Brooklyn Lab School

  • Brooklyn Lab School serves 310 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-64% (which is higher 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 70-74% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Brooklyn Lab School's student population of 310 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students310 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Brooklyn Lab School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Brooklyn Lab School is 0.61, which is more 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#1136 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
11%
9%
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Hispanic
54%
26%
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Black
31%
17%
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White
3%
44%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.610.39
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Graduation Rate60-64%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic #19 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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