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Brooklyn Lab School

Overview written by the school: We are a learning community that believes all students can learn to become leaders of tomorrow, build the dreams that are within them, and become passionate lifelong learners. In our ever changing world, our students will be able to cope with our global economy by using skills and knowledge derived from our curriculum. We are committed to designing and building meaningful, challenging classes and projects that are framed by collaborative classrooms, close relationships, and high expectations. Our students will be well-known throughout their time in our school and be supported by our Circle program. We believe with the support of caring teachers, dynamic instructional practices, AVID, and cultural sensitivity our students will succeed.

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 69% (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: 82% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 78% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 42% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 81% 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: Engineering and Science
Code: L46A
Program description: Introduction to Engineering Design, Principles of Engineering, Digital Electronics, Civil Engineering, and Architecture are part of our learning from career-focused curricula and working on collaborative projects where students gain critical career knowledge through a series of work based learning activities both inside and outside the classroom. This includes internships, resume building, Mock interviews, and working with community CBOs.
Interest: Engineering
Method: Ed. Opt.

Seats 9 GE: 85
Grade 9 GE filled flag: N
Grade 9 GE applicants: 664
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 8
Seats 9 SWD: 17
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 147
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 9

Seats 10: Yes
Admissions priority 1: Open to New York City residents

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: Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Football, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Swimming, Volleyball
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, Indoor Track, Softball, Tennis, 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: Cricket, Golf
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: 430
Start time: 8am
End time: 2:30pm

Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP Calculus AB, AP Computer Science Principles, AP English Literature and Composition, AP United States History
Additional info: Community School

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

More info

Borough: Brooklyn
NTA: park-cemetery-etc-Brooklyn
Neighborhood: Cypress Hills
Campus name: Franklin K. Lane Educational Campus
School Number: K420
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 305
Council district: 37
Census tract: 1180
BIN: 3090738
BBL: 3040940001

About Brooklyn Lab School

Contacts

Address: 999 JAMAICA AVENUE, BROOKLYN NY 11208
Latitude: 40.691146
Longitude: -73.868328
Phone number: 718-235-3592
Fax number: 718-235-4028
School email: Ghenry3Schools.nyc.gov
Website: brooklynlabschool.org
Subway lines near the school: J, Z to Elderts Lane-75th St
Bus lines near the school: B13, Q56

Hotels near Brooklyn Lab School

District Borough Number: 
19K639
Academic opportunities: 

Computer Engineering and Science, Coding, Programming, Web Design, Environmental Technology, Biotechnology, Digital Electronics, Architecture Design

Computer Engineering is a four-year program leading to a Pre-Engineering Certification; Medgar Evers Early College Dual Credit Program AVID Program

College Access for All, AP for ALL, Computer Science for ALL, Algebra for ALL, TEALS, College Now, City Tech STEP Program, JROTC, My Brothers Keeper

Online Textbooks, Skedula, Pupil Path, Castle Learning, Promethean Boards, SMART Boards, Apple MacBook Pros, iPads, Apple Computer Lab, Hydroponic Lab

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