Graduation Rate: 75% (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: 88% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 76% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 54% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 71% 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: Health Career Professions
Program description: Preparation for entry-level positions in the health field, as well as admission to two- and four-year colleges.
Interest: Health Professions
Method: Ed. Opt.
Seats 9 GE: 300
Grade 9 GE filled flag: N
Grade 9 GE applicants: 961
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 3
Seats 9 SWD: 61
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: N
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 198
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 3
Seats 10: Yes
Admissions priority 1: Open to New York City residents
Requirement 1: Attendance
Requirement 2: Punctuality
Requirement 3: Course Grades: Average
Standardized Test Scores: English Language Arts, Math
Extracurricular activities and clubs offered by the school that do not fall under one of the Sports categories (PSAL Sports or School Sports): After-School Partnership with the FDNY for EMS Certification, Anime Art Club, Bottom Line College Prep, Brooklyn Museum Teen Program, CARE (Health Career Club), Christian Seekers, Cricket Club, Debate & Mock Trial, GEAR UP (College Prep and Tutoring Program), Gospel Choir, Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA), Liberty Partnerships, Opening Act Drama Club, Pace U. Upward Bound, Sadie Nash Leadership, Student Monthly Newsletter, Women in Government Book Club, Yearbook, YW LEAD College Prep
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, Bowling, Cross Country, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track
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, Cross Country, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, 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
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
Total students: 1200
Start time: 8:00am
End time: 3:40pm
Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language; Transitional Bilingual Education: Haitian Creole
Language classes: American Sign Language, French, Haitian Creole, Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP Art History, AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Computer Science Principles, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP U.S. Government and Politics, AP United States History
Additional info: College Trips; Extended Day Program; Extended Day Tutoring; Health Center; Multi-Session School; Online Grading System; Weekend Programs; Orientation; Summer Bridge; Summer Orientation
School accessibility description: Partially Accessible
Flag for schools that offer 10th grade seats: Y
NTA: Crown Heights South
Neighborhood: Crown Heights South
School Number: K600
Community board: 309
Council district: 35
Census tract: 213
About Clara Barton High School
Address: 901 CLASSON AVENUE, BROOKLYN NY 11225
Phone number: 718-636-4900
Fax number: 718-857-3688
School email: [email protected]
Subway lines near the school: 2, 3, 4, 5 to Franklin Av; S to Botanic Garden
Bus lines near the school: B41, B43, B44-SBS, B45, B48, B49
Hotels near Clara Barton High School
Majors: Nursing(LPN- Practical Nurse), Medical Assistant/Billing & Coding, Nurse Assistant, Dental Assistant, Dental Lab Technician, Vision Technician
Students can also enjoy several elective courses including: Yoga, Ceramics, Drawing, Computer Science, Growth and Development, Psychology,Sociology
We offer in-school paid jobs. Students attend "Exploring" Workshops in Medicine, Law, Engineering,Fashion, Real Estate, Construction.
Through Medgar Evers College we give students the opportunity to begin their associate's degree through the Pipeline Program.
CTE program(s): Dental Assistant, Dental Laboratory Technician, Nursing Assistant, Practical Nursing, Vision Technology