Founded in 1997, the first high school in the nation to be located in a judicial complex, The Bronx School for Law, Government and Justice combines law-related studies with real-world learning experiences for students in grades 6-12. The school has its own mock courtroom and crime and forensic labs, and uses the New Bronx Criminal Court Complex as an extended classroom. Students explore careers in law and government through coursework, mentoring relationships and internships while preparing for the challenges of college.


  • Grade Range: 6-12
  • District: Morrisania (CD 4)
  • Principal: Johanie Hernandez

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