Progress High School For Professional Careers

Progress High School For Professional Careers serves 1,067 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 52%.
Progress High School For Professional Careers operates within the New York City Geographic #14 School District.
The school district's 90% graduation rate is higher than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 1067 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,067 students
Progress High School For Professional Careers Total Students (2006-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 54 teachers
Progress High School For Professional Careers Total Classroom Teachers (2006-2012)
Students by Grade Progress High School For Professional Careers Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.48 is less than the state average of 1.03. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 13:1
Progress High School For Professional Careers Student : Teacher Ratio (2006-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
8%
Progress High School For Professional Careers Asian (2006-2012)
Hispanic
65%
23%
Progress High School For Professional Careers Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
32%
19%
Progress High School For Professional Careers Black (2006-2012)
White
1%
48%
Progress High School For Professional Careers White (2006-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Progress High School For Professional Careers Sch Ethnicity Progress High School For Professional Careers 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.
0.48 1.03
Progress High School For Professional Careers 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.
77%
42%
Progress High School For Professional Careers 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%
Progress High School For Professional Careers Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 20,477 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #14 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
42
3
Number of Students Managed 20,477 1,324
New York City Geographic  #14 School District Number of Students Managed (2005-2012)
Graduation Rate 90% 86%
New York City Geographic  #14 School District Graduation Rate (2008-2009)
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 School For Legal Studies (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Middle School 582 (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 196 Ten Eyck (0.2 miles away)
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Brooklyn, NY public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.19, which is lower than the New York average of 0.35. The most diverse school in Brooklyn is P.S. 212 Lady Deborah Moody. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or national school diversity statistics.