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Expeditionary Learning School for Community Leaders

2630 Benson Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11214

More about Expeditionary Learning School for Community Leaders

Population 226 students
School Type High
Grades 9th-12th
2013 Progress
Report
B
Avg. Attendance Rate 82%
Language Classes
  • Spanish
Program Highlights
  • Crew Advisory (a group of 12-15 students who work with a staff member to receive guidance
  • develop leadership and build community); 5 Day Overnight Outward Bound wilderness course; Intensive week-long elective courses that explore specific areas of interest such as "Music of the World
  • " "Testing the Limits of the Human Body
  • " "Global Warming" or "Economics of Chocolate;" Internships
  • Community Service
  • Portfolio Assessment
  • Real-world
  • Hands-on Projects
  • Youth-led Urban Agriculture Program
  • College Now (Kingsborough Community College)
  • On-line Honors Courses (Northwestern University Gifted Learning Links)
Artistic Extracurriculars
  • Fine Art
  • Photography
  • Web Design
  • Student Government
  • Community Service
  • Judiciary
  • Peer Mentors
Clubs
  • Chess
  • Yearbook
  • Urban Agriculture
  • Natural Cooking; others based on student interest
Academic Extracurriculars
  • Robotics
  • Poetry
  • Journalism
  • Model United Nations
  • National Honor Society
Higher Education Partnerships
  • Kingsborough Community College
  • Northwestern University
Non-Profit Opportunities
  • New York City Outward Bound; Expeditionary Learning Schools
Other Partnerships
  • Slow Food New York City
Community Organization Partners
  • Good Shepherd Services
Sports
  • Cross Country
  • Yoga
  • Rock Climbing; other clubs based on student interest
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  • Performance5 Average
  • Satisfaction 7 Above Average
  • Diversity 8 Above Average
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Performance Statistics
SAT Scores 986 / 2400
Below Average
Regents English
76%
Average
Regents Mathematics
65%
Average
Regents Science
87%
Above Average
Regents History
50%
Average
Regents Rate
31%
Below Average
10-Credit Rate
92%
Above Average
Weighted Diploma Rate 186.5 / 350
Average
Regents Completion 59.8 / 100
Average
College Enrollment Rate 56.0 / 100
Average
Needs Index
LowHigh
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