Brooklyn College Academy

  • Brooklyn College Academy serves 600 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the NY average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 55%.
  • Brooklyn College Academy operates within the New York City Geographic #22 School District.
  • New York City Geographic #22 School District's 71% graduation rate is lower than the NY state average of 87%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 600 students has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students600 students
Brooklyn College Academy Total Students (2006-2015)
Gender %Brooklyn College Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
Brooklyn College Academy Total Teachers (2006-2015)
Students by GradeBrooklyn College Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio21:114:1
Brooklyn College Academy Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Brooklyn College Academy American Indian Students (2011-2014)
Asian
8%
9%
Brooklyn College Academy Asian Students (2006-2015)
Hispanic
10%
25%
Brooklyn College Academy Black Students (2006-2015)
Black
73%
18%
Brooklyn College Academy Black Students (2006-2015)
White
4%
45%
Brooklyn College Academy White Students (2006-2015)
Two or more races
5%
2%
Brooklyn College Academy Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsBrooklyn College Academy All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.450.70
Brooklyn College Academy Diversity Score (2006-2015)
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.
57%
45%
Brooklyn College Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2015)
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.
15%
6%
Brooklyn College Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2015)

District Comparison

  • New York City Geographic #22 School District's student population of 34,474 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 71% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District NameNew York City Geographic #22 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
41
2
Number of Students Managed34,474935
New York City Geographic #22 School District Students Managed (2006-2015)
Graduation Rate71%87%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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    0.1 miles
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    0.1 miles
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    BrooklynNY 11210
    (718)434-5222
    0.1PK-5891
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    0.5 miles
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    BrooklynNY 11226
    (718)856-0600
    0.6PK-2604

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