School For Human Rights

600 Kingston Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11203
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
4.50 (2 reviews)
School For Human Rights serves 439 students in grades 7-12.
School For Human Rights placed in the top 30% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (which is higher than the New York state average of 54%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

School For Human Rights ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

School For Human Rights's student population of 439 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 29% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students439 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Rankings

School For Human Rights is ranked within the top 30% of all 4,228 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of School For Human Rights is 0.20, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#948 out of 4228 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
7%
27%
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Black
89%
17%
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White
2%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.200.71
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Graduation Rate
80-84%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #17 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to School For Human Rights is High School For Public Service-heroes Of Tomorrow (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is P.S. 235 Janice Marie Knight School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 397 Foster-laurie (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Brooklyn High School For Public Service-heroes Of Tomorrow Math: 85-89% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 456 students
    0.0 miles
    600 Kingston Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11203
    (718) 756-5325
    0 9-12 456
  • Brooklyn Brooklyn Institute For Liberal Arts Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 375 students
    0.1 miles
    600 Kingston Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11203
    (718) 221-1097
    0.1 9-12 375
  • Brooklyn P.S. 397 Foster-laurie Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 195 students
    0.2 miles
    490 Fenimore St
    Brooklyn, NY 11203
    (718) 774-5200
    0.2 PK-5 195
  • Brooklyn P.S. 235 Janice Marie Knight School Math: 67% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 1,253 student
    0.3 miles
    525 Lenox Rd
    Brooklyn, NY 11203
    (718) 773-4869
    0.3 PK-8 1,253
  • Brooklyn P.S. 91 Albany Avenue School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 262 students
    0.3 miles
    532 Albany Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11203
    (718) 756-0243
    0.3 PK-5 262

School Reviews

  4.50 out of 5  (2 reviews)
4  
Relatively ok school! Needs more parent involvement..
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5  
thyss is a good school i am currently going hea :)
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