Brooklyn Institute For Liberal Arts High School

  • Brooklyn Institute For Liberal Arts High School serves 353 students in grades 8-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 90-94% (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 85-89% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Brooklyn Institute For Liberal Arts High School 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 15:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Brooklyn Institute For Liberal Arts High School's student population of 353 students has grown by 110% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 64% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students353 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Brooklyn Institute For Liberal Arts High School 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 15:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Brooklyn Institute For Liberal Arts High School is 0.20, 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#578 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
49%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
46%
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
7%
26%
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Black
89%
18%
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White
1%
44%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.200.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic #17 School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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