Metropolitan Diploma Plus High School

985 Rockaway Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11212 | (718) 342-6249
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 191
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 191 high school students from grades 9-12
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Meri Yallowitz
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 191
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 16.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 11.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 76 (39.8%)
  • Females: 115 (60.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Metropolitan Diploma Plus High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.5%
Black16083.8%
Asian10.5%
Hispanic2814.7%
White10.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Metropolitan Diploma Plus High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade189.4%
10th Grade7137.2%
11th Grade5026.2%
12th Grade3116.2%
Ungraded2111.0%
Graduate & Dropout Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
11.0%
District:
46.0%
Percent of Graduates Earning a Regents Diploma
School:
44.0%
District:
55.0%
State:
83.0%
Percent of Students That Dropped Out
School:
20.0%
District:
7.0%
State:
3.0%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 71-80%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
71.0%
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:
13.0%
District:
3.0%
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
13.0%
District:
11.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
12.0%
District:
13.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
6.0%
District:
11.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
31.0%
District:
12.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
31.0%
District:
34.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
36.0%
District:
17.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
33.0%
District:
26.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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