Urban Assembly School For Law And Justice

283 Adams St
Brooklyn, NY 11201
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Urban Assembly School For Law And Justice serves 453 students in grades 9-12.
Urban Assembly School For Law And Justice placed in the top 10% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 85-89% (which is higher than the New York state average of 55%) for the 2020-21 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 62%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is higher than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 453 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 10% in NY)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 85-89% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 85-89% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Urban Assembly School For Law And Justice ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Urban Assembly School For Law And Justice's student population of 453 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 19% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
453 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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School Rankings

Urban Assembly School For Law And Justice is ranked within the top 10% of all 4,093 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Urban Assembly School For Law And Justice is 0.54, 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.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#367 out of 4093 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
55%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85-89%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
11:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
2%
10%
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Hispanic
31%
29%
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Black
61%
16%
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White
2%
41%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.54
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
85%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Urban Assembly School For Law And Justice's ranking?
Urban Assembly School For Law And Justice is ranked #367 out of 4,093 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in New York.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
85-89% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 55% NY state average), while 85-89% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 62% NY state average).
What is the graduation rate of Urban Assembly School For Law And Justice?
The graduation rate of Urban Assembly School For Law And Justice is 95%, which is higher than the New York state average of 85%.
How many students attend Urban Assembly School For Law And Justice?
453 students attend Urban Assembly School For Law And Justice.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
61% of Urban Assembly School For Law And Justice students are Black, 31% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are American Indian, 2% of students are Asian, 2% of students are White, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Urban Assembly School For Law And Justice?
Urban Assembly School For Law And Justice has a student ration of 12:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Urban Assembly School For Law And Justice offer ?
Urban Assembly School For Law And Justice offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Urban Assembly School For Law And Justice part of?
Urban Assembly School For Law And Justice is part of New York City Geographic District #13 School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 453 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 10%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 85-89% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 85-89% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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