850 Grand St
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
East Williamsburg Scholars Academy serves 327 students in grades 9-12.
East Williamsburg Scholars Academy placed in the top 30% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the New York state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 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 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

East Williamsburg Scholars Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

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School Overview

East Williamsburg Scholars Academy's student population of 327 students has declined by 35% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
327 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

East Williamsburg Scholars Academy is ranked within the top 30% of all 4,228 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of East Williamsburg Scholars Academy is 0.53, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#1169 out of 4228 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
56%
27%
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Black
40%
17%
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White
1%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.53
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Graduation Rate
65-69%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 327 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 65-69% (Btm 50% in NY)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.53 (Top 50%)

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