Brooklyn School For Global Studies

  • Brooklyn School For Global Studies serves 223 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is lower 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 55-59% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Brooklyn School For Global Studies placed in the top 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Brooklyn School For Global Studies's student population of 223 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students223 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Brooklyn School For Global Studies is ranked within the top 50% 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 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Brooklyn School For Global Studies is 0.56, 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#2077 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
49%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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Asian
3%
9%
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Hispanic
39%
26%
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Black
54%
18%
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White
4%
44%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.560.70
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Graduation Rate70-79%
81%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
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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