You are here

New Utrecht High School

Overview written by the school: New Utrecht High School is committed to educating its students to their maximum potential. To reach this end, we offer a full academic program designed to meet and exceed state standards. The main goal of our staff is to support our students in mastering the challenging curriculum and preparing for success. We offer an ever-expanding range of extracurricular activities and programs that enhance students' high school experience. We are a school steeped in tradition where parents are welcomed and encouraged to be partners in their child's success.
Diplomaendorsements: Math, Science

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 79% (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: 86% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 87% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 63% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 75% 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: Medical Professions & Health Careers
Code: K28A
Program description: Combines academics and hands-on experience to develop candidates interested in health career professions. Program highlights include Billing & Coding certification, senior year internship opportunities, and a certificate of completion in Health Informatics & Health Assisting
Interest: Health Professions
Method: Ed. Opt.

Seats 9 GE: 124
Grade 9 GE filled flag: Y
Grade 9 GE applicants: 1269
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 10
Seats 9 SWD: 26
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 218
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 8

Seats 10: No
Admissions priority 1: Open to New York City residents


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: Badminton, Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Football, Handball, Soccer, Swimming, 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: Badminton, Basketball, Bowling, Flag Football, Handball, Soccer, Softball, 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: No data
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: 3427
Start time: 9:10am
End time: 4pm

Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language; Transitional Bilingual Education: Arabic, Chinese, Spanish
Language classes: Arabic, Italian, Mandarin, Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP Chinese Language and Culture, AP Comparative Government and Politics, AP Computer Science A, AP Computer Science Principles, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Environmental Science, AP Human Geography, AP Italian Language and Culture, AP Macroeconomics, AP Microeconomics, AP Physics 1, 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: Partially Accessible
Flag for schools that offer 10th grade seats: Y

More info

Borough: Brooklyn
NTA: Bensonhurst West
Neighborhood: Bensonhurst West

School Number: K445

Community board: 311
Council district: 43
Census tract: 182
BIN: 3162711
BBL: 3062710001

About New Utrecht High School


Address: 1601 80TH STREET, BROOKLYN NY 11214
Latitude: 40.613262
Longitude: -74.003404
Phone number: 718-232-2500
Fax number: 718-259-5526
School email: [email protected]
Subway lines near the school: D to 79th St
Bus lines near the school: B1, B4, B64, B8, X28, X38

Hotels near New Utrecht High School

District Borough Number: 
Academic opportunities: 

Academy of Art & Design with courses in: Drawing, Digital Design, Fashion Illustration & Construction, Painting, Photography, Sculpture

Academic Honors Academy, Honors & Advanced Placement (AP) courses for eligible students, Trailblazers College Enrichment Program, CUNY College Now

AP Courses in: Eng. Lang., Eng. Lit., Gov't, Eco, Psychology, US History, World History, AB/BC Calculus, Statistics, Biology, Chem., Env. Sci, Physics

AP Courses in: Computer Programming, Italian, Mandarin, Spanish; Electives: Chorus, Drafting, Forensics, Piano, Rock & Jazz Band, Web Design, Robotics

CTE program(s): Academy of Hospitality and Tourism, Entrepreneurship, Law Academy/Legal Studies, Medical Assistant/Billing and Coding

Related High Schools

by Borough and School performance

    Graduation rate: 97%
    Attendance rate: 88%
    Graduation rate: 75%
    Attendance rate: 87%
    Graduation rate: 91%
    Attendance rate: 94%
    Graduation rate: 71%
    Attendance rate: 79%
    Graduation rate: 77%
    Attendance rate: 87%