Brooklyn Bridge Academy

6565 Flatlands Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11236
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Brooklyn Bridge Academy serves 163 students in grades 9-12.
Brooklyn Bridge Academy placed in the top 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-59% (which is approximately equal to the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-79% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Brooklyn Bridge Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Brooklyn Bridge Academy's student population of 163 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students163 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

Brooklyn Bridge Academy is ranked within the top 50% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Brooklyn Bridge Academy is 0.36, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#1594 out of 4239 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-79%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
15%
27%
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Black
79%
17%
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White
3%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.360.71
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Graduation Rate
20-24%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #18 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Brooklyn Bridge Academy is Academy For Conservation And The Environment (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is I.S. 68 I.S.aac Bildersee (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 251 Paerdegat (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Brooklyn Academy For Conservation And The Environment Math: 80-89% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 282 students
    0.0 miles
    6565 Flatlands Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11236
    (718) 968-4101
    0 9-12 282
  • Brooklyn Brooklyn Generation School Math: 70-79% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 193 students
    0.0 miles
    6565 Flatlands Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11236
    (718) 968-4200
    0 9-12 193
  • Brooklyn Brooklyn Theatre Arts High School Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 366 students
    0.0 miles
    6565 Flatlands Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11236
    (718) 968-1072
    0 9-12 366
  • Brooklyn Victory Collegiate High School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 407 students
    0.0 miles
    6565 Flatlands Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11236
    (718) 968-1530
    0 9-12 407
  • Brooklyn P.S. 251 Paerdegat Math: 26% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 521 students
    0.3 miles
    1037 E 54th St
    Brooklyn, NY 11234
    (718) 251-4110
    0.3 PK-5 521

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