High School For Youth And Community Development

911 Flatbush Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11226
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
High School For Youth And Community Development serves 477 students in grades 9-12.
High School For Youth And Community Development placed in the top 20% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 90-94% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

High School For Youth And Community Development places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

High School For Youth And Community Development's student population of 477 students has grown by 24% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students477 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

High School For Youth And Community Development is ranked within the top 20% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of High School For Youth And Community Development is 0.37, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#634 out of 4239 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
90-94%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
9%
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Hispanic
16%
27%
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Black
78%
17%
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White
2%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.370.71
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Graduation Rate
80-84%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #17 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to High School For Youth And Community Development is Academy Of Hospitality And Tourism (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is AcademyFor College Prep And Career Exp (0.0 miles away)
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