International High School at Prospect Heights

2/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
4
Grades
9-12
Students
391
Type
Public
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Academics
2/10
Test scores
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Very concerning:

Test scores at this school fall far below the state average. This means that students at this school are not performing at grade level.


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Ask the school what it’s doing to help students who are behind. Understand what on-track learning looks like, and explore higher-performing schools in your area to find the best opportunities for your child to succeed.


NY State Common Core Regents Exam
Algebra I
6%
State avg: 31%
English
6%
State avg: 66%
New York State Regents Exams
English
41%
State avg: 54%
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2/10
College readiness
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Very concerning:

This school is far below the state average in key measures of college and career readiness.

(Remember: high graduation rates don't mean much if students are graduating without the coursework and test scores they need to succeed.)


Parent tip

Ask the schools what it’s doing to improve access to advanced classes and help prepare students for college entrance tests.


4-year high school graduation rate
67%
State avg: 78%
AP course participation
0%
State avg: 17%
Equity
Environment
Students
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Hispanic
39%
Black
29%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander
19%
White
12%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
14 :1
State avg: 13 :1
Students per counselor
421 :1
State avg: 385 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
7%
State avg: 8%
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Neighborhood
883 Classon Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11225
PRINCIPAL - MS. NEDDA DE CASTRO - Principal
(718) 230-6322
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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