Sunset Park Prep

4004 4th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11232
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Sunset Park Prep serves 503 students in grades 6-8.
Sunset Park Prep placed 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%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Sunset Park Prep's student population of 503 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students503 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

Sunset Park Prep is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Sunset Park Prep is 0.36, 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
#3026 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
17%
9%
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Hispanic
78%
27%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
4%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.360.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #15 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Sunset Park Prep is P.S. 371 Lillian L Rashkis (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is I.S. 136 Charles O Dewey (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Brooklyn I.S. 136 Charles O Dewey Math: 14% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 485 students
    0.0 miles
    4004 4th Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11232
    (718) 840-1950
    0 6-8 485
  • Brooklyn Sunset Park Avenue Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 429 students
    0.0 miles
    4222 4th Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11232
    (718) 369-8330
    0 PK-4 429
  • Brooklyn P.S. 24 Math: 20% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 654 students
    0.1 miles
    427 38th St
    Brooklyn, NY 11232
    (718) 832-9366
    0.1 PK-5 654
  • Brooklyn P.S. 371 Lillian L Rashkis Special Education School
    Grades: 9-12 | 245 students
    0.2 miles
    355 37th St
    Brooklyn, NY 11232
    (718) 788-7608
    0.2 9-12 245
  • Brooklyn Brooklyn Prospect Charter School-csd 15 Charter School
    Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 6-12 | 742 students
    0.3 miles
    3002 Fort Hamilton Pkwy
    Brooklyn, NY 11218
    (716) 643-1086
    0.3 6-12 742

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