Brooklyn Brownstone School

  • Brooklyn Brownstone School serves 246 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-34% (which is lower than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

School Overview

  • Brooklyn Brownstone School's student population of 246 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students246 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Brooklyn Brownstone School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Brooklyn Brownstone School is 0.40, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#1883 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
10%
26%
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Black
76%
17%
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White
12%
44%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Brooklyn Brownstone School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.400.38
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic #16 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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