Our Results

Raising the Bar for Bronx Kids 

Since 2015, we have outpaced our local school district in state exams and graduation rates; we continue to raise the bar each year!

Raising the Bar for Bronx Kids

Our Students

Pharos Academy serves a diverse population of children from Community School District 12 in the South Bronx and the surrounding area. We believe that Bronx kids can and will achieve at high levels if challenged and loved.

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99%

Black/Latinx

91%

Economically Disadvantaged

10%

English Language Learners

17%

Students with Disabilities

Closing Gaps in Urban Education 

Pharos Academy is unapologetically committed to serving Bronx Kids. Our school is fueled by caring adults who will stop at nothing to close all gaps in urban-education; achievement, opportunity, access, STEM. Our graduation rate has increased by 32% since 2015. We are graduating Bronx kids at a 21% higher rate than the average Bronx HS graduation rate.

Closing Gaps in Urban Education

Outcomes 

28%

Math State Exams

PHACS scholars scored 28 percentage points higher than District 12 on state math exams

2x

ELA Proficiency

ELA state exam passing rates more than doubled from 2015-2016.

88%

4 Yr Graduation Rate

Our 4 year high school graduation rate surpasses the district and the Bronx by more than 20%

100%

College Acceptance

All of our high school graduates are accepted into 4yr colleges or universities

Preparing Scholars to Solve Tomorrow's Problems
Guidance for Future Leaders

Preparing Scholars to Solve Tomorrow's Problems

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