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East New York Family Academy

East New York Family Academy is a coeducational public school for students in grades 6 through 12.

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Institution Type: Public Setting: Urban


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East New York Family Academy says

Our educational philosophy is based upon the growth of kindness, caring, curiosity and critical thinking that is needed for achievement in higher education, professional success and personal fulfillment. 90-minute periods, average class sizes of 21 students and a dedicated group of teachers create a learning experience that motivates and challenges our students to do their best. We offer an accelerated Regents program that provides students the opportunity to complete all required Regents exams by the end of sophomore year. Many of our students choose to complete Advanced Regents Diplomas, advanced coursework and examinations that better prepare them for a college education upon graduation.


Saturday Academy and PM School (provide students with test prep); Tutorial, Credit Recovery, Art, Instrumental Music, Chorus, Drama, College Now

Program Overview

Accelerated Regents Program. Advanced Regents Diplomas. Advanced Placement Courses in English and History for college credit. College-level Equivalency Placement Exams in advanced mathematics. Coursework prepares students for 4-year college programs.

Program Specialization: Humanities and Interdisciplinary

Available Seats in Freshmen Class: 75

Admission Method: Screened

Entrance Requirements: Writing Sample

Required Grades

  • Math: 65-100
  • Science: 65-100
  • Social Studies: 65-100
  • English: 65-100


Buses: B15, B20, B6, B83

Trains: 3 to Van Siclen Av



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



Admission Priorities

  • Priority to continuing 8th graders
  • Then to New York City residents

Important Dates

Regular Application Deadline: December 2



87% of students graduate from East New York Family Academy

Test Scores

1242 Average score for the SAT Composite

Test Section Average Score
SAT Math 432
SAT Verbal 416
SAT Writing 394

NYC Report Card

Overall Score
College and Career Readiness


East New York Family Academy received a Bronze award from US News in 2013.

  • AP English Literature and Composition
  • AP Comparative Government and Politics

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 433
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
6 50
7 48
8 47
9 119
10 60
11 51
12 58

East New York Family Academy's relatively even 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 East New York Family Academy's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 17 : 1
Gender 43% Male / 57% Female
Socioeconomic Diversity

86% of students qualify for a free or reduced price school lunch at East New York Family Academy.

Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 1%
Hispanic/Latino 30%
Black or African American 67%
Asian 0%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1%

There were 1 incidents of bullying last year at East New York Family Academy, which equals 0.0023 incidents per student.


Art, Boys Discussion Group, Cheerleading, Drama, Fitness, Girls Discussion Group, Instrumental Music, Intramural Sports, National Honor Society, Stepping Team, Student Leadership, Studio Art, Theater Trips, Vocal Music, Yearbook
  • Art Club
  • Cheerleading
  • Drama Club
  • Drama/Theater
  • Honor Society
  • Yearbook
  • Basketball
  • Volleyball
  • Basketball
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball
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