Williamsburg Charter High School

198 Varet St
Brooklyn, NY 11206
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
3.00 (2 reviews)
Williamsburg Charter High School serves 920 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 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 76% (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 87% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Williamsburg Charter High School's student population of 920 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 73 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students920 students
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Total Classroom Teachers73 teachers
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School Rankings

Williamsburg Charter High School 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 Williamsburg Charter High School is 0.43, 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
#894 out of 4228 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
9%
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Hispanic
71%
27%
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Black
27%
17%
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White
1%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.430.71
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Graduation Rate
80-84%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWilliamsburg Charter High School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Williamsburg Charter High School is Brooklyn Latin School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Middle School 582 (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 120 Carlos Tapia (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Brooklyn Brooklyn Latin School Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-12 | 681 students
    0.2 miles
    223 Graham Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11206
    (718) 366-0154
    0.2 9-12 681
  • Brooklyn P.S. 120 Carlos Tapia Magnet School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 407 students
    0.2 miles
    18 Beaver St
    Brooklyn, NY 11206
    (718) 455-1000
    0.2 PK-5 407
  • Brooklyn P.S. 145 Andrew Jackson Math: 27% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 581 students
    0.2 miles
    100 Noll St
    Brooklyn, NY 11206
    (718) 821-4823
    0.2 PK-5 581
  • Brooklyn P.S. 147 Issac Remsen Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 355 students
    0.2 miles
    325 Bushwick Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11206
    (718) 497-0326
    0.2 PK-5 355
  • Brooklyn P.S. 257 John F Hylan Math: 52% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 621 students
    0.3 miles
    60 Cook St
    Brooklyn, NY 11206
    (718) 384-7128
    0.3 PK-5 621

School Reviews

  3.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
1  
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.
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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
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