Brooklyn College Academy

350 Coney Island Ave

Brooklyn, NY 11218
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (718)853-6184
  • Brooklyn College Academy serves 594 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥95% (which is higher than the New York state average of 49%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥95% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Brooklyn College Academy placed in the top 5% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.
  • Brooklyn College Academy operates within the New York City Geographic #22 School District.
  • New York City Geographic #22 School District's 80% graduation rate is lower than the New York state average of 81%.

Top Placements (New York)

Brooklyn College Academy is Listed among the top public schools in New York for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 5%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 5%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 5%)
  • Graduation Rate Highest graduation rate (Top 10%)

School Overview

  • Brooklyn College Academy's student population of 594 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students594 students
Brooklyn College Academy Total Students (2006-2016)
Gender %Brooklyn College Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Brooklyn College Academy Total Teachers (2006-2016)
Students by GradeBrooklyn College Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Brooklyn College Academy is ranked within the top 5% of all 4239 schools in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Brooklyn College Academy is 0.51, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
49%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
46%
Student : Teacher Ratio20:114:1
Brooklyn College Academy Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2016)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Brooklyn College Academy American Indian Students (2011-2014)
Asian
8%
9%
Brooklyn College Academy Asian Students (2006-2016)
Hispanic
11%
26%
Brooklyn College Academy Black Students (2006-2016)
Black
68%
18%
Brooklyn College Academy Black Students (2006-2016)
White
4%
44%
Brooklyn College Academy White Students (2006-2016)
Two or more races
9%
2%
Brooklyn College Academy Two Or More Races Students (2013-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsBrooklyn College Academy All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.510.38
Brooklyn College Academy Diversity Score (2006-2016)
Graduation Rate≥95%
81%
Brooklyn College Academy Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
44%
Brooklyn College Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
5%
Brooklyn College Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Brooklyn College Academy is New York City Geographic #22 School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 771 school districts in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • New York City Geographic #22 School District's student population of 34,378 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 80% has increased from 77% over five school years.
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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