Brooklyn Brownstone School

272 Macdonough St
Brooklyn, NY 11233
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Brooklyn Brownstone School serves 305 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Brooklyn Brownstone School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥50% (which is lower than the New York state average of 55%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥50% (which is lower than the New York state average of 62%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 305 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 85%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in NY
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≥50% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥50% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

School Overview

Brooklyn Brownstone School's student population of 305 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
305 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Brooklyn Brownstone School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,093 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Brooklyn Brownstone School is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#2403 out of 4093 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥50%
55%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥50%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
11:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
10%
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Hispanic
12%
29%
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Black
67%
16%
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White
15%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.52
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
3%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Brooklyn Brownstone School's ranking?
Brooklyn Brownstone School is ranked #2403 out of 4,093 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Brooklyn Brownstone School often compared to?
Brooklyn Brownstone Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like 47 American Sign Language And English Lower School, Battery Park City School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≥50% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 55% NY state average), while ≥50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 62% NY state average).
How many students attend Brooklyn Brownstone School?
305 students attend Brooklyn Brownstone School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
67% of Brooklyn Brownstone School students are Black, 15% of students are White, 12% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Brooklyn Brownstone School?
Brooklyn Brownstone School has a student ration of 13:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Brooklyn Brownstone School offer ?
Brooklyn Brownstone School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Brooklyn Brownstone School part of?
Brooklyn Brownstone School is part of New York City Geographic District #16 School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 305 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 85%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≥50% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≥50% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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