The Center for Optimal College Readiness (COCR) places students in the following schools and institutions where they provide outreach tutoring, mentoring, help with academic counseling and college application-related work:

Bronx Global Learning Institute for Girls

  • Provides an exceptional education to young girls from grades K-5 through dual language instruction in a technology-rich environment.
  • Address: 750 Concourse Village W., New York, NY 10451
  • Student enrollment: 300

Cardinal Hayes High School

  • Provides a challenging Catholic education to young men of the metropolitan area by encouraging unique talents and fostering self-development.
  • Address: 650 Grand Concourse, New York, NY 10451
  • Student enrollment: 940

High School of Arts & Technology

  • Located in the heart of Manhattan’s cultural and technology center, Lincoln Center; it’s a place where students, parents, teachers and administrators work together to provide an environment which revolutionizes the education process for each member of the learning community.
  • Address: 122 Amsterdam Avenue, New York, NY 10023
  • Student enrollment: 609

In-Tech Academy MS/HS

  • A pioneer 6-12 school dedicated to accessing all the latest technological advances to support student learning.
  • Address: 2975 Tibbett Avenue, Bronx, NY 10463
  • Student enrollment: 1085

New Visions Charter School for Advanced Math and Science

  • A high school currently serving grades 9-10, committed to helping scholars succeed academically and cultivating their moral character to prepare them for college and beyond. Their three core values are rigor, respect and responsibility, which reinforces in students the value of working hard, treating others kindly and owning what they do.
  • Address: 99 Terrace View Avenue, Bronx, NY 10463
  • Student enrollment: 125

Public School 7

  • An elementary school that enables every student to reach their highest potential by establishing a curriculum that meets or exceeds government standards for education; provides extracurricular programs that develop children’s mental, physical and social skills; partners with parents and the community to create an environment geared to the success of all students. 
  • Address: 244 E. 163rd St., New York, NY 10451
  • Student enrollment: 617

St. Barnabas High School

  • A Catholic college preparatory school for young women; embraces global diversity and educates young women to develop both the confidence and the recognition that they have the potential to do and the power to be Christian leaders who will change the world.
  • Address: 425 E. 240th St., Bronx, NY 10470
  • Student enrollment: 233

The Bronx School for Law, Government & Justice

  • A highly structured 6-12 school that seeks to engage all learners through their CHARGE! The LGJ CHARGE represents the values, vision, and mission that inform their daily practice. 
  • Address: 244 E. 163rd St., New York, NY 10451
  • Student enrollment: 300