Is Bronx Design the *RIGHT* school for you?

Do you have an interest in architecture or the construction trades?

Are you willing to work hard to meet your academic and career goals?

Do you believe it is important to attend school every day?

Are you willing to work with people to complete a task?

Are you a team player?


Upcoming Open Houses


Interest Form

Please complete the Interest Form and we will be in contact!

Bronx Design Interest Form 

Two Programs to Apply

We welcome students from NYC middle schools into the 9th grade.  We have two programs in high school.  You can apply to both if you would like to.

Program Code Program Name

Admissions Method & Priority Group

Applicants Available Seats
Y51A Building Construction and Technology Screen 327 100
Y51B Architecture and Design Screen 372 28

Program Descriptions:

Building Construction and Technology

Students will experience all trades: Electrical Engineering, Carpentry Technology, Plumbing Technology, and Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning Technology as a rotation before choosing their desired field of study. Students will obtain OSHA-10 certification prior to beginning college-level CTE coursework in their second year. Internships begin as early as the 10th grade. The skills students learn through their CTE coursework are applicable throughout the United States.

Architecture and Design

The 4-year course work enables students to work in architectural or building construction related jobs or continue toward an advanced degree in a related field. Students explore industry levels of mastery in AutoCAD, 3-D Modeling and printing, and Revit. Graduates find employment in related industries such as building engineering, construction, code enforcement, materials manufacturing, and residential design/build contracting.

High School Admissions Calendar


Month Event
September - October Borough High School Fairs + School Visits
October - February Bronx Design Open Houses
October - November CTE Fair - Learn about our Trades
November - February Families complete High School application online:
Early March Deadline to apply to high school
April Annual CTE Fair
May - June Orientation events for admitted 9th graders and selected 10th graders (Orientation 1 of 2)
July Summer Bridge program for incoming 9th graders
July - August Orientation (2 of 2)