New York City Geographic District #15 School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 47 public schools in New York City Geographic District #15 School District, serving 31,140 students. New York City Geographic District #15 School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New York.
Public schools in New York City Geographic District #15 School District have an average math proficiency score of 60% (versus the New York public school average of 54%), and reading proficiency score of 61% (versus the 54% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in New York.
The top ranked public schools in New York City Geographic District #15 School District are Millennium Brooklyn High School, P.S. 172 Beacon School Of Excellence and Brooklyn High School Of The Arts. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New York public school average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the New York public school average of 13:1.

Overview

School District NameNew York City Geographic District #15 School District
School District Phone Number(718) 935-4317
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NY)
# of Schools47 Schools4,797 Schools
# of Students31,140 Students2,697,340 Students
# of Teachers2,359 Teachers204,832 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1

District Comparison

New York City Geographic District #15 School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 786 school districts in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 69% has increased from 56% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#315 out of 787 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of New York City Geographic District #15  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of New York City Geographic District #15  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
52%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York City Geographic District #15  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
69%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of New York City Geographic District #15  School District and public school graduation rate of NY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.740.71
# of American Indian Students131 Students18,915 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students4,830 Students250,784 Students
% Asian Students
16%
9%
# of Hispanic Students11,514 Students726,968 Students
% Hispanic Students
37%
27%
# of Black Students4,502 Students462,099 Students
% Black Students
14%
17%
# of White Students9,014 Students1,167,330 Students
% White Students
29%
43%
# of Hawaiian Students153 Students6,859 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
1%
n/a
# of Two or more races Students996 Students64,385 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:98051,929
# of Students in Kindergarten:3,074192,603
# of Students in 1st Grade:3,056196,765
# of Students in 2nd Grade:2,996197,986
# of Students in 3rd Grade:3,005200,330
# of Students in 4th Grade:2,947201,696
# of Students in 5th Grade:2,907202,891
# of Students in 6th Grade:2,100199,155
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,973197,065
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,899198,053
# of Students in 9th Grade:1,639218,199
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,733211,573
# of Students in 11th Grade:1,433194,547
# of Students in 12th Grade:1,321193,423
# of Ungraded Students:7741,125

New York City Geographic District #15 School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • 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
  • P.S. 172 Beacon School Of Excellence Math: ≥99% | Reading: 95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    825 4th Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11232
    (718) 965-4200

    Grades: PK-5 | 590 students
  • 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
  • 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
  • Maurice Sendak Community School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    211 8th St
    Brooklyn, NY 11215
    (718) 840-5660

    Grades: PK-4 | 309 students
  • John Jay School For Law Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    237 7th Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11215
    (718) 832-4250

    Grades: 9-12 | 451 students
  • P.S. 39 Henry Bristow Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    417 6th Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11215
    (718) 330-9310

    Grades: K-5 | 411 students
  • P.S. 107 John W Kimball Math: 89% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1301 8th Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11215
    (718) 499-2054

    Grades: K-5 | 566 students
  • P.S. 321 William Penn Math: 87% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    180 7th Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11215
    (718) 499-2412

    Grades: K-5 | 1,417 student
  • Sunset Park High School Math: 85% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    153 35th St
    Brooklyn, NY 11232
    (718) 840-1900

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,219 student
  • Math And Science Exploratory School Math: 82% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    345 Dean St
    Brooklyn, NY 11217
    (718) 330-9328

    Grades: 6-8 | 524 students
  • Middle School 51 William Alexander Math: 85% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    350 5th Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11215
    (718) 369-7603

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,132 student
  • Khalil Gibran International Academy Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    362 Schermerhorn St
    Brooklyn, NY 11217
    (718) 237-2502

    Grades: 9-12 | 260 students
  • Windsor Terrace School Math: 77% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1625 11th Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11215
    (718) 768-0057

    Grades: K-5 | 517 students
  • P.S. 58 Carroll Math: 78% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    330 Smith St
    Brooklyn, NY 11231
    (718) 330-9322

    Grades: PK-5 | 988 students
  • P.S. 29 John M Harrigan Math: 81% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    425 Henry St
    Brooklyn, NY 11201
    (718) 330-9277

    Grades: PK-5 | 922 students
  • New Voices School Of Academic And Creative Arts Math: 69% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    330 18th St
    Brooklyn, NY 11215
    (718) 965-0390

    Grades: 6-8 | 569 students
  • Magnet School Of Math Science & Design Technical Math: 75% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    511 7th Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11215
    (718) 965-1190

    Grades: K-5 | 933 students
  • Brooklyn School For Global Studies Math: 60-79% | Reading: ≥80%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    284 Baltic St
    Brooklyn, NY 11201
    (718) 694-9741

    Grades: 9-12 | 209 students
  • Secondary School For Journalism Math: 60-69% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    237 7th Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11215
    (718) 832-4201

    Grades: 9-12 | 217 students
  • P.S. 38 Pacific Math: 62% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    450 Pacific St
    Brooklyn, NY 11217
    (718) 330-9305

    Grades: PK-5 | 570 students
  • South Brooklyn Community High School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    173 Conover St
    Brooklyn, NY 11231
    (718) 237-8902

    Grades: 9-12 | 184 students
  • P.S. 32 Samuels Mills Sprole Math: 61% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    317 Hoyt St
    Brooklyn, NY 11231
    (718) 222-6400

    Grades: PK-5 | 532 students
  • P.S. 130 Parkside Math: 62% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    70 Ocean Pkwy
    Brooklyn, NY 11218
    (718) 686-1940

    Grades: PK-5 | 833 students
  • P.S. 295 Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    330 18th St
    Brooklyn, NY 11215
    (718) 965-0390

    Grades: PK-5 | 451 students
  • Park Slope Collegiate Math: 53% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    237 7th Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11215
    (718) 832-4300

    Grades: 6-12 | 660 students
  • P.S. 131 Math: 59% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    4305 Ft Hamilton Pkwy
    Brooklyn, NY 11219
    (718) 431-1960

    Grades: PK-5 | 1,004 student
  • P.S. 261 Philip Livingston Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    314 Pacific St
    Brooklyn, NY 11201
    (718) 330-9275

    Grades: PK-5 | 803 students
  • Boerum Hill School For International Studies Math: 51% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    284 Baltic St
    Brooklyn, NY 11201
    (718) 330-9390

    Grades: 6-12 | 633 students
  • Middle School 839 Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    713 Caton Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11218
    (718) 686-2730

    Grades: 6-8 | 326 students
  • West Brooklyn Community High School Alternative School
    Math: 50-59% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1053 41st St
    Brooklyn, NY 11218
    (718) 686-1444

    Grades: 10-12 | 228 students
  • P.S. 94 Henry Longfellow Math: 59% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5010 6th Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11220
    (718) 435-6034

    Grades: K-5 | 1,382 student
  • Middle School 442 Carroll Gardens School For Innovation Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    500 29th St
    Brooklyn, NY 11215
    (718) 369-4480

    Grades: 6-8 | 239 students
  • Brooklyn New School Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    610 Henry St
    Brooklyn, NY 11231
    (718) 923-4750

    Grades: PK-5 | 686 students
  • P.S. 230 Doris L Cohen Math: 48% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1 Albemarle Rd
    Brooklyn, NY 11218
    (718) 437-6135

    Grades: PK-5 | 1,168 student
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