Cinema School Rex Bobbish Monroe Campus, growing 100% 9.3
HS of American Studies Alessandro Weiss specialized 96% 9.3
Renaissance HS for Musical Theater and Tech Maria Herrera @ Lehman 94% 9.3
Crotona Academy HS Anthony Harris Transfer 89% 9.3
Validus Preparatory Academy Brady Smith 100% 9.2
Collegiate Institute for Math and Science Estelle Hans Columbus Campus 100% 9.1
Bronx Regional HS Colin Thomas Transfer 95% 8.9
Bronx Expeditionary Learning HS D White Taft Campus 97% 8.7
Bronx Career and College Preparatory HS Kizhaya Roberts growing 100% 8.6
Bronx Academy of Health Careers Marvia Lindsay 97% 8.5
Bronx Center for Science and Mathematics Edward Tom 95% 8.3
Morris Academy for Collaborative Studies Charles Osewalt Morris Campus 97% 7.8

The worst: Score of 5 or lower, or 50% or lower, or both:

School Principal Note Yes Score
John F Kennedy HS Lisa Luft JFK Campus 27% 2.6
Bronx Early College Academy for Teaching and Learning John Barnes 6-12 25% 2.8
Jane Addams HS for Academic Careers Sharron Smalls CTE 28% 2.8
Celia Cruz Bronx HS of Music Willie Rodriguez Walton Campus 30% 3.1
Fordham Leadership Academy for Business and Technology Richard Bost Roosevelt Campus 29% 3.3
School for Community Research and Learning (SCRL) John Tornifolio Stevenson Campus 24% 3.5
Eximius College Preparatory Academy Tammy Smith was 6-12, phasing out MS 43% 3.6
Samuel Gompers CTE HS Joyce Mills Kittrell CTE 37% 3.8
Bronx HS of Science Valerie Reidy specialized 38% 3.8
Performance Conservatory HS Eulynis Matthias Fridie 38% 3.9
Gateway School for Environmental Research and Technology Clifford Siegel Stevenson Campus 50% 4.0
Health Opportunities HS Carron Staple 41% 4.1
Explorations Academy Susana Hernandez 32% 4.2
Monroe Academy for Business/Law (MABL) Charles Ogundimu Monroe Campus 50% 4.2
Pan American International HS Bridgit Claire Bye Monroe Campus, growing 45% 4.4
Academy for Language and Teaching Arisleyda Urena 46% 4.5
Fordham HS for the Arts Iris Blige Roosevelt Campus 42% 4.7
Theatre Arts Production Company School (TAPCO) Lynn Passarella 6-12 47% 4.7
Bronx Aerospace Barbara Kirkweg Evander Campus 55% 4.7
Holcombe L Rucker School of Community Research Sharif Rucker 62% 4.8
Frederick Douglass Academy III Secondary School Rahesha Amon 6-12 57% 4.9
Riverdale/Kingsbridge Academy Lori O’Mara 6-12 57% 4.9
Bronx Guild Sam Decker Stevenson Campus 50% 5.0
Academy for Scholarship and Entrepeneurship Zenobia White 6-12 56% 5.0

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Bronx HS Teachers: Does your principal collaborate with you?

The Learning Environment Surveys create another source of questionable data. However, many teachers do respond to direct questions about their principals. What follows are the results from almost every Bronx high school.

Question: “School leaders invite teachers to play a meaningful role in setting goals and making important decisions for the school”
Answers: “Strongly Agree” (10 pts), “Agree” (6.7 pts) “Disagree” (3.3 pts) or “Strongly Disagree” (0 pts).
Score: based on average response.
Percent: based on percent of answers “to a great extent” or “to some extent.”

The best: Score of 9 or higher, or 95% or higher, or both:

School Principal Note Yes Score
The Cinema School Rex Bobbish Monroe Campus, growing 100% 9.7
Community School for Social Justice Sue-Ann Rosch 96% 9.7
Bronx Academy HS Gary Eisinger Transfer 100% 9.6
Validus Preparatory Academy Brady Smith 100% 9.4
Crotona Academy HS Anthony Harris Transfer 100% 9.3
East Bronx Academy of the Future Sarah Scrogin 6-12 100% 9.3
Bronx HS for Medical Science William Quintana Taft Campus 96% 9.2
Renaissance HS for Musical Theater and Tech Maria Herrera @ Lehman 95% 9.1
Bronx Expeditionary Learning HS D White Taft Campus 100% 9.0
Schomburg Satellite Academy Marsha Vernon Transfer 100% 9.0
Fannie Lou Hamer Freedom HS Nancy Mann 97% 9.0
Bronx Regional HS Colin Thomas Transfer 95% 9.0
HS for Teaching and the Professions Gary Prince Walton Campus 97% 8.7
Eagle Academy for Young Men Jonathan Foy 96% 8.7
Collegiate Institute for Math and Science Estelle Hans Columbus Campus 95% 8.7
South Bronx Preparatory Ellen Reddon Flanagan 6-12 96% 8.5
West Bronx Academy for the Future Wilper Morales Roosevelt Campus, 6-12 96% 8.5
HS for Contemporary Arts Francisco Sanchez Evander Campus 95% 7.8

The worst: Score of 5 or lower, or 50% or lower, or both:

School Principal Note Yes Score
John F Kennedy HS Lisa Luft JFK Campus 24% 2.4
Monroe Academy for Business/Law (MABL) Charles Ogundimu Monroe Campus 23% 2.7
Bronx HS of Science Valerie Reidy specialized 32% 3.5
School for Community Research and Learning (SCRL) John Tornifolio Stevenson Campus 29% 3.9
Jane Addams HS for Academic Careers Sharron Smalls CTE 38% 4.3
Samuel Gompers CTE HS Joyce Mills Kittrell CTE 45% 4.7
Performance Conservatory HS Eulynis Matthias Fridie 46% 4.7
Bronx Early College Academy for Teaching and Learning John Barnes 6-12 45% 4.8
Gateway School for Environmental Research and Technology Clifford Siegel Stevenson Campus 50% 4.9
Riverdale/Kingsbridge Academy Lori O’Mara 6-12 58% 5.0
Celia Cruz Bronx HS of Music Willie Rodriguez Walton Campus 59% 5.0
Bronx Haven HS Lucinda Mendez @ Smith, Transfer 60% 5.0
Frederick Douglass Academy III Secondary School Rahesha Amon 6-12 50% 5.2
Pan American International HS Bridgit Claire Bye Monroe Campus, growing 50% 5.4

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