Leon M Goldstein High School For The Sciences

1830 Shore Blvd
Brooklyn, NY 11235
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Leon M Goldstein High School For The Sciences serves 1,011 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 97% (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 98% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Leon M Goldstein High School For The Sciences placed in the top 5% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

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Leon M Goldstein High School For The Sciences places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Leon M Goldstein High School For The Sciences's student population of 1,011 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,011 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

Leon M Goldstein High School For The Sciences is ranked within the top 5% 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 Leon M Goldstein High School For The Sciences is 0.61, 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
#83 out of 4239 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
97%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
98%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
24%
9%
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Hispanic
9%
27%
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Black
8%
17%
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White
57%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.610.71
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Graduation Rate
94%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #22 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Leon M Goldstein High School For The Sciences is P.S. 811 Connie Lekas School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 195 Manhattan Beach (0.4 miles away)
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