Midwood High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#806
College Readiness Index
36.6
Math Proficiency
3.4
English Proficiency
3.4
Student/Teacher Ratio
23:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 3,993 Students
  • 170 Teachers

Midwood High School
2839 BEDFORD AVE
BROOKLYN, NY 11210

Phone: (718) 724-8500

District: New York City Public Schools

Overview

Midwood High School is ranked 90th within New York. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Midwood High School is 44 percent. The student body makeup is 46 percent male and 54 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 79 percent. Midwood High School is 1 of 404 high schools in the New York City Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#806
State Rank
#90
Magnet Rank
#127

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 3,993
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 79%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 47%
Full-Time Teachers 170

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 96%
Proficient in Math 97%
College Readiness Index 36.6

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School No
Magnet School Yes
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 404
Total Students 311,058
Proficient in English (district average) 85%
Proficient in Math (district average) 80%
College Readiness (district average) 29.0

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