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Edward R. Murrow High School

1600 Avenue L Brooklyn, NY 11230

More about Edward R. Murrow High School

Population 4,022 students
School Type High
Grades 9th-12th
2013 Progress
Report
B
Avg. Attendance Rate 91%
Advanced Placement Courses
  • Biology
  • Calculus AB
  • Calculus BC
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science A
  • Economics: Macro
  • English Language and Composition
  • English Literature and Composition
  • Environmental Science
  • European History
  • French Language
  • Government and Politics: United States
  • Human Geography
  • Music Theory
  • Physics B
  • Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism
  • Physics C: Mechanics
  • Psychology
  • Spanish Language
  • Spanish Literature
  • Statistics
  • United States History
Language Classes
  • Chinese
  • French
  • Italian
  • Russian
  • Spanish
Program Highlights
  • Science Research (MSTAR Program)
  • Math Seminar
  • Murrow Med Program
  • Journalism
  • Film Review
  • Psychology and Literature
  • Shakespeare
  • Law
  • Mock Trial
  • Holocaust/African/Latin Literature
  • History of New York City
  • Astronomy
  • Forensics
  • Marine Science
  • Statistics
  • Accounting
  • PowerPoint
  • Web Design
  • Business Law
  • Film Production
  • Photography
  • Digital Photography
  • Technical Theatre
  • Ceramics
  • Sculpture
  • Architectural Design
  • Fashion Design
  • Stage Construction and Design/Lighting/Costuming
  • Play Production
  • Jazz/Concert/Symphonic/Ensemble Bands
  • Gospel/Mixed/Women's Choruses
  • Madrigal Choir
  • Piano
  • Guitar
  • Percussion
  • Virtual Enterprise
  • Part-time Co-op
  • College Now
Cultural & Arts Partners)
  • Theatre Development Fund
  • Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • Whitney Museum
  • Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
  • International Center of Photography
  • Museum of Natural History
  • Muza String Quartet
Hospital Partnerships
  • Shorefront Geriatric Center
  • SUNY Downstate Medical Center
  • Coney Island Hospital
Higher Education Partnerships
  • Kingsborough Community College
  • Baruch College
  • Brooklyn College
  • Long Island University
  • Polytechnic University
Community Organization Partners
  • Jewish Board of Family and Children’s Services
  • Midwood Development Corporation
  • Italian-American Civil Rights League
Corporate Partners
  • All-Ways Advertising Company
  • Inc.
Sports
  • Although we do not have PSAL sports
  • we offer a variety of after-school recreational and athletic activities
  • e.g. basketball
  • weight training
  • badminton
  • volleyball and soccer
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  • Performance7 Above Average
  • Satisfaction 5 Average
  • Diversity 8 Above Average
7/9 Key indicators of this school's performance, including test scores and graduation rates. View All Data »
Performance Statistics
SAT Scores 1421 / 2400
Above Average
Regents English
91%
Above Average
Regents Mathematics
73%
Above Average
Regents Science
72%
Average
Regents History
78%
Above Average
Regents Rate
68%
Average
10-Credit Rate
80%
Average
Weighted Diploma Rate 203.1 / 350
Average
Regents Completion 66.6 / 100
Average
College Enrollment Rate 76.4 / 100
Above Average
Needs Index
LowHigh
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