Graduation Rate: 95% (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: 91% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 79% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 66% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 89% students feel safe in the hallways, bathrooms, locker room and cafeteria. (Student opinions on school safety, as reported on the NYC School Survey.)
Program 1: Humanities, Arts & STEM
Program description: This is an ideal school for students who want the best academic and technological foundation to prepare them for college or career. We have challenging blended-learning and online classes with opportunities for students to succeed in a supportive and friendly community. Students go to college early, and monthly trips are part of a curriculum that allows them to experience the ever-changing world. We use a variety of technology to enhance learning and develop life-changing 21st century skills.
Interest: Humanities & Interdisciplinary
Seats 9 GE: 124
Grade 9 GE filled flag: Y
Grade 9 GE applicants: 1146
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 9
Seats 9 SWD: 26
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 233
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 9
Seats 10: No
Admissions priority 1: Priority to Brooklyn students or residents
Admissions priority 2: Then to New York City residents
Extracurricular activities and clubs offered by the school that do not fall under one of the Sports categories (PSAL Sports or School Sports): Art Club, Choir, Dance, Homework Help, National Honor Society, Peer-Mentoring, Regents Prep, Saturday Academy, School Magazine, Speech/Debate, Student Government, Writing Tutors
PSAL Sports Boys
Male PSAL (Public School Athletics League) sports offered at the school, listed under Extracurricular Activities and Clubs in the HS Directory: Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Soccer, Tennis, Volleyball, Wrestling
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, Bowling, Cross Country, Outdoor Track, Rugby, Soccer, Volleyball, Wrestling
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: Cricket
Sports offered by the school outside PSAL (Public School Athletics League): Baseball/Softball, Basketball, Soccer, Track/Cross Country, Volleyball
Flag for female only school: No data
Flag for male only school: No data
Total students: 415
Start time: 8:00am
End time: 3:00pm
Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Environmental Science, AP Human Geography, AP Statistics
Additional info: College Trips; Dress Code; Extended Day Program; Health Center; Online Grading System; Saturday Programs; Student Parent Orientation; Summer Bridge Program; Summer Internships; Summer Orientation; Uniform; Weekend Programs
School accessibility description: Not Accessible
NTA: Prospect Lefferts Gardens-Wingate
Neighborhood: Prospect Lefferts Gardens
Campus name: George Wingate Educational Campus
School Number: K470
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 309
Council district: 40
Census tract: 810
About Brooklyn Institute for Liberal Arts (BILA)
Address: 600 KINGSTON AVENUE, BROOKLYN NY 11203
Phone number: 718-221-1097
Fax number: 718-221-1794
School email: [email protected]
Subway lines near the school: 2, 5 to Winthrop St
Bus lines near the school: B12, B17, B43, B44, B44-SBS, B49
Hotels near Brooklyn Institute for Liberal Arts (BILA)
Early College Program with Long Island University, College Now with CUNY with Brooklyn College, and accelerated programs for advanced students.
PLTW courses in Engineering & Biomedical Engineering, Coding, Video Game Design, Advanced Placement Courses.
iLearnNYC: Computer/Online Programs for expanded online coursework and self-paced learning in Reading, Math, Technology and Foreign Language
Music, Band, Art, Dance, Step, Martial Arts, Cheerleading, Zumba, Theater, Leadership, Community Service, Small Group Advisory, Tutoring