Science Skills Center High School

49 Flatbush Ave Ext, Brooklyn, NY 11201 | (718) 243-9413
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 795
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 795 high school students from grades 9-12
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Judy Henry

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 795
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 36.1
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 22.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 489 (61.5%)
  • Females: 306 (38.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Science Skills Center High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian40.5%
Black64380.9%
Asian516.4%
Hispanic8510.7%
White121.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Science Skills Center High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade18022.6%
10th Grade21827.4%
11th Grade19224.2%
12th Grade13917.5%
Ungraded668.3%
Graduate & Dropout Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
72.0%
District:
78.0%
Percent of Graduates Earning a Regents Diploma
School:
72.0%
District:
83.0%
State:
83.0%
Percent of Students That Dropped Out
School:
4.0%
District:
2.0%
State:
3.0%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 71-80%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
87.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
6.0%
District:
3.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Without a Valid Teaching Certificate
School:
10.0%
District:
2.0%
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
17.0%
District:
7.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
15.0%
District:
7.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
13.0%
District:
7.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
2.0%
District:
9.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
44.0%
District:
39.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
33.0%
District:
18.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
44.0%
District:
26.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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