Top 10 Best Brooklyn Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 565 public schools serving 324,138 students in Brooklyn, NY. Brooklyn has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New York.
The top ranked public schools in Brooklyn, NY are Brooklyn Technical High School, Leon M Goldstein High School For The Sciences and Midwood High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Brooklyn, NY public schools have an average math proficiency score of 55% (versus the New York public school average of 55%), and reading proficiency score of 56% (versus the 54% statewide average). Schools in Brooklyn have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of New York public schools.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the New York public school average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Best Brooklyn, NY Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Brooklyn Technical High School
Vocational School
Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(3)
29 Ft Greene Pl
Brooklyn, NY 11217
(718) 804-6400
Grades: 9-12
| 5,839 students
Rank: #22.
Leon M Goldstein High School For The Sciences
Math: 98% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1830 Shore Blvd
Brooklyn, NY 11235
(718) 368-8500
Grades: 9-12
| 1,011 students
Rank: #33.
Midwood High School
Math: 96% | Reading: 98%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2839 Bedford Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11210
(718) 724-8500
Grades: 9-12
| 4,060 students
Rank: #44.
I.S. 187 Christa Mcauliffe School
Math: 97% | Reading: 96%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1171 65th St
Brooklyn, NY 11219
(718) 236-3394
Grades: 6-8
| 874 students
Rank: #5 - 165. - 16.
Achievement First Crown Heights Charter School
Charter School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
1485 Pacific St
Brooklyn, NY 11203
(347) 471-2580
Grades: K-12
| 1,052 students
Rank: #5 - 165. - 16.
Achievement First East New York Charter School
Charter School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
557 Pennsylvania Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11207
(718) 485-4924
Grades: K-12
| 859 students
Rank: #5 - 165. - 16.
Bedford Academy High School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
1119 Bedford Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11217
(718) 398-3061
Grades: 9-12
| 368 students
Rank: #5 - 165. - 16.
Benjamin Banneker Academy
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
71-77 Clinton Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11238
(718) 797-3702
Grades: 9-12
| 844 students
Rank: #5 - 165. - 16.
Brooklyn College Academy
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
350 Coney Island Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11218
(718) 853-6184
Grades: 9-12
| 622 students
Rank: #5 - 165. - 16.
Brooklyn Latin School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
223 Graham Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11206
(718) 366-0154
Grades: 9-12
| 681 students
Rank: #5 - 165. - 16.
Brooklyn Prospect Charter School-csd 15
Charter School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3002 Fort Hamilton Pkwy
Brooklyn, NY 11218
(716) 643-1086
Grades: 6-12
| 742 students
Rank: #5 - 165. - 16.
Coney Island Preparatory Public Charter School
Charter School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
501 West Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11223
(718) 513-6951
Grades: K-12
| 1,009 students
Rank: #5 - 165. - 16.
Math Engineering And Science Academy Charter High School
Charter School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
231 Palmetto St
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 282-7426
Grades: 9-12
| 471 students
Rank: #5 - 165. - 16.
Millennium Brooklyn High School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(2)
237 7th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11215
(718) 832-4333
Grades: 9-12
| 667 students
Rank: #5 - 165. - 16.
New Visions Chtr High School-adv Ma/sci Iii
Charter School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3000 Ave X
Brooklyn, NY 11235
(646) 808-6590
Grades: 9-12
| 410 students
Rank: #5 - 165. - 16.
Williamsburg High School For Architecture And Design
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
257 N 6th St
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718) 388-1260
Grades: 9-12
| 570 students
Rank: #1717.
High School Of Telecommunications Arts And Technology
Math: 94% | Reading: 96%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
350 67th St
Brooklyn, NY 11220
(718) 759-3400
Grades: 9-12
| 1,273 students
Rank: #18 - 2618. - 26.
Academy For Conservation And The Environment
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
6565 Flatlands Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11236
(718) 968-4101
Grades: 9-12
| 282 students
Rank: #18 - 2618. - 26.
Academy Of Innovative Technology
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
999 Jamaica Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11208
(718) 827-2469
Grades: 9-12
| 401 students
Rank: #18 - 2618. - 26.
Brooklyn High School Of The Arts
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(24)
345 Dean St
Brooklyn, NY 11217
(718) 855-2412
Grades: 9-12
| 864 students
Rank: #18 - 2618. - 26.
City Polytechnic High School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
105 Tech Pl
Brooklyn, NY 11201
(718) 875-1473
Grades: 9-12
| 439 students
Rank: #18 - 2618. - 26.
John Jay School For Law
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
237 7th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11215
(718) 832-4250
Grades: 9-12
| 451 students
Rank: #18 - 2618. - 26.
Pathways In Technology Early College High School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
150 Albany Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11213
(718) 221-1593
Grades: 9-12
| 585 students
Rank: #18 - 2618. - 26.
Science Skills Center High School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
49 Flatbush Ave Ext
Brooklyn, NY 11201
(718) 243-9413
Grades: 9-12
| 557 students
Rank: #18 - 2618. - 26.
Urban Assembly School For Law And Justice
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
283 Adams St
Brooklyn, NY 11201
(718) 858-1160
Grades: 9-12
| 450 students
Rank: #18 - 2618. - 26.
Williamsburg Preparatory School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
257 N 6th St
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718) 302-2306
Grades: 9-12
| 683 students
Rank: #2727.
It Takes A Village Academy
Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5800 Tilden Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11203
(718) 629-2307
Grades: 9-12
| 711 students
Rank: #2828.
I.S. 98 Bay Academy
Math: 93% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(2)
1401 Emmons Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11235
(718) 891-9005
Grades: 6-8
| 1,532 students
Rank: #2929.
Edward R Murrow High School
Math: 92% | Reading: 94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1600 Ave L
Brooklyn, NY 11230
(718) 258-9283
Grades: 9-12
| 3,781 students
Rank: #3030.
New Utrecht High School
Math: 93% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(4)
1601 80th St
Brooklyn, NY 11214
(718) 232-2500
Grades: 9-12
| 3,560 students
Rank: #31 - 3331. - 33.
Brooklyn Preparatory High School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
257 N 6th St
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718) 486-2550
Grades: 9-12
| 513 students
Rank: #31 - 3331. - 33.
High School For Public Service-heroes Of Tomorrow
Math: 85-89% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
600 Kingston Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11203
(718) 756-5325
Grades: 9-12
| 456 students
Rank: #31 - 3331. - 33.
Life Academy High School For Film And Music
Math: 85-89% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2630 Benson Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11214
(718) 333-7750
Grades: 9-12
| 302 students
Rank: #3434.
P.S. 172 Beacon School Of Excellence
Math: 96% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
825 4th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11232
(718) 965-4200
Grades: PK-5
| 590 students
Rank: #35 - 3835. - 38.
Brooklyn Academy Of Science And The Environment
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
883 Classon Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11225
(718) 230-6363
Grades: 9-12
| 368 students
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Brooklyn, New York Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
183 South 3rd St
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718) 388-1194
Grades: 9-12
| 398 students
141 Macon St
Brooklyn, NY 11216
(718) 783-4842
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
27 Huntington St
Brooklyn, NY 11231
(718) 330-9285
Grades: 5-10
| 78 students
905 Winthrop St
Brooklyn, NY 11203
(718) 773-3908
Grades: 9-12
| 181 students
650 Ashford St
Brooklyn, NY 11207
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Bayside Res (Closed 2004)
Alternative School
30-34 214 Pl
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
39 Herkimer St
Brooklyn, NY 11216
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
185 Ellery St
Brooklyn, NY 11206
(718) 384-4154
Grades: K-8
| 369 students
424 Leonard St3rd Fl
Brooklyn, NY 11222
(718) 390-1275
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
116 Nassau St
Brooklyn, NY 11201
(718) 694-8352
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Brooklyn Chldrn Center (Closed 2008)
Special Education School
1819 Bergen Street
Brooklyn, NY 11233
(718) 221-4500
Grades: Inquire with school
| 35 students
2839 Bedford Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11210
(718) 434-5043
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
505 Fulton St 2nd Fl
Brooklyn, NY 11201
(212) 431-4477
Grades: K-4
| 206 students
883 Classon Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11225
(718) 636-5800
Grades: 12
| 192 students
152 Sterling St
Brooklyn, NY 11225
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
1125 Carroll Street
Brooklyn, NY 11225
(718) 773-2041
Grades: 9-12
| 20 students
8310 21st Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11214
(718) 266-5032
Grades: 9-12
| 570 students
1600 Rockaway Pky
Brooklyn, NY 11236
(718) 290-8600
Grades: 9-12
| 344 students
426 56th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11220
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
2504 Clarendon Rd
Brooklyn, NY 11226
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
309 Clinton Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11205
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
69-76 Schermerhorn St
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Grades: 9-10
| 35 students
17 Bristol St
Brooklyn, NY 11212
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
202 Avenue C
Brooklyn, NY 11218
(718) 438-4010
Grades: PK-5
| 1,005 students
14 E 21st St
Brooklyn, NY 11226
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
41 Howard Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 574-2911
Grades: Inquire with school
| n/a students
911 Flatbush Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11226
(718) 282-7804
Grades: 9-12
| 382 students
911 Flatbush Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11226
(718) 282-8428
Grades: 9-12
| 392 students
590 Sheffield Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11207
(718) 272-8371
Grades: 6-8
| 105 students
700 Park Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11206
(718) 599-2176
Grades: K-1
| n/a students
700 Park Ave-3rd Fl
Brooklyn, NY 11206
(718) 599-2176
Grades: K-5
| 252 students
72 Veronica Pl-4th Fl
Brooklyn, NY 11226
(718) 218-3185
Grades: 5-8
| 370 students
70 Tompkins Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11206
(718) 302-5092
Grades: 9-12
| 74 students
50 Bedford Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11222
(718) 388-7721
Grades: 9-12
| 109 students
125 Stuyvesant Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 574-2820
Grades: 9-12
| 67 students
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