Midwood High School

Midwood High School serves 3,854 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is more than the state average of 52%.
Midwood High School operates within the New York City Geographic #22 School District.

Overview

The student population of 3854 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 168 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 3,854 students
Midwood High School Total Students (2006-2012)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 168 teachers
Midwood High School Total Classroom Teachers (2006-2012)
Students by Grade Midwood High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.73 is more than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1 13:1
Midwood High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2006-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
31%
8%
Midwood High School Asian (2006-2012)
Hispanic
11%
23%
Midwood High School Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
35%
19%
Midwood High School Black (2006-2012)
White
21%
48%
Midwood High School White (2006-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Midwood High School Sch Ethnicity Midwood High School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.73 0.35
Midwood High School Diversity Score (2006-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
39%
42%
Midwood High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
7%
Midwood High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 36,319 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #22 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
39
3
Number of Students Managed 36,319 1,324
New York City Geographic  #22 School District Number of Students Managed (2006-2012)
Graduation Rate n/a% 86%
District Total Revenue n/a $29 MM
District Spending n/a $29 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $21,692
District Spending / Student n/a $21,514
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Brooklyn College Academy (0.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Andries Hudde School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 315 (0.1 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Brooklyn P.S. 315
    2310 Glenwood Rd
    Brooklyn , NY , 11210
    (718)421-9560
    0.1  mi  |  785  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Brooklyn Brooklyn College Academy
    2900 Bedford Ave
    Brooklyn , NY , 11210
    (718)951-5941
    0.1  mi  |  630  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Brooklyn School Of Science And Technology
    725 East 23rd St
    Brooklyn , NY , 11210
    (718)434-5222
    0.1  mi  |  869  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Brooklyn P.S. 269 Nostrand
    1957 Nostrand Ave
    Brooklyn , NY , 11210
    (718)941-2800
    0.4  mi  |  559  students  |  Gr.  3-5
  • Brooklyn P.S. 361 East Flatbush Early Childhood School
    3109 Newkirk Ave
    Brooklyn , NY , 11226
    (718)856-0600
    0.5  mi  |  625  students  |  Gr.  PK-2

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