William Cullen Bryant High School

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William Cullen Bryant High School
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Address
4810 31st Avenue
Long Island City, New York
United States
Coordinates 40°45′28″N 73°54′38″W / 40.75778°N 73.91056°W / 40.75778; -73.91056Coordinates: 40°45′28″N 73°54′38″W / 40.75778°N 73.91056°W / 40.75778; -73.91056
Information
Type Public
Established 1889
School district NYC Geographic District 30
Principal Namita Dwarka
Grades 912
Enrollment 2,652
Website
William Cullen bryant high school.jpg
William Cullen Bryant High School

William Cullen Bryant High School, or William C. Bryant High School, and Bryant High School for short, is a secondary school located in Queens, New York City, United States serving grades 9 through 12.

Name[edit]

It is named in honor of William Cullen Bryant, an American romantic poet, journalist, and long-time editor of the New York Evening Post. He is most known for his work as one of the creators of Central Park in Manhattan, New York.

Statistics[edit]

The school has 2,652 students enrolled; the ethnic make-up of the school is 48.3% Hispanic, 27.7% Asian, 2.5% White, and 19.7% African American. The school has a four-year graduation rate of 27% and an attendance rate of 89%[1] In 2010, New York City Department of Education gave the school a letter grade of C.[2]

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Notable alumni[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Attendance". The New York City Department of Education. October 10, 2013. Retrieved October 10, 2013. 
  2. ^ http://schools.nyc.gov/OA/SchoolReports/2009-10/Progress_Report_Overview_2010_HS_Q445.pdf

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