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Brooklyn Community High School Communication, Arts An

Brooklyn Community High School Communication, Arts An is a coeducational public school for students in grades 9 through 12.

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Education Quality
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Cost Of Living
77
Climate
72
Outcomes
Institution Type: Public Setting: Urban

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Overview

Overview

Brooklyn Community High School Communication, Arts An says

Our motto is academic, creative and professional preparation for the 21st Century. We provide our students and families with a small, personalized high school experience. Student learning is applied to the real world through research, experimentation and project-oriented work. Their learning is then displayed in written, visual and oral exhibitions. Every student is also part of our Advisory-Family program, which investigates critical issues in teen lives and creates a strong peer community. In addition, our students receive intensive career and college preparation with an arts/media specialization via electives, trips and internships. They are required to complete an individualized graduation portfolio. Our goal is to help our students reach their potential and nurture their development through student-centered learning approaches, multiple supports and most importantly, strong relationships.

Curriculum

Advisory-Family Program, Media Arts Specialization, College Now

Program Overview

Program Specialization: Performing Arts/Visual Art & Design

Available Seats in Freshmen Class: 108

Admission Method: Limited unscreened

Transportation

Buses: B38, B44, B48, B52, B54, B57, B62

Trains: G to Classon Av

Finance

Finance

Public schools are supported through local, state, and federal funding, and do not charge tuition to students who attend them.

Admissions

Admissions

Admission Priorities

  • Priority to New York City residents who attend an information session
  • Then to New York City residents

Important Dates

Regular Application Deadline: December 2

Academics

Academics

67% of students graduate from Brooklyn Community High School Communication, Arts An

Test Scores

1114 Average score for the SAT Composite

Test Section Average Score
SAT Math 355
SAT Verbal 375
SAT Writing 384

NYC Report Card

C
Environment
B
Progress
C
Performance
B
Overall Score
D
College and Career Readiness
  • AP English Literature and Composition
  • AP Statistics

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 460
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
9 135
10 124
11 116
12 85
Ungraded 1

Brooklyn Community High School Communication, Arts An's relatively variable enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing Brooklyn Community High School Communication, Arts An's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 17 : 1
Gender 45% Male / 55% Female
Socioeconomic Diversity

68% of students qualify for a free or reduced price school lunch at Brooklyn Community High School Communication, Arts An.

Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 1%
Hispanic/Latino 17%
Black or African American 79%
Asian 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native 2%
Bullying

There were 21 incidents of bullying last year at Brooklyn Community High School Communication, Arts An, which equals 0.0448 incidents per student.

Extracurriculars

Academic Centers, Animation, Batik T-Shirt Printing, Boxing, Capoeira, College Now, College Preparatory Courses, Fashion, Filmmaking, Hip-Hop African Dance, Hip-Hop/Spoken Word Poetry, Internships, Journalism, Music Production, Peer Mentoring, Portfolio Development, Spirit Squad Dance Team, Student Government, Student Publishing, Theater, Weightlifting, Yoga
  • Dance Club
  • Dance Team
  • Drama/Theater
  • Film Club
  • Student Government
  • Basketball
  • Basketball
  • Football
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