The Claire Friedlander Family Foundation proudly supports the Bronx High School of Science. Often cited as the most renowned high school in America, The Bronx High School of Science educates an academically gifted community of learners through a rigorous Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) curriculum. All academic disciplines are taught through the lens of inquiry to emphasize critical thinking and problem solving. Bronx Science creates a diverse community of lifelong learners who discover their passions through a collaborative and supportive network of students, educators and alumni.
Students explore complex problems and have access to a rich offering of resources to develop solutions. Drawing upon a long tradition of academic success, The Bronx High School of Science prepares students to flourish in the best colleges and universities. They create the leaders and visionaries of the future. The Bronx Science Endowment Fund, Inc., exists as the development arm of the school and strives to provide the resources for the school to enhance its curriculum, facilities and experiential education programs. http://www.bxscience.edu/
The Bronx High School of Science IDEAS Initiative nurtures students to Imagine, Discover, Engineer and Apply Solutions to tomorrow's challenges in their Launch Labs to make the world a better place. Expanding on their growing programs in robotics, engineering and computer science, Bronx Science is focusing on expanding experiential education programs within the IDEAS Initiative such as two robotics teams, the creation of a makerspace, a pre-professional seminar series on coding led by Microsoft and an annual hackathon, AtomHacks.