1396 Broadway
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Brooklyn High School For Law And Technology serves 599 students in grades 9-12.
Brooklyn High School For Law And Technology placed in the top 20% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (which is higher than the New York state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

Brooklyn High School For Law And Technology ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Brooklyn High School For Law And Technology's student population of 599 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
599 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
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School Rankings

Brooklyn High School For Law And Technology is ranked within the top 20% of all 4,228 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Brooklyn High School For Law And Technology is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#741 out of 4228 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
3%
9%
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Hispanic
29%
27%
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Black
63%
17%
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White
3%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.52
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Graduation Rate
80-84%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 599 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-84% (Btm 50% in NY)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 80-84% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 85-89% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.52 (Top 50%)

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