Jhs 278 Marine Park

1925 Stuart St
Brooklyn, NY 11229
(School attendance zone shown in map)
6/
10
Top 50%
Serving 1,188 students in grades 6-8, Jhs 278 Marine Park ranks in the top 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 36% (which is lower than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is higher than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is equal to the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 1,188 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 70%
  • : Top 50% in NY
  • : 36% (Btm 50%)
  • : 62% (Top 30%)
  • : 67% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Jhs 278 Marine Park ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Jhs 278 Marine Park's student population of 1,188 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 106 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,188 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
106 teachers
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School Rankings

Jhs 278 Marine Park ranks within the top 50% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Jhs 278 Marine Park is 0.75, which is more 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)
#1937 out of 4377 schools
(Top 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Jhs 278 Marine Park, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
36%
46%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jhs 278 Marine Park 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.
62%
49%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jhs 278 Marine Park 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.
67%
78%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Jhs 278 Marine Park 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
11:1
11:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
16%
10%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Jhs 278 Marine Park and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
15%
29%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Jhs 278 Marine Park and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
35%
16%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Jhs 278 Marine Park and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
30%
41%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Jhs 278 Marine Park 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
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in New York.
0.75
This chart displays the diversity score of Jhs 278 Marine Park and the public school average diversity score 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
62%
51%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Jhs 278 Marine Park 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
7%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Jhs 278 Marine Park 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 Jhs 278 Marine Park's ranking?
Jhs 278 Marine Park is ranked #1937 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Jhs 278 Marine Park often compared to?
Jhs 278 Marine Parkis often viewed alongside schools like Jhs 234 Arthur W Cunningham by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
36% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 62% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Jhs 278 Marine Park?
1,188 students attend Jhs 278 Marine Park.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
35% of Jhs 278 Marine Park students are Black, 30% of students are White, 16% of students are Asian, 15% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Jhs 278 Marine Park?
Jhs 278 Marine Park has a student ration of 11:1, which is equal to the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Jhs 278 Marine Park offer ?
Jhs 278 Marine Park offers enrollment in grades 6-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Jhs 278 Marine Park part of?
In what neighborhood is Jhs 278 Marine Park located?
Jhs 278 Marine Park is located in the Marine Park neighborhood of Brooklyn, NY. There are 2 other public schools located in Marine Park.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 1,188 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 70%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 36% (Btm 50%)
  • : 62% (Top 30%)
  • : 67% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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