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Brooklyn College Academy

Overview paragraph: As an Early College High School, our unique, successful collaboration with Brooklyn College enables highly motivated students with diverse backgrounds and interests to move from 9th to 12th grade within a challenging academic atmosphere. We encourage our students to function independently in educational settings outside the school building and in a college campus environment. We are a collaborative community of leaders and learners whose learning environment is characterized by equity and excellence.

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 98% of students graduate in four years.
Attendance Rate: 95% of students attendance.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 58% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 95% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 96% students feel safe in the hallways, bathrooms, locker room and cafeteria. (Student opinions on school safety, as reported on the NYC School Survey.)

Programs offered

Program 1: Brooklyn College Academy
Code: K84X
Program description: Brooklyn College Academy High School is an Early College School that provides a challenging high school curriculum in addition to a rigorous college program at Brooklyn College. Brooklyn College Academy students receive a substantial head start when applying to college, by graduating with a minimum of 12 to 50 college credits. This opportunity is maximized by students spending their last two years of high school on Brooklyn College Campus where they enjoy an actual college experience.
Interest: Humanities & Interdisciplinary
Method: Screened

Offer Rate: -100% of offers went to this group
Seats 9 GE: 132
Grade 9 GE filled flag: Y
Grade 9 GE applicants: 2412
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 18
Seats 9 SWD: 28
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 203
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 7

Seats 10: Yes-18
Admissions priority 1: Priority to Brooklyn students or residents
Admissions priority 2: Then to New York City residents

Requirement 1: Attendance
Requirement 2: Course Grades: Average (81-100)
Requirement 3: Standardized Test Scores: Average (2.5-4.5)
Demonstrated Interest: School Visit
Test (on-site)

Activities

Extracurricular activities: Acappella, Cheerleading Team, Community Service Club, Dance Team, Gospel Choir, School Newspaper, Smheart Girls Female Empowerment Group, Step Team, SWAGG Male Empowerment Group, Theater and many more clubs.
Psal Sports Boys: Basketball
Psal Sports Girls: Basketball, Volleyball

School sports: NCAA Cleared

Other info

Total students: 622
Start time: 8:05am
End time: 2:20pm
Grades 2018: 9 to 12
Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: Spanish

Additional info: College Trips; Community Service Expected; Dress Code; Extended Day Program; Extended Day Program (Tutoring); Student Parent Orientation; Summer Orientation; Uniform

Earlycollege: 1

School accessibility description: 2
School 10th seats: Y

More info

Borough: Brooklyn
NTA: Windsor Terrace
Neighborhood: Windsor Terrace

School Number: K917
Shared space: No
Community board: 7
Council district: 39
Census tract: 504
BIN: 3328370
BBL: 3053220069

About Brooklyn College Academy

Contacts

Address: 350 Coney Island Avenue, Brooklyn NY 11218
Latitude: 40.649404
Longitude: -73.971736
Phone number: 718-853-6184
Fax number: 718-853-6356
School email: [email protected]
Website: brooklyncollegeacademy.com
Subway: B, Q to Church Ave; F, G to Fort Hamilton Parkway
Bus: B103, B16, B35, B67, B68, B69, BM3, BM4

Hotels near Brooklyn College Academy

District Borough Number: 
22K555
Academic opportunities: 

College courses at Brooklyn College: Psychology, Philosophy, Sociology, Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Calculus, English, & many more course offerings.

Introduction to College course for all 9th graders in preparation for enrollment in college courses in 10th grade.

Art, Music, Band, World Ensemble, Stained Glass.

Middle College National Consortium member and National Network for Educational Renewal member.

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