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Belmont Preparatory High School

STEPHEN GUMBS, PRINCIPAL
Total Students, 446

Belmont Preparatory High School was founded in 2002 as a high school for academically talented students throughout the community. The curriculum is based in the humanities and uses an interdisciplinary approach to infuse language arts throughout the curriculum so that students are truly college- and career-ready upon graduation.

2 cool things about Belmont

  • Belmont Prep has a 15:1 student to teacher ratio.
  • Excursions and field trips, including trips to New England; Philadelphia, PA; Washington, DC; and Rome (Italy) take place annually.

2 things you should know about coming here

  • This school requires a uniform.
  • Students can earn up to 12 college credits in their junior and senior years in the College Now Program.

How to get in

Priority is given to Bronx students or residents, then to New York City residents. Please contact the more information about Open Houses and admission into screened programs.