School Details

West Brooklyn Community High School

1053 41st St, Brooklyn, NY 11218
(718) 686-1444

(out of 10)

Public Grades 10-12 211 students 16 students/teacher (NY avg is 13)

Test Scores by grade


Regents Exams (RE)

In 2011-2012 New York used the New York State Regents Examinations to test high school students in English language arts, math, global history and geography, US history and government, living environment, chemistry, earth science, physics and several foreign languages. The results for English language arts, math, living environment, chemistry, earth science, physics, global history and geography, and US history and government are displayed in GreatSchools profiles. Students must take at least five Regents Exams in order to graduate. Scores of 65 and above are passing; scores of 55 and above earn credit toward a local diploma (with the approval of the local board of education). The goal is for all students to pass the tests.
  • This school in 2012
  • New York City Geographic District #15 average
  • New York state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

West Brooklyn Community High School is a public high school in New York. The principal of West Brooklyn Community High School is MS. GLORIA ROSARIO, who can be contacted at 211 children attend West Brooklyn Community High School and identify as Black, non-Hispanic; Asian/Pacific Islander; and Hispanic. 2% of the West Brooklyn Community High School students are "limited in English proficiency." 73% of the 211 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at West Brooklyn Community High School is 16:1. Bais Brocho of Karlin Stolin is one of the nearest high schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 9% 24%
Asian/Pacific Islander 9% 11%
Hispanic 65% 44%
White, non-Hispanic 17% 20%
Asian 11% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.4%
Multiracial 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 73% 67%
Limited English proficiency 2% 15%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (5 years ago)

    Great program! This is the first school to really engage my son in the learning experience.

  • (5 years ago)

    A safe loving and empowering school! We promote change social justice love and most of all the need to be educated for success. At West Brooklyn staff and students work as a team focusing on their future goals learning to work and college bound. Our communities goal is to help students break away from old habits by reinventing them through a guided path of a successful active learner. Live to learn.

  • (5 years ago)

    The whole staff are awesome. You cant ask for a better enviroment The support the students and never single any one out

  • (5 years ago)

    Here while results matter the learning process is more important. As a result students walk away with more than just a transcript with numbers; they leave with a better understanding of what it takes to be a successful learner.

  • (6 years ago)

    This is a great school for children that have given up and just want to drop out. They help them stay in school they get counselors and everyone is so friendly. My son had dropped out and we thought it was hopeless and on 6/26/2008 we will be the proud parents of a high school graduate. Our son had an excellent counselor! From the security desk the office staff and the teachers everyone is extremely polite and helpful. If I could I would give them 10 stars.

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