New York City Geographic District #16 School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 24 public schools serving 6,230 students in New York City Geographic District #16 School District. This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
Public Schools in New York City Geographic District #16 School District have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the New York public school average of 55%), and reading proficiency score of 46% (versus the 54% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in New York City Geographic District #16 School District are Boys And Girls High School, Brooklyn High School For Law And Technology and Nelson Mandela High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. New York City Geographic District #16 School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New York.
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).

Top Rankings

New York City Geographic District #16 School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in New York for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
New York City Geographic District #16 School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (NY)
# Schools
24 Schools
4,792 Schools
# Students
6,230 Students
2,695,927 Students
# Teachers
516 Teachers
204,695 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
12:1

District Rank

New York City Geographic District #16 School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 783 school districts in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 65% has increased from 49% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (NY)
Overall District Rank
#654 out of 785 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of New York City Geographic District #16  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
54%
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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
65%
83%
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 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.42
0.71
# American Indian Students
61 Students
18,905 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
90 Students
250,759 Students
% Asian Students
1%
9%
# Hispanic Students
1,228 Students
726,665 Students
% Hispanic Students
20%
27%
# Black Students
4,588 Students
461,882 Students
% Black Students
73%
17%
# White Students
165 Students
1,166,487 Students
% White Students
3%
43%
# Hawaiian Students
49 Students
6,854 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
n/a
# Two or more races Students
49 Students
64,375 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
340
51,839
# Students in K Grade:
523
192,495
# Students in 1st Grade:
483
196,635
# Students in 2nd Grade:
497
197,772
# Students in 3rd Grade:
583
200,219
# Students in 4th Grade:
507
201,696
# Students in 5th Grade:
507
202,875
# Students in 6th Grade:
304
199,010
# Students in 7th Grade:
315
196,773
# Students in 8th Grade:
356
197,753
# Students in 9th Grade:
485
218,197
# Students in 10th Grade:
470
211,573
# Students in 11th Grade:
427
194,547
# Students in 12th Grade:
402
193,423
# Ungraded Students:
31
41,120

Best New York City Geographic District #16 School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Boys And Girls High School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1700 Fulton St
Brooklyn, NY 11213
(718) 467-1700
Grades: 9-12
| 412 students
Rank: #22.
Brooklyn High School For Law And Technology
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1396 Broadway
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 919-1256
Grades: 9-12
| 599 students
Rank: #33.
Nelson Mandela High School
Math: 80-89% | Reading: 80-89%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1700 Fulton St
Brooklyn, NY 11213
(718) 804-6805
Grades: 9-12
| 272 students
Rank: #44.
Research And Service High School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1700 Fulton St
Brooklyn, NY 11213
(718) 804-6800
Grades: 9-12
| 225 students
Rank: #55.
P.S. 26 Jesse Owens
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1014 Lafayette Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 919-5707
Grades: PK-5
| 230 students
Rank: #66.
P.S. 40 George W Carver
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(2)
265 Ralph Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11233
(718) 574-2353
Grades: PK-5
| 316 students
Rank: #77.
P.S. 21 Crispus Attucks
Math: 59% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(1)
180 Chauncey St
Brooklyn, NY 11233
(718) 493-9681
Grades: PK-5
| 574 students
Rank: #88.
Brooklyn Academy Of Global Finance
Math: 40-59% | Reading: 60-79%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
125 Stuyvesant Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 574-3126
Grades: 9-12
| 122 students
Rank: #99.
Brooklyn Brownstone School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
272 Mcdonough St
Brooklyn, NY 11233
(718) 573-2307
Grades: PK-5
| 267 students
Rank: #1010.
P.S. 25 Eubie Blake School
Math: 50-59% | Reading: 40-59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
787 Lafayette Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 574-2336
Grades: PK-5
| 101 students
Rank: #1111.
P.S. 262 El Hajj Malik El Shabazz Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
500 Macon St
Brooklyn, NY 11233
(718) 453-0780
Grades: PK-5
| 183 students
Rank: #1212.
Middle School 267 Math Science & Technology
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
800 Gates Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 574-2318
Grades: 6-8
| 266 students
Rank: #1313.
P.S. 28 Warren Prep Academy
Math: 40-49% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1001 Herkimer St
Brooklyn, NY 11233
(718) 467-2865
Grades: PK-5
| 131 students
Rank: #1414.
Brighter Choice Community School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
280 Hart St
Brooklyn, NY 11206
(718) 574-2378
Grades: PK-5
| 311 students
Rank: #1515.
Middle School 35 Stephen Decatur
Math: 28% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
272 Mcdonough St
Brooklyn, NY 11233
(718) 574-2345
Grades: 6-8
| 248 students
Rank: #1616.
P.S. 335 Granville T Woods
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
130 Rochester Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11213
(718) 493-7736
Grades: PK-5
| 242 students
Rank: #1717.
P.S. 81 Thaddeus Stevens
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
990 Dekalb Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 574-2365
Grades: PK-5
| 293 students
Rank: #1818.
P.S. 5 Dr Ronald Mcnair
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
820 Hancock St
Brooklyn, NY 11233
(718) 218-2444
Grades: PK-5
| 209 students
Rank: #1919.
Junior High School 57 Whitelaw Reid
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
125 Stuyvesant Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 574-2357
Grades: 6-8
| 199 students
Rank: #20 - 2120. - 21.
P.S. 243 Weeksville School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1580 Dean St
Brooklyn, NY 11213
(718) 604-6909
Grades: PK-5
| 229 students
Rank: #20 - 2120. - 21.
P.S. 309 George E Wibecan Preparatory Academy
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
794 Monroe St
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 574-2381
Grades: PK-5
| 204 students
Rank: #2222.
Madiba Prep Middle School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(3)
1014 Lafayette Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 574-2804
Grades: 6-8
| 156 students
Rank: #2323.
P.S. 308 Clara Cardwell
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
616 Quincy St
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 571-6960
Grades: PK-8
| 272 students
265 Ralph Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11233
(718) 455-0746
Grades: 9-12
| 169 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 6,230 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 65% (Btm 50% in NY)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 43% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.42

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