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For the 2021 school year, there are 172 public high schools serving 108,013 students in Brooklyn, NY. The top ranked public high schools in Brooklyn, NY are Brooklyn Technical High School, Midwood High School and Leon M Goldstein High School For The Sciences. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Brooklyn, NY public high schools have an average math proficiency score of 78% (versus the New York public high school average of 78%), and reading proficiency score of 84% (versus the 80% statewide average). High schools in Brooklyn have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of New York public high schools.
Brooklyn, NY public high school have a Graduation Rate of 76%, which is less than the New York average of 84%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Brooklyn Technical High School, with 98% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in New York or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the New York public high school average of 55% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Brooklyn, NY Public High Schools (2021)

  • 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%
    29 Ft Greene Pl
    Brooklyn, NY 11217
    (718) 804-6400

    Grades: 9-12 | 5,839 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Midwood High School Math: 97% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2839 Bedford Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11210
    (718) 724-8500

    Grades: 9-12 | 4,060 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Leon M Goldstein High School For The Sciences Math: 97% | Reading: 98%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1830 Shore Blvd
    Brooklyn, NY 11235
    (718) 368-8500

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,011 student
  • Rank: #4-144.- 14.
    Bedford Academy High School Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1119 Bedford Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11217
    (718) 398-3061

    Grades: 9-12 | 368 students
  • Rank: #4-144.- 14.
    Brooklyn Latin School Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    223 Graham Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11206
    (718) 366-0154

    Grades: 9-12 | 681 students
  • Rank: #4-144.- 14.
    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: #4-144.- 14.
    Coney Island Preparatory Public Charter School Charter School
    Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    501 West Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11223
    (718) 513-6951

    Grades: K-12 | 1,009 student
  • Rank: #4-144.- 14.
    Excellence Girls Charter School Charter School
    Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    794 Monroe St-3rd Fl
    Brooklyn, NY 11221
    (718) 638-1875

    Grades: K-12 | 1,452 student
  • Rank: #4-144.- 14.
    Leadership Preparatory Bedford Stuyvesant Charter School Charter School
    Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    141 Macon St-1st Fl
    Brooklyn, NY 11216
    (718) 636-0360

    Grades: K-12 | 1,119 student
  • Rank: #4-144.- 14.
    Leadership Preparatory Ocean Hill Charter School Charter School
    Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    51 Christopher Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11212
    (718) 250-5767

    Grades: K-12 | 1,167 student
  • Rank: #4-144.- 14.
    Millennium Brooklyn High School Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    237 7th Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11215
    (718) 832-4333

    Grades: 9-12 | 667 students
  • Rank: #4-144.- 14.
    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: #4-144.- 14.
    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: #4-144.- 14.
    Williamsburg Preparatory School Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    257 N 6th St
    Brooklyn, NY 11211
    (718) 302-2306

    Grades: 9-12 | 683 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    High School Of Telecommunications Arts And Technology Math: 95% | Reading: 97%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    350 67th St
    Brooklyn, NY 11220
    (718) 759-3400

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,273 student
  • Rank: #16-2116.- 21.
    Benjamin Banneker Academy Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    71-77 Clinton Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11238
    (718) 797-3702

    Grades: 9-12 | 844 students
  • Rank: #16-2116.- 21.
    Brooklyn High School Of The Arts Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    345 Dean St
    Brooklyn, NY 11217
    (718) 855-2412

    Grades: 9-12 | 864 students
  • Rank: #16-2116.- 21.
    Brooklyn Institute For Liberal Arts Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    600 Kingston Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11203
    (718) 221-1097

    Grades: 9-12 | 375 students
  • Rank: #16-2116.- 21.
    Brooklyn Preparatory High School Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    257 N 6th St
    Brooklyn, NY 11211
    (718) 486-2550

    Grades: 9-12 | 513 students
  • Rank: #16-2116.- 21.
    Urban Assembly School For Collaborative Healthcare Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    999 Jamaica Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11208
    (718) 277-1572

    Grades: 9-12 | 315 students
  • Rank: #16-2116.- 21.
    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: #22-2322.- 23.
    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: #22-2322.- 23.
    Life Academy High School For Film And Music Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2630 Benson Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11214
    (718) 333-7750

    Grades: 9-12 | 302 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Edward R Murrow High School Math: 91% | Reading: 97%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1600 Ave L
    Brooklyn, NY 11230
    (718) 258-9283

    Grades: 9-12 | 3,781 students
  • Rank: #25-2925.- 29.
    Brooklyn College Academy Math: 85-89% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    350 Coney Island Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11218
    (718) 853-6184

    Grades: 9-12 | 622 students
  • Rank: #25-2925.- 29.
    Brooklyn High School For Law And Technology Math: 85-89% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1396 Broadway
    Brooklyn, NY 11221
    (718) 919-1256

    Grades: 9-12 | 599 students
  • Rank: #25-2925.- 29.
    Cobble Hill School Of American Studies Math: 85-89% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    347 Baltic St
    Brooklyn, NY 11201
    (718) 403-9544

    Grades: 9-12 | 588 students
  • Rank: #25-2925.- 29.
    High School For Public Service-heroes Of Tomorrow Math: 85-89% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    600 Kingston Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11203
    (718) 756-5325

    Grades: 9-12 | 456 students
  • Rank: #25-2925.- 29.
    High School For Service And Learning At Erasmus Math: 85-89% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    911 Flatbush Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11203
    (718) 564-2551

    Grades: 9-12 | 364 students
  • Rank: #30-3230.- 32.
    Brooklyn Theatre Arts High School Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    6565 Flatlands Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11236
    (718) 968-1072

    Grades: 9-12 | 366 students
  • Rank: #30-3230.- 32.
    Math Engineering And Science Academy Charter High School Charter School
    Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    231 Palmetto St
    Brooklyn, NY 11221
    (718) 282-7426

    Grades: 9-12 | 471 students
  • Rank: #30-3230.- 32.
    Science Skills Center High School Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    49 Flatbush Ave Ext
    Brooklyn, NY 11201
    (718) 243-9413

    Grades: 9-12 | 557 students
  • Rank: #3333.
    All City Leadership Secondary School Math: 88% | Reading: 95%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    321 Palmetto St
    Brooklyn, NY 11237
    (718) 246-6500

    Grades: 6-12 | 435 students
  • Rank: #3434.
    John Dewey High School Math: 90% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    50 Ave X
    Brooklyn, NY 11223
    (718) 373-6400

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,294 students
  • Rank: #3535.
    Clara Barton High School Vocational School
    Math: 87% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    901 Classon Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11225
    (718) 636-4900

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,208 student
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