Sunset Park Prep

4004 4th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11232
(School attendance zone shown in map)
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 458 students in grades 6-8, Sunset Park Prep ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21% (which is lower than the New York state average of 46%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower than the New York state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 458 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • : Bottom 50% in NY
  • : 21% (Btm 50%)
  • : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Sunset Park Prep ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Sunset Park Prep's student population of 458 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
458 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
47 teachers
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School Rankings

Sunset Park Prep ranks within the bottom 50% of all 4,377 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Sunset Park Prep is 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NY)
#3615 out of 4377 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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21%
46%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sunset Park Prep and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
32%
49%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sunset Park Prep and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
20-24%
78%
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
11:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
9%
10%
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Hispanic
81%
29%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Sunset Park Prep and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
2%
16%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Sunset Park Prep and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
6%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in New York.
0.33
This chart displays the diversity score of Sunset Park Prep and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
51%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sunset Park Prep and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sunset Park Prep and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Sunset Park Prep's ranking?
Sunset Park Prep is ranked #3615 out of 4,377 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in New York.
What schools are Sunset Park Prep often compared to?
Sunset Park Prepis often viewed alongside schools like Is 136 Charles O Dewey by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
21% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% NY state average), while 32% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% NY state average).
How many students attend Sunset Park Prep?
458 students attend Sunset Park Prep.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
81% of Sunset Park Prep students are Hispanic, 9% of students are Asian, 6% of students are White, 2% of students are Black, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Sunset Park Prep?
Sunset Park Prep has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Sunset Park Prep offer ?
Sunset Park Prep offers enrollment in grades 6-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Sunset Park Prep part of?
In what neighborhood is Sunset Park Prep located?
Sunset Park Prep is located in the Sunset Park neighborhood of Brooklyn, NY. There are 24 other public schools located in Sunset Park.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 458 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 94%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 21% (Btm 50%)
  • : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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