Samuel J. Tilden High School

5800 Tilden Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11203 | (718) 629-4523
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 280
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 280 high school students from grades 9-12
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Livingstone Hilaire

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 280
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 21.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 169 (60.4%)
  • Females: 111 (39.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Samuel J. Tilden High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.4%
Black26393.9%
Asian10.4%
Hispanic155.4%
White--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Samuel J. Tilden High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade207.1%
10th Grade2810.0%
11th Grade4215.0%
12th Grade14652.1%
Ungraded4415.7%
Graduate & Dropout Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
40.0%
District:
37.0%
Percent of Graduates Earning a Regents Diploma
School:
28.0%
District:
30.0%
State:
83.0%
Percent of Students That Dropped Out
School:
56.0%
District:
10.0%
State:
3.0%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 71-80%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
62.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
8.0%
District:
7.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
53.0%
District:
20.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
9.0%
District:
7.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
9.0%
District:
9.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
4.0%
District:
8.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
73.0%
District:
41.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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