New York City Geographic District #16 School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 24 public schools in New York City Geographic District #16 School District, serving 6,230 students.
  • Public school in New York City Geographic District #16 School District have an average math proficiency score of 39% (versus the New York public school average of 54%), and reading proficiency score of 45% (versus the 54% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
  • The top ranked public schools in New York City Geographic District #16 School District are Brooklyn High School For Law And Technology, Nelson Mandela High School and Boys And Girls High School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the New York public school average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is less than the New York public school average of 13:1.

Overview

School District NameNew York City Geographic District #16 School District
School District Phone Number(718)574-2828
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NY)
# of Schools24 Schools4,796 Schools
# of Students6,230 Students2,697,340 Students
# of Teachers516 Teachers204,832 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1

District Comparison

  • New York City Geographic District #16 School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 786 school districts in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 54% has increased from 42% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
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 #16  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)
37%
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 #16  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
54%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of New York City Geographic District #16  School District and public school graduation rate of NY by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.420.71
# of American Indian Students61 Students18,915 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# of Asian Students90 Students250,784 Students
% Asian Students
1%
9%
# of Hispanic Students1,228 Students726,968 Students
% Hispanic Students
20%
27%
# of Black Students4,588 Students462,099 Students
% Black Students
73%
17%
# of White Students165 Students1,167,330 Students
% White Students
3%
43%
# of Hawaiian Students49 Students6,859 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
1%
n/a
# of Two or more races Students49 Students64,385 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:34051,929
# of Students in Kindergarten:523192,603
# of Students in 1st Grade:483196,765
# of Students in 2nd Grade:497197,986
# of Students in 3rd Grade:583200,330
# of Students in 4th Grade:507201,696
# of Students in 5th Grade:507202,891
# of Students in 6th Grade:304199,155
# of Students in 7th Grade:315197,065
# of Students in 8th Grade:356198,053
# of Students in 9th Grade:485218,199
# of Students in 10th Grade:470211,573
# of Students in 11th Grade:427194,547
# of Students in 12th Grade:402193,423
# of Ungraded Students:3141,125

New York City Geographic District #16 School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Boys And Girls High School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank: Top 20%
    1700 Fulton St
    Brooklyn, NY 11213
    (718)467-1700

    Grades: 9-12 | 412 students
  • Brighter Choice Community School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    280 Hart St
    Brooklyn, NY 11206
    (718)574-2378

    Grades: PK-5 | 311 students
  • Brooklyn Academy Of Global Finance Math: 50-59% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    125 Stuyvesant Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11221
    (718)574-3126

    Grades: 9-12 | 122 students
  • Brooklyn Brownstone School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    272 Mcdonough St
    Brooklyn, NY 11233
    (718)573-2307

    Grades: PK-5 | 267 students
  • Brooklyn High School For Law And Technology Math: 85-89% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank: Top 20%
    1396 Broadway
    Brooklyn, NY 11221
    (718)919-1256

    Grades: 9-12 | 599 students
  • Gotham Professional Arts Academy
    265 Ralph Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11233
    (718)455-0746

    Grades: 9-12 | 169 students
  • Junior High School 57 Whitelaw Reid Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    125 Stuyvesant Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11221
    (718)574-2357

    Grades: 6-8 | 199 students
  • Madiba Prep Middle School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1014 Lafayette Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11221
    (718)574-2804

    Grades: 6-8 | 156 students
  • Middle School 267 Math Science & Technology Math: 25-29% | Reading: 32%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    800 Gates Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11221
    (718)574-2318

    Grades: 6-8 | 266 students
  • Middle School 35 Stephen Decatur Math: 15% | Reading: 28%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    272 Mcdonough St
    Brooklyn, NY 11233
    (718)574-2345

    Grades: 6-8 | 248 students
  • Nelson Mandela High School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank: Top 20%
    1700 Fulton St
    Brooklyn, NY 11213
    (718)804-6805

    Grades: 9-12 | 272 students
  • P.S. 21 Crispus Attucks Math: 58% | Reading: 57%
    Rank: Top 50%
    180 Chauncey St
    Brooklyn, NY 11233
    (718)493-9681

    Grades: PK-5 | 574 students
  • P.S. 243 Weeksville School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1580 Dean St
    Brooklyn, NY 11213
    (718)604-6909

    Grades: PK-5 | 229 students
  • P.S. 25 Eubie Blake School Math: 70-79% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    787 Lafayette Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11221
    (718)574-2336

    Grades: PK-5 | 101 students
  • P.S. 26 Jesse Owens Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1014 Lafayette Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11221
    (718)919-5707

    Grades: PK-5 | 230 students
  • P.S. 262 El Hajj Malik El Shabazz Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 50%
    500 Macon St
    Brooklyn, NY 11233
    (718)453-0780

    Grades: PK-5 | 183 students
  • P.S. 28 Warren Prep Academy Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1001 Herkimer St
    Brooklyn, NY 11233
    (718)467-2865

    Grades: PK-5 | 131 students
  • P.S. 308 Clara Cardwell Math: 6-9% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    616 Quincy St
    Brooklyn, NY 11221
    (718)571-6960

    Grades: PK-8 | 272 students
  • P.S. 309 George E Wibecan Preparatory Academy Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    794 Monroe St
    Brooklyn, NY 11221
    (718)574-2381

    Grades: PK-5 | 204 students
  • P.S. 335 Granville T Woods Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    130 Rochester Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11213
    (718)493-7736

    Grades: PK-5 | 242 students
  • P.S. 40 George W Carver Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Top 50%
    265 Ralph Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11233
    (718)574-2353

    Grades: PK-5 | 316 students
  • P.S. 5 Dr Ronald Mcnair Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    820 Hancock St
    Brooklyn, NY 11233
    (718)218-2444

    Grades: PK-5 | 209 students
  • P.S. 81 Thaddeus Stevens Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    990 Dekalb Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11221
    (718)574-2365

    Grades: PK-5 | 293 students
  • Research And Service High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1700 Fulton St
    Brooklyn, NY 11213
    (718)804-6800

    Grades: 9-12 | 225 students
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