2012 was the eighth consecutive year in which AMS enjoyed a participation rate of at least 92% in its three annual parent-teacher conferences.

In 2012, 15% of graduating seniors passed the AP Calculus exam, with 10% earning a score of 4 or 5.

71% of seniors graduating in 2011 and 2012 enrolled in four-year colleges or universities. 90% enrolled in post-secondary educational institutions. 94% of them graduated from AMS on time.

In 2010 AMS was the recipient of $100K technology grant from the Office of the Bronx Borough President. says AMS offers "high expectations and lots of support."

AMS was named the 2009 nation-wide Intel School of Distinction for middle school mathematics. The Intel Corporation chose AMS for this award from among hundreds of schools all around the United States, "for their extraordinary commitment to instituting 21st century teaching and learning environments and implementing innovative programs that inspire their students to excel in the areas of math and science."

In New York City's Best Public Middle Schools, Clara Hemphill says AMS is "quickly building a reputation for its high academic standards, stellar attendance rates, and noteworthy student achievement in math and science." names AMS one of its "noteworthy schools."

The New York City Department of Education tabs AMS a "well-developed school" in its 2006-07, 2007-08 and 2008-09 Quality Review Reports.
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