1600 Rockaway Pky
Brooklyn, NY 11236
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Canarsie High School served 344 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 60-64% (which was lower than the New York state average of 67%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 65-69% (which was higher than the New York state average of 58%) for the 2010-11 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 was higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment was 97% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
344 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
60-64%
67%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Canarsie High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
65-69%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Canarsie High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
2%
9%
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Hispanic
11%
27%
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Black
83%
17%
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White
3%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.30
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Graduation Rate
(10-11)
46%
78%
Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Canarsie High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Canarsie High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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