About Us

The Antonia Pantoja Preparatory Academy (08X376)

1980 LAFAYETTE AVENUE, BRONX, NY, 10473 Room 285

Telephone: 718.824.3152

Fax: 718.824.3543

Website: https://www.appabx.org

Serving grades from 6th - 12th

School hours: 8:15 A.M. to 2:35 P.M.

Overview

Antonia Pantoja Preparatory Academy (APPA) is a college preparatory school offering a continuum of instruction from middle school through high school, with a focus on preparing students to compete and succeed in a global workforce. Our program develops fully multilingual and bi-literate students through an integration of social learning experiences. Students participate in programs designed to enhance their understanding of the real world in order to develop critical thinking and problem solving skills, so that they may become productive members of society. We focus on creating a family friendly culture, making the environment receptive to all. Our Restorative Justice program increases equity for all.

Academics

  • Balanced literacy program, regents preparatory classes, SAT preparatory classes, AP courses , restorative justice, emotional intelligence
  • iLearnNYC: Program for expanded online coursework and self-paced learning
  • YMCA after-school program for our middle school students, YMCA Rowe Scholars program, Saturday academy for music, regents prep, AP Saturday program
  • College tours, social action projects with an emphasis on community service; peace ambassadors
  • College Access promotes students success and post-secondary education, from college awareness to college readiness.

LANGUAGE COURSES

Spanish

ADVANCED PLACEMENT (AP) COURSES

AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP United States History

Activities

ACTIVITIES

Middle school dance, broadway junior

SCHOOL SPORTS

Football, Indoor Track, Basketball, Soccer, Baseball, Volleyball, Softball

PSAL SPORTS - GIRLS

Badminton, Basketball, Indoor Track, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Volleyball

PSAL SPORTS - BOYS

Baseball, Basketball, Football, Outdoor Track, Soccer

Other Features

  • Community School

Accessibility

  • Partially Accessible (ramp & elevator)