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Rachel Carson High School for Coastal Studies

521 West Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11224

More about Rachel Carson High School for Coastal Studies

Population 481 students
School Type High
Grades 9th-12th
2013 Progress
Report
B
Avg. Attendance Rate 81%
Advanced Placement Courses
  • English Literature and Composition
  • Environmental Science
  • Government and Politics: United States
Language Classes
  • French
  • Spanish
Program Highlights
  • Project-based learning
  • research and internship opportunities
  • Marine Science credit courses
  • small group Advisories
  • Marine Advanced Technology Education (MATE) Robotics Program and Competition
Artistic Extracurriculars
  • Dance Team
  • School Newspaper
  • Literary Journal
  • School Website
Clubs
  • Book
  • Environmental Science
  • Film and Video
  • French
  • Basketball
  • Debate
  • Guitar
  • Ecology
  • Recycling
Academic Extracurriculars
  • After-school Program collaboratively developed by teachers and students
  • Cross-age Tutoring
  • After-school Tutorials
  • Saturday School
  • New York Aquarium Internships
  • PLATO Credit Recovery Program
  • Ocean Futures
  • Underwater Robotics
  • National Honor Society
Cultural & Arts Partners)
  • Wildlife Conservation Society (New York Aquarium)
Higher Education Partnerships
  • Kingsborough Community College (Marine Center)
Sports
  • Rachel Carson High School of Coastal Studies athletes join with students from William E. Grady Career and Technical Education High School to compete against many larger schools. We also have an Intramural Sports program.
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  • Performance6 Average
  • Satisfaction 5 Average
  • Diversity 8 Above Average
6/9 Key indicators of this school's performance, including test scores and graduation rates. View All Data »
Performance Statistics
SAT Scores 1178 / 2400
Average
Regents English
76%
Average
Regents Mathematics
65%
Average
Regents Science
53%
Average
Regents History
75%
Average
Regents Rate
62%
Average
10-Credit Rate
81%
Average
Weighted Diploma Rate 205.0 / 350
Average
Regents Completion 60.5 / 100
Average
College Enrollment Rate 51.5 / 100
Average
Needs Index
LowHigh
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