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Brooklyn College Academy

Overview written by the school: 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: 99% (at the end of the school year before last, the percent of students who graduated "on time" by earning a diploma four years after they entered 9th grade).
Daily Attendance Rate: 95% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 67% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 90% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 98% 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

Seats 9 GE: 133
Grade 9 GE filled flag: Y
Grade 9 GE applicants: 2081
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 16
Seats 9 SWD: 27
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 177
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 7

Seats 10: Yes
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 (80-100)
Requirement 3: Standardized Test Scores: Average (2.4-4.5)
Demonstrated Interest: School Visit
Test (On-Site)

Activities

Extracurricular Activities
Extracurricular activities and clubs offered by the school that do not fall under one of the Sports categories (PSAL Sports or School Sports): No data
PSAL Sports Boys
Male PSAL (Public School Athletics League) sports offered at the school, listed under Extracurricular Activities and Clubs in the HS Directory: Basketball
PSAL Sports Girls
Female PSAL (Public School Athletics League) sports offered at the school, listed under Extracurricular Activities and Clubs in the HS Directory: Basketball, Volleyball
PSAL Sports Coed
Co-ed PSAL (Public School Athletics League) sports offered at the school, listed under Extracurricular Activities and Clubs in the HS Directory: No data
School Sports
Sports offered by the school outside PSAL (Public School Athletics League): No data
Flag for female only school: No data
Flag for male only school: No data

Other info

Total students: 660
Start time: 8:05am
End time: 2:20pm

Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP English Literature and Composition, AP U.S. Government and Politics

Earlycollege: 1

School accessibility description: Fully Accessible
Flag for schools that offer 10th grade seats: Y

More info

Borough: Brooklyn
NTA: Windsor Terrace
Neighborhood: Windsor Terrace

School Number: K917

Community board: 307
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 lines near the school: B, Q to Church Ave; F, G to Fort Hamilton Parkway
Bus lines near the school: 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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