Brooklyn Preparatory High School

  • Brooklyn Preparatory High School serves 519 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 ≥95% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Brooklyn Preparatory High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to 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 Preparatory High School's student population of 519 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students519 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Brooklyn Preparatory High School is ranked within the top 10% 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 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Brooklyn Preparatory High School is 0.54, 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#378 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)90-94%
49%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
9%
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Hispanic
44%
26%
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Black
52%
18%
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White
1%
44%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Brooklyn Preparatory High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.540.70
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Graduation Rate85-89%
81%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
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 #14 School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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