Williamsburg Charter High School

198 Varet St
Brooklyn, NY 11206
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Williamsburg Charter High School serves 964 students in grades 9-12.
Williamsburg Charter High School 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 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 72% (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 75-79% (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 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 964 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 84% (Btm 50% in NY)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 72% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Williamsburg Charter High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

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School Overview

Williamsburg Charter High School's student population of 964 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 83 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
964 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
83 teachers
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School Rankings

Williamsburg Charter High School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Williamsburg Charter High School is 0.51, 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
This School
State Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#964 out of 4093 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
55%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
11:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
10%
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Hispanic
61%
29%
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Black
35%
16%
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White
1%
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
0.51
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Graduation Rate
84%
85%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
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 Williamsburg Charter High School's ranking?
Williamsburg Charter High School is ranked #964 out of 4,093 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in New York.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
72% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 55% NY state average), while 75-79% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 62% NY state average).
What is the graduation rate of Williamsburg Charter High School?
The graduation rate of Williamsburg Charter High School is 84%, which is lower than the New York state average of 85%.
How many students attend Williamsburg Charter High School?
964 students attend Williamsburg Charter High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
61% of Williamsburg Charter High School students are Hispanic, 35% of students are Black, 2% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are White.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Williamsburg Charter High School?
Williamsburg Charter High School has a student ration of 12:1, which is higher than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Williamsburg Charter High School offer ?
Williamsburg Charter High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Williamsburg Charter High School part of?
Williamsburg Charter High School is part of Williamsburg Charter High School District.

School Reviews

1   3/30/2020
This school is a terrible school. This school has fights every day and bullying occurs every day. I recommend you not to put your kids in this school.
- Posted by Parent - Christine
5   8/23/2013
looking for transcript of year 1956 as of may 1956. at williamsburgh voc.high school. jane perry ,05-17-1938 completed 11th grade 09-1955-may 1956, where do i find it
- Posted by Student/Alumni - fluff

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 964 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 84% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 72% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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