Brooklyn High School For Law And Technology

  • Brooklyn High School For Law And Technology serves 641 students in grades 8-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 85-89% (which is higher than the New York state average of 49%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 90-94% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher 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 High School For Law And Technology's student population of 641 students has grown by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students641 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Brooklyn High School For Law And Technology is ranked within the top 20% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Brooklyn High School For Law And Technology is 0.44, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#557 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
49%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:114:1
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Asian
3%
9%
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Hispanic
24%
26%
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Black
71%
18%
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White
2%
44%
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Diversity Score0.440.70
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Graduation Rate70-74%
81%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
44%
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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 #15 School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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