2839 Bedford Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11210
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Midwood High School serves 4,117 students in grades 9-12.
Midwood High School 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 96% (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 98% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the New York state level of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 4,117 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 77%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 92% (Top 30% in NY)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 96% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 98% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Midwood High School's student population of 4,117 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 209 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
4,117 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
209 teachers
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School Rankings

Midwood High School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Midwood High School 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.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#104 out of 4228 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
96%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
98%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
12:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
34%
10%
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Hispanic
13%
28%
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Black
26%
17%
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White
23%
41%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.75
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Graduation Rate
92%
83%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
3%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 4,117 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 77%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 92% (Top 30%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 96% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 98% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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