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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Economically Disadvantaged


English Language Learners


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 33% since 2016. We are graduating Bronx kids at a 20% higher rate than the average student in our district.

Closing Gaps in Urban Education



Math State Exams

PHACS 8th grade scholars scored 26% higher than the NYS combined average proficiency rate in 2023.


ELA Proficiency

ELA state exam proficiency rates increased by 30 percentage points from our pre-pandemic 2019 scores, surpassing the city & state averages.


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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