International High School At Lafayette

2630 Benson Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11214
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
International High School At Lafayette serves 331 students in grades 9-12.
International High School At Lafayette placed in the top 20% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90-94% (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 80-84% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

International High School At Lafayette places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

International High School At Lafayette's student population of 331 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students331 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

International High School At Lafayette 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 International High School At Lafayette is 0.72, which is more 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
#623 out of 4239 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
90-94%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
35%
9%
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Hispanic
32%
27%
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Black
6%
17%
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White
25%
43%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.720.71
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Graduation Rate
65-69%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
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 #21 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to International High School At Lafayette is Expeditionary Learning School For Community Leaders (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Kingsborough Early College School (0.0 miles away)
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