International High School at Prospect Heights

883 Classon Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11225 | (718) 230-6333
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 437
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5 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 437 high school students from grades 9-12
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Nedda De Castro
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: 437
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 33.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 239 (54.7%)
  • Females: 198 (45.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
International High School at Prospect Heights Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Black12428.4%
Asian12628.8%
Hispanic13931.8%
White4710.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For International High School at Prospect Heights
  Number Percent
9th Grade11025.2%
10th Grade10724.5%
11th Grade11726.8%
12th Grade10323.6%
Graduate & Dropout Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
60.0%
District:
62.0%
Percent of Graduates Earning a Regents Diploma
School:
73.0%
District:
66.0%
State:
83.0%
Percent of Students That Dropped Out
School:
4.0%
District:
5.0%
State:
3.0%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 81-90%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
92.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
10.0%
District:
7.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Without a Valid Teaching Certificate
School:
3.0%
District:
1.0%
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
9.0%
District:
7.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
13.0%
District:
8.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
8.0%
District:
6.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
23.0%
District:
7.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
20.0%
District:
43.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
14.0%
District:
15.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
10.0%
District:
24.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for International High School at Prospect Heights

  • Reviewed by Student on April 05, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I AM A STUDENT FROM PS/MS:138 AND MY NAME IS SHAMIA PROPST AND I WOULD LIKE TO ATEND THIS SCHOOL REASONS FOR IS BEASCAUSE I LIKE WAT YOU HAVE TO OFFER I READ ALL OF YOU ACADEMYS AND MY MAIN CONCERNS WAS EITHER THE HIGH SCHOOL FOR GLOBAL CITIZENSHIP OR PLAING IN THE (BSMT/SMU)MARCHING BAND I BELIEVE THAT PROSPECT HEIGHTS HAVE ALOT TO OFFER FOR ME I JUST PRAY EACH DAY THAT I BECOME CHOSEN FOR THIS SCHOOL.

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