Harry Van Arsdale High School (Closed 2008)

257 North Sixth Street
Brooklyn, NY 11211
  • Harry Van Arsdale High School served 494 students in grades 11-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 was higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 98% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the New York state average of 57%.

School Overview

School TypeVocational school
Grades OfferedGrades 11-12
Total Students494 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2007-2008 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio22:114:1
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Asian
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9%
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Hispanic
46%
27%
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Black
52%
18%
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White
2%
43%
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Diversity Score0.520.38
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
44%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic #14 School District
Source: 2007-2008 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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