You are here

Teachers Preparatory High School

Overview written by the school: Leadership building is our goal with a focus in developing future teachers, fine & culinary artists and urban farmers. Team building and leadership training is ingrained in our culture. Freshmen are mentored by senior & junior leaders. Weekly school-wide team activities energizes our school community in spirited competitions and strengthens adult-student connections. Italian American Civil Rights League, Boys & Girls Club and Project Eats provide career & college planning, credit bearing & internship opportunities. Recipient of 2018-19 College Board's AP Computer Science Female Diversity Award. We offer Dual-college & College Now credits with Medgar Evers College. Acceptances into Cornell, CUNY Baruch, and Fashion Institute of Technology.

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 70.999998% (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: 77.999997% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 63.999999% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 47% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 80.000001% 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: Teachers Preparatory High School
Code: K20A
Program description: College- and career-readiness program that prepares students to transition in all careers especially in the arts and teaching.
Interest: Performing Arts/Visual Art & Design
Method: Ed. Opt.

Seats 9 GE: 70
Grade 9 GE filled flag: N
Grade 9 GE applicants: 112
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 2
Seats 9 SWD: 14
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: N
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 68
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 5

Seats 10: 1
Admissions priority 1: Priority to continuing 8th graders
Admissions priority 2: 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): Student Government, Girls Group (ROSE); Step Team; Urban Eats; Rap Group; Cheer leading; Peer to Peer, Peer Group Connect (PGC); Morning Fitness; Peer Forward; College Now with Medgar Evers
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
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, Soccer, 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: Double Dutch
School Sports
Sports offered by the school outside PSAL (Public School Athletics League): Basketball, Cheerleading; Soccer; Baseball; Volleyball, Double Dutch
Flag for female only school: No data
Flag for male only school: No data

Other info

Total students: 163
Start time: 8:20am
End time: 2:40pm

Final grades: 9 to 12

Language classes: Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP Psychology, AP Statistics, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Computer Science Principles
Additional info: 10th Grade Seats Available,College Trips,Community Service Expected,Dress Code,Extended Day Credit Recovery,Extended Day Tutoring,Health Center,Internships Available,Online Grading System,Orientation,Summer Bridge,Summer Internships,Summer Orientation

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

More info

Borough: Brooklyn
NTA: Brownsville
Neighborhood: Brownsville

School Number: K175
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 316
Council district: 41
Census tract: 924
BIN: 3081419
BBL: 3035410001

About Teachers Preparatory High School


Address: 226 Bristol Street, Brooklyn NY 11212 (40.665568,-73.912102)
Latitude: 40.665878
Longitude: -73.911705
Phone number: 718-498-2605
Fax number: 718-345-8069
School email: [email protected]
Subway lines near the school: 3 to Rockaway Ave
Bus lines near the school: B12, B14, B15, B60, B7

Hotels near Teachers Preparatory High School

District Borough Number: 
Academic opportunities: 

Distant Learning Program: Statistics, Psychology & Forensic Science

Educator Rising Chapter & One Goal Program

My Brothers' Keeper Chapter

ROSE: Respectful Outstanding Sisters of Excellence Chapter

Leadership Programs: Peer Group Connection, Peer Forward & Peer to Peer

Related High Schools

by Borough and School performance

  1. 1830 Shore Boulevard, Brooklyn NY 11235 (40.578356,-73.934449)
    Graduation rate: 97%
    Attendance rate: 95%
  2. 250 Hooper Street, Brooklyn NY 11211 (40.70554,-73.955741)
    Graduation rate: 79%
    Attendance rate: 82%
  3. 1700 Fulton Street, Brooklyn NY 11213 (40.678478,-73.931604)
    Graduation rate: 81%
    Attendance rate: 74%
  4. 600 Kingston Avenue, Brooklyn NY 11203 (40.658671,-73.943839)
    Graduation rate: 92%
    Attendance rate: 91%
  5. 400 Pennsylvania Avenue, Brooklyn NY 11207 (40.666868,-73.895122)
    Graduation rate: 82%
    Attendance rate: 74%