4200 16th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11204
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Junior High School 223 Montauk serves 942 students in grades 6-8.
Junior High School 223 Montauk placed in the top 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (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 54% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

Junior High School 223 Montauk ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

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School Overview

Junior High School 223 Montauk's student population of 942 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 69 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
942 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
69 teachers
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School Rankings

Junior High School 223 Montauk is ranked within the top 50% 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 Junior High School 223 Montauk is 0.56, 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
#1870 out of 4228 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
61%
9%
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Hispanic
26%
27%
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Black
2%
17%
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White
9%
43%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.56
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Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

School Reviews

  4.33 out of 5  (3 reviews)
5  
It's a very great school! I had a lot of memories of there. The school is very welcoming.
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3  
It is a good school. The teachers are't that strict there too. But the thing is, it very crowded when it time to switch classes.
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5  
School presently serves 951 students
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 942 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 91%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in NY
  • Math Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.56 (Top 50%)

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