Acad for College Prep & Career Exploration: A College Board School

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5/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
6
Grades
6-12
Students
508
Type
Public
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Academics
2/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

Very concerning:

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


Parent tips

Test scores are important to look at because they indicate where students are performing compared to grade-level standards. 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
42%
State avg: 66%
Geometry
0%
State avg: 22%
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3/10
College readiness
Learn more about how to help your child graduate ready for college. See how.

A worrisome sign:

This school is 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
56%
State avg: 79%
AP course participation
22%
State avg: 17%
Percentage of students passing 1 or more AP exams grades 9-12
13%
State avg: 67%
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9/10
Student progress

Good news!

Students at this school are making far more academic progress given where they were last year, compared to similar students in the state.

High student progress (also known as student growth) means different things, depending on the school's test scores.

High progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point but the school is doing a great job at supporting their academic growth compared to most other schools.

High progress with high test scores means students have strong academic skills and the school is a doing an excellent job at supporting academic growth compared to most other schools.


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Ask the school how it interprets this rating and what you can do to support the school's success.

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Students
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Black
84%
Hispanic
13%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander
1%
White
1%
Two or more races
1%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
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Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
17 :1
State avg: 13 :1
Students per counselor
176 :1
State avg: 385 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
77%
State avg: 92%
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Neighborhood
911 Flatbush Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11226
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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