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Academy for Young Writers

1065 Elton Street Brooklyn, NY 11208

More about Academy for Young Writers

Population 400 students
School Type High
Grades 9th-12th
2013 Progress
Report
B
Avg. Attendance Rate 86%
Language Classes
  • Spanish
Program Highlights
  • Advisory with Community Service Trips 6 times a year
  • Writing in each class
  • Partnership with Student Press Initiative (students write and publish a book yearly); Creative Writing
  • Journalism
  • Art electives; Senior Internships
  • College Now
Cultural & Arts Partners)
  • Urban Word Poetry
Higher Education Partnerships
  • New York City College of Technology
  • Columbia University
Non-Profit Opportunities
  • CollegeBound Initiative
  • Institute for Student Achievement
  • Exploring Program
Other Partnerships
  • Edline
Community Organization Partners
  • Teens PACT
  • Community Healthcare Network
  • El Puente Leadership Center
Sports
  • Intramural Sports: Basketball
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  • Performance5 Average
  • Satisfaction 5 Average
  • Diversity 5 Average
5/9 Key indicators of this school's performance, including test scores and graduation rates. View All Data »
Performance Statistics
SAT Scores 1142 / 2400
Average
Regents English
88%
Above Average
Regents Mathematics
52%
Average
Regents Science
68%
Average
Regents History
53%
Average
Regents Rate
65%
Average
10-Credit Rate
84%
Average
Weighted Diploma Rate 157.1 / 350
Average
Regents Completion 39.1 / 100
Average
College Enrollment Rate 48.8 / 100
Average