Williamsburg Preparatory School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
10.2
Math Proficiency
2.9
English Proficiency
3.4
Student/Teacher Ratio
16:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 539 Students
  • 33 Teachers

Williamsburg Preparatory School
257 NORTH 6TH ST
BROOKLYN, NY 11211

Phone: (718) 302-2306

District: New York City Public Schools

Overview

At Williamsburg Preparatory School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Williamsburg Preparatory School is 19 percent. The student body makeup is 48 percent male and 52 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 91 percent. Williamsburg Preparatory 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 Bronze

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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 539
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 91%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 99%
Full-Time Teachers 33

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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 98%
Proficient in Math 94%
College Readiness Index 10.2

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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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