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New York City Geographic District #23

GreatSchools Rating: 3 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
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2021 Bergen St
Brooklyn, NY 11233
Kings County
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PH: (718) 240-3677

  • Grades PK-12 & ungraded
  • 11,459 students
  • 31 schools

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 New York State Assessments

Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

Grade 3

English Language Arts
 13% (2014)
 11% (2013)
 29% (2012)
 29% (2011)
The state average for English Language Arts was 32% in 2014.

Math
 16% (2014)
 13% (2013)
 30% (2012)
 28% (2011)
The state average for Math was 42% in 2014.

Source: NYSED, 2013-2014

Grade 4

Science
 76% (2013)
 73% (2011)
The state average for Science was 90% in 2013.

English Language Arts
 12% (2014)
 11% (2013)
 31% (2012)
 36% (2011)
The state average for English Language Arts was 33% in 2014.

Math
 12% (2014)
 9% (2013)
 37% (2012)
 37% (2011)
The state average for Math was 43% in 2014.

Source: NYSED, 2013-2014

Grade 5

English Language Arts
 9% (2014)
 10% (2013)
 33% (2012)
 35% (2011)
The state average for English Language Arts was 30% in 2014.

Math
 13% (2014)
 8% (2013)
 43% (2012)
 43% (2011)
The state average for Math was 40% in 2014.

Source: NYSED, 2013-2014

Grade 6

English Language Arts
 11% (2014)
 14% (2013)
 32% (2012)
 35% (2011)
The state average for English Language Arts was 29% in 2014.

Math
 14% (2014)
 15% (2013)
 40% (2012)
 39% (2011)
The state average for Math was 38% in 2014.

Source: NYSED, 2013-2014

Grade 7

English Language Arts
 16% (2014)
 15% (2013)
 32% (2012)
 27% (2011)
The state average for English Language Arts was 29% in 2014.

Math
 15% (2014)
 11% (2013)
 41% (2012)
 41% (2011)
The state average for Math was 33% in 2014.

Source: NYSED, 2013-2014

Grade 8

Science
 39% (2013)
 36% (2011)
The state average for Science was 69% in 2013.

English Language Arts
 16% (2014)
 15% (2013)
 28% (2012)
 25% (2011)
The state average for English Language Arts was 36% in 2014.

Math
 15% (2014)
 10% (2013)
 36% (2012)
 35% (2011)
The state average for Math was 22% in 2014.

Source: NYSED, 2013-2014

About the Tests

  • In 2010-2011 New York used the New York State Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English language arts and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science.
  • The results for English language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles.
  • The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New York.
  • The goal is for 90% of students to meet or exceed grade-level standards on the tests.

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 New York State Assessments by Subgroup

Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

About the Tests

  • In 2010-2011 New York used the New York State Assessments to test students in grades 3 through 8 in English language arts and math, and in grades 4 and 8 in science.
  • The results for English language arts and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles.
  • The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of New York.
  • The goal is for 90% of students to meet or exceed grade-level standards on the tests.

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 New York State Regents Exams

 
Scale: % passing

Algebra II/Trigonometry
 30% (2013)
 28% (2012)
 37% (2011)
 37% (2010)
The state average for Algebra II/Trigonometry was 66% in 2013.

Mathematics A
 42% (2009)
 53% (2008)
 53% (2007)
The state average for Mathematics A was 61% in 2009.

Mathematics B
 36% (2010)
 35% (2009)
 40% (2008)
 22% (2007)
The state average for Mathematics B was 61% in 2010.

English
 59% (2013)
 65% (2012)
 70% (2011)
 63% (2010)
 66% (2009)
 64% (2008)
 51% (2007)
The state average for English was 77% in 2013.

Living Environment
 60% (2013)
 57% (2012)
 68% (2011)
 62% (2010)
 58% (2009)
 40% (2008)
 37% (2007)
The state average for Living Environment was 77% in 2013.

Physics
 19% (2013)
 24% (2012)
 74% (2011)
 57% (2010)
 39% (2009)
 32% (2008)
 35% (2007)
The state average for Physics was 81% in 2013.

Chemistry
 29% (2013)
 4% (2012)
 52% (2011)
 60% (2010)
 45% (2009)
 33% (2008)
 27% (2007)
The state average for Chemistry was 76% in 2013.

Earth Science
 30% (2013)
 30% (2012)
 46% (2011)
 63% (2010)
 30% (2009)
 35% (2008)
 31% (2007)
The state average for Earth Science was 72% in 2013.

Integrated Algebra
 55% (2013)
 58% (2012)
 57% (2011)
 55% (2010)
 47% (2009)
 50% (2008)
The state average for Integrated Algebra was 73% in 2013.

Global History and Geography
 49% (2013)
 47% (2012)
 45% (2011)
 51% (2010)
 53% (2009)
 45% (2008)
The state average for Global History and Geography was 71% in 2013.

U.S. History and Government
 49% (2013)
 50% (2012)
 60% (2011)
 56% (2010)
 48% (2009)
 62% (2008)
The state average for U.S. History and Government was 80% in 2013.

French
Data not available for this district (2011)
The state average for French was 95% in 2011.

Italian
Data not available for this district (2011)
The state average for Italian was 98% in 2011.

Spanish
 89% (2011)
The state average for Spanish was 94% in 2011.

Geometry
 36% (2013)
 53% (2012)
 56% (2011)
 42% (2010)
The state average for Geometry was 74% in 2013.

Source: NYSED, 2012-2013

 
About the Tests

  • In 2010-2011 New York used the New York State Regents Examinations to test high school students in english language arts, math, global history and geography, US history and government, living environment, chemistry, earth science, physics and several foreign languages.
  • The results for english language arts, math, living environment, chemistry, earth science, physics, global history and geography, US history and government, french, italian, and spanish are displayed in GreatSchools profiles.
  • Students must take at least five Regents Exams in order to graduate.
  • Scores of 65 and above are passing; scores of 55 and above earn credit toward a local diploma (with the approval of the local board of education).
  • The goal is for all students to pass the tests.

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 New York State Regents Exams by Subgroup

 
Scale: % passing


Algebra II/TrigonometryThis District
All Students30%
Female35%
Male25%
African American29%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged31%
Not economically disadvantaged28%
Proficient in English30%
Non-migrant30%

EnglishThis District
All Students59%
Female65%
Male52%
African American58%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic62%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged60%
Not economically disadvantaged50%
Students with disabilities32%
General population63%
English language learners25%
Proficient in English60%
Non-migrant59%

Living EnvironmentThis District
All Students60%
Female57%
Male63%
African American60%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic61%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged61%
Not economically disadvantaged56%
Students with disabilities26%
General population64%
English language learners38%
Proficient in English60%
Non-migrant60%

PhysicsThis District
All Students19%
Female14%
Male28%
African American19%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged18%
Proficient in English19%
Non-migrant19%

ChemistryThis District
All Students29%
Female9%
Male40%
African American26%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged31%
Not economically disadvantaged20%
Proficient in English29%
Non-migrant29%

Earth ScienceThis District
All Students30%
Female34%
Male27%
African American29%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic39%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged30%
Not economically disadvantaged34%
Students with disabilities14%
General population32%
Non-migrant30%

Integrated AlgebraThis District
All Students55%
Female60%
Male51%
African American54%
Asian/Pacific Islander75%
Hispanic60%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged54%
Not economically disadvantaged55%
Students with disabilities27%
General population60%
English language learners41%
Proficient in English55%
Non-migrant55%

Global History and GeographyThis District
All Students49%
Female47%
Male52%
African American49%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic57%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged49%
Not economically disadvantaged51%
Students with disabilities18%
General population56%
English language learners18%
Proficient in English50%
Non-migrant49%

U.S. History and GovernmentThis District
All Students49%
Female52%
Male48%
African American51%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanic45%
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged48%
Not economically disadvantaged59%
Students with disabilities21%
General population55%
English language learners20%
Proficient in English51%
Non-migrant49%

GeometryThis District
All Students36%
Female42%
Male26%
African American34%
Asian/Pacific Islandern/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
Native Americann/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged31%
Not economically disadvantaged53%
Students with disabilities25%
General population37%
Non-migrant36%
Source: NYSED, 2012-2013

 
About the Tests

  • In 2010-2011 New York used the New York State Regents Examinations to test high school students in english language arts, math, global history and geography, US history and government, living environment, chemistry, earth science, physics and several foreign languages.
  • The results for english language arts, math, living environment, chemistry, earth science, physics, global history and geography, US history and government, french, italian, and spanish are displayed in GreatSchools profiles.
  • Students must take at least five Regents Exams in order to graduate.
  • Scores of 65 and above are passing; scores of 55 and above earn credit toward a local diploma (with the approval of the local board of education).
  • The goal is for all students to pass the tests.

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