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Leon M. Goldstein High School for the Sciences

Overview written by the school: Our school is affiliated with Kingsborough Community College. All students study math and science every year and three years of of a World Language as a high school student. Additionally, all 9th and 10th grade students are mandated to take computer science courses. Our school is committed to academic excellence in a caring community.
Diplomaendorsements: Math, Science

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 94% (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: 81% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 79% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 91% 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: Leon M. Goldstein High School for the Sciences
Code: K76A
Program description: An enriching and challenging curriculum in math, sciences, and humanities that exceeds city and state requirements.
Interest: Science & Math
Method: Screened

Seats 9 GE: 166
Grade 9 GE filled flag: Y
Grade 9 GE applicants: 4152
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 25
Seats 9 SWD: 34
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 244
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 7

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

Requirement 1: Course Grades: English (90-100), Math (91-100), Science (92-100), Social Studies (91-100)
Requirement 2: Standardized Test Scores: English Language Arts (3.3-4.5), Math (3.9-4.5)

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, Bowling, Handball, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, 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, Flag Football, Soccer, Swimming, 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: 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: 1057
Start time: 8:12am
End time: 3:05pm

Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: Arabic, Mandarin, Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP Computer Science A, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Environmental Science, AP Human Geography, AP Macroeconomics, AP Microeconomics, AP Physics 1, AP Physics 2, AP Psychology, AP Spanish Language and Culture, AP Statistics, AP U.S. Government and Politics, AP United States History, AP World History: Modern

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

More info

Borough: Brooklyn
NTA: Sheepshead Bay-Gerritsen Beach-Manhattan Beach
Neighborhood: Manhattan Beach

School Number: K535
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 315
Council district: 48
Census tract: 616
BIN: 3326938
BBL: 3087600060

About Leon M. Goldstein High School for the Sciences

Contacts

Address: 1830 SHORE BOULEVARD, BROOKLYN NY 11235
Latitude: 40.580894
Longitude: -73.935952
Phone number: 718-368-8500
Fax number: 718-368-8555
School email: [email protected]
Website: lmghs.org
Subway lines near the school: N/A
Bus lines near the school: B1, B4, B44, B44-SBS, B49, BM3

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