Graduation Rate: 56.999999% (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: 89.999998% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 49.000001% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 86.000001% 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: International High School at Prospect Heights
Interest: Humanities & Interdisciplinary
Method: Screened: Language
Seats 9 GE: 90
Grade 9 GE filled flag: N
Grade 9 GE applicants: 162
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 2
Seats 9 SWD: 18
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 36
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 2
Eligibility: Open only to New York City residents living in the continental United States four years or fewer who currently identify as English Language Learners per New York City Department of Education guidelines scoring at the Entering, Emerging, or Transitioning levels on the NYSESLAT, NYSITELL, or LAB-R.
Seats 10: 1
Extracurricular activities and clubs offered by the school that do not fall under one of the Sports categories (PSAL Sports or School Sports): Dream Team, French Heritage,Chinese Club, Yearbook Club,Moth Storytelling, Ballet, National Honor Society, Senior Committee, Student Government, Acting Club, Glass Wing, City Rocks, Tap Dance, Haitian Dance, Arabic Club, Anime, and The Green Team
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, Cross Country, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Swimming
PSAL Sports Girls
Female PSAL (Public School Athletics League) sports offered at the school, listed under Extracurricular Activities and Clubs in the HS Directory: Badminton, Basketball, Soccer, Softball, 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, Double Dutch
Sports offered by the school outside PSAL (Public School Athletics League): Trident Swimming
Flag for female only school: No data
Flag for male only school: No data
Total students: 370
Start time: 8:47am
End time: 2:47pm
Final grades: 9 to 12
Language classes: Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP Spanish Language and Culture, AP Computer Science Principles
Additional info: 10th Grade Seats Available,LYFE (Living For The Young Family Through Education)
School accessibility description: Partially Accessible
Flag for schools that offer 10th grade seats: Y
NTA: Crown Heights South
Neighborhood: Crown Heights South
Campus name: Prospect Heights Educational Campus
School Number: K440
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 309
Council district: 35
Census tract: 213
About International High School at Prospect Heights
Address: 883 Classon Avenue, Brooklyn NY 11225 (40.669805,-73.960689)
Phone number: 718-230-6333
Fax number: 718-230-6322
School email: [email protected]
Subway lines near the school: 2, 3, 4, 5 to Franklin Ave; S to Botanic Garden
Bus lines near the school: B41, B43, B44-SBS, B45, B48, B49
Hotels near International High School at Prospect Heights
We are a Performance-Based Assessment school, where students must present graduation worthy portfolios to graduate.
Safe, supportive, and nurturing environment where students learn English and prepare for college.
We are a Computer Science for All school. Through our programs all students have at least one full year course in computer science.
All students are matched to an internship in the community in a field of their interest.
Afterschool programs include: Peer Tutoring, Art Club, Writing Center, The Moth, Music Club, Chorus, Photography, New Media Club, Dream Team.