Clara Barton High School

901 Classon Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11225
(School attendance zone shown in map)
9/
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Top 20%
Serving 1,356 students in grades 9-12, Clara Barton High School ranks in the top 20% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 67% (which is higher than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Vocational school / Magnet School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,356 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : 76% (Btm 50% in NY)
  • : Top 20%
  • : 67% (Top 30%)
  • : 65-69% (Top 20%)
  • : 96% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Clara Barton High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Clara Barton High School's student population of 1,356 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 94 teachers has grown by 28% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,356 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
94 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Clara Barton High School ranks within the top 20% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Clara Barton High School is 0.30, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NY)
#849 out of 4377 schools
(Top 20%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Clara Barton High School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
67%
46%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Clara Barton 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 2021-22 school year data.
65-69%
49%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Clara Barton 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 2021-22 school year data.
96%
78%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Clara Barton High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
11:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Clara Barton High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
1%
10%
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Hispanic
11%
29%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Clara Barton High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
83%
16%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Clara Barton High School and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
1%
41%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Clara Barton High School and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Clara Barton High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Clara Barton High School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in New York.
0.30
This chart displays the diversity score of Clara Barton High School and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
76%
87%
This chart displays graduation rate of Clara Barton High School and public school graduation rate of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
51%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Clara Barton High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Clara Barton High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Clara Barton High School's ranking?
Clara Barton High School is ranked #849 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Clara Barton High School often compared to?
Clara Barton High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like It Takes A Village Academy, Victory Collegiate High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
67% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 65-69% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
What is the graduation rate of Clara Barton High School?
The graduation rate of Clara Barton High School is 76%, which is lower than the New York state average of 87%.
How many students attend Clara Barton High School?
1,356 students attend Clara Barton High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
83% of Clara Barton High School students are Black, 11% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are American Indian, 2% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are White.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Clara Barton High School?
Clara Barton High School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Clara Barton High School offer ?
Clara Barton High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Clara Barton High School part of?
Clara Barton High School is part of New York City Geographic District #17 School District.
In what neighborhood is Clara Barton High School located?
Clara Barton High School is located in the Crown Heights neighborhood of Brooklyn, NY. There are 33 other public schools located in Crown Heights.

School Reviews

5   1/18/2013
I am a junior in high school, and is now looking for different school to intend. So far i liked what i have seem from this school. And maybe one day i would come and join.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - hasbe

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Vocational school / Magnet School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 1,356 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : 76% (Btm 50%)
  • : Top 20%
  • : 67% (Top 30%)
  • : 65-69% (Top 20%)
  • : 96% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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