Bushwick High School for Social Justice

400 Irving Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11237 | (718) 381-7100
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 420
Rating
Not Available

No Reviews Yet
Find Old Friends From Bushwick High School for Social Justice

Use the form below to search for alumni from Bushwick High School for Social Justice.

First Name:
Last Name:
Graduation Year
Powered by Classmates.com®

School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 420 high school students from grades 9-12
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Mark Rush
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 420
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 32.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 207 (49.3%)
  • Females: 213 (50.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Bushwick High School for Social Justice Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.5%
Black12930.7%
Asian20.5%
Hispanic28267.1%
White51.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Bushwick High School for Social Justice
  Number Percent
9th Grade10023.8%
10th Grade10424.8%
11th Grade8019.0%
12th Grade7517.9%
Ungraded6114.5%
Graduate & Dropout Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
65.0%
District:
51.0%
Percent of Graduates Earning a Regents Diploma
School:
74.0%
District:
52.0%
State:
83.0%
Percent of Students That Dropped Out
School:
5.0%
District:
6.0%
State:
3.0%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 81-90%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
82.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
7.0%
District:
7.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Without a Valid Teaching Certificate
School:
3.0%
District:
2.0%
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
6.0%
District:
7.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
6.0%
District:
9.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
6.0%
District:
8.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
9.0%
District:
8.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
28.0%
District:
36.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
13.0%
District:
13.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
16.0%
District:
21.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Be The First To Review Bushwick High School for Social Justice!

Rate This School
Suggested Topics for Reviews
  • Principal leadership and staff
  • Overall ranking and student achievement
  • Teacher involvement and guidance
  • Extracurricular activities and sports
  • Classroom, building and playground safety
  • School homework load appropriateness
Enter Your Review Below
Enter Your Email Below
Reviews Containing the Following Will Not Be Accepted
  • Offensive or innappropriate comments, including allegations of criminal behavior
  • Names of individuals (faculty, staff, teachers, or students)
I am a and Accept the Terms of Use

School Map and Similar Schools Nearby

Click to Activate Map of Nearby School Campuses
Private
Public
This School
Similar Schools Nearby
Academy for Environmental Leadership
9-12 | 373 Students | 0 miles away
Not Yet Rated-
All Leadership Secondary School
6-12 | 251 Students | 0.2 miles away

5 out of 5
Bushwick Community High School
10 | 395 Students | 0.3 miles away

5 out of 5
-
Junior High School 383 Philippa Schuyler Junior High School
5-8 | 1,129 Students | 0.5 miles away

3.5 out of 5
Junior High School 296 the Halsey
6-8 | 552 Students | 0.6 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Acorn High School for Social Justice
9-12 | 421 Students | 0.8 miles away
Not Yet Rated-
Junior High School 162 Willoughby
6-8 | 629 Students | 0.8 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Bushwick Leaders' High School for Academic Excellence
9-12 | 482 Students | 0.9 miles away

5 out of 5
-
Grover Cleveland High School
9-12 | 2,668 Students | 1.0 miles away
Not Yet Rated-
Ebc for Public Service-Bushwick School
9-12 | 711 Students | 1.0 miles away
Not Yet Rated-

School Community Forum

Join a discussion about Bushwick High School for Social Justice and talk to others in the community including students, parents, teachers, and administrators.

Popular Discussion Topics
  • Admissions and Registration Questions (e.g. Dress Code and Discipline Policy)
  • School Calendar and Upcoming Events (e.g. Graduation)
  • After School Programs, Extracurricular Activities, and Athletics (e.g. Football)
  • News and Announcements (e.g. Yearbook and Class Supply List Details)
  • Graduate and Alumni Events (e.g. Organizing Class Reunions)
blog comments powered by Disqus
Navigation
Rankings
Nearby Cities
Sponsored Links
K-12 Articles
Helping Young Children with Printing and Cursive Writing
Is your child experiencing difficulty printing or writing? Is he unable to print or write legibly,...
It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year!
For most of the country, school is starting up this week or later this month-at the beginning of...
Public or Private?
Daniel attended private school until sixth grade, when he was diagnosed with Asperger's Syndrome, a...