Brooklyn Environmental Exploration School (bees)

  • Brooklyn Environmental Exploration School (bees) serves 88 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10-14% (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 25-29% (which is lower than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Brooklyn Environmental Exploration School (bees)'s student population of 88 students has grown by 66% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 140% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students88 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Brooklyn Environmental Exploration School (bees)'s student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Brooklyn Environmental Exploration School (bees) is 0.30, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. 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#4205 out of 4,239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio7:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
16%
26%
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Black
82%
17%
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White
2%
44%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Brooklyn Environmental Exploration School (bees).This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.300.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic #23 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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