Brooklyn Academy of Global Finance, The (16K688)

125 Stuyvesant Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11221, Brooklyn
Phone: 718-574-3126
Email: info@bkagf.org
Hours: 8:15am - 2:35pm
School Website: https://www.bkagf.org
NYCDOE Website: https://www.myschools.nyc/en/schools/high-school/45529
Quality Snapshot: https://tools.nycenet.edu/snapshot/2022/16K688/HS/
Subway: J to Kosciusko St; M, Z to Myrtle Av
Bus: B15, B38, B46, B46-SBS, B47, B52, B54, Q24
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Program Details
Brooklyn Academy of Global Finance (L57A)
Business

Students study a sequence in business and finance along with high school requirements. Students may also choose a sequence or electives in Computer Science and Technology.

Method:
Requirement:
Ed. Opt. programs admit students across all academic levels. Students are grouped into Low, Middle, and High categories based on a composite of their academic data. One-third of offers are made to students in each category.
Priority:
  • (Group 1) Open to New York City residents
Student & Admissions Statistics
School Year
2022-23
2021-22
Total Students Across All Grades
188
162
    Grade 12 Students
27
28
    Grade 11 Students
48
34
    Grade 10 Students
53
41
    Grade 9 Students
60
59
Graduation %
81
83
College %
25
49
Brooklyn Academy of Global Finance (L57A)
GE Applicants / Seats:
SWD Applicants / Seats:

42 / 88 (0.48)
14 / 20 (0.70)
Offers - Waitlist
About the School

BKAGF provides an environment where students are academically challenged and engage in learning through opportunities to interact on and off-site with partners in various business industries. Career experiences include work-based learning, field trips, job shadowing, paid internships to give students exposure to business management and entrepreneurship. Students have opportunities for early college courses, college visits, mentoring from college students. Our mission is to prepare students for post-secondary education and participation in the global economy through experiential and real-world learning that builds 21st Century skills, including collaboration, entrepreneurial thinking, cultural competence and sociopolitical consciousness. We are part of the Career Readiness and Modern Youth Apprenticeship (CRMYA) pilot, which helps us support career readiness for all our students. We have courses that help our ninth and tenth graders explore their career interests and develop readiness skills. Our students can apply for apprenticeships in tech, finance, and business, which allows them to earn and learn while in high school.

Academic Highlights: CTE program(s): Academy of Global Commerce, FutureReadyNYC: Business & Finance (Marketing Specialist), Career Readiness & Modern Youth Apprenticeship (CRMYA) School

Other Features: Career and Technical Education (CTE), College Trips, Community School, Community Service Expected, CRMYA School, Extended Day, FutureReadyNYC School, Health Center, Internship Expected, Internships Available, Online Grading System, Orientation, Program(s) with 1 SWD Applicant Per Seat, Saturday Programs, Student Parent Orientation, Summer Bridge, Summer Internships, Summer Orientation, Weekend Programs

School Features:

  • Offers 10th Grade Seats
  • School whose primary location is co-located with another school

AP Courses, Languages & Sports
AP Courses
Algebra II (Advanced Math), AP Biology, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Seminar, AP United States History, Chemistry (Advanced Science), Econ/Gov (College Course [Credited]), Math (College Course [Credited]), Social Studies (College Course [Credited]), World Languages (Advanced World Languages)
Languages Offered
Spanish
Boys PSAL Sports
Basketball
Girls PSAL Sports
Basketball
Other Sports
Fitness Club, Running Club, Soccer, Step, Yoga
Activities
Stock Market Club, Wise! Financial Club, Career, Tech Ed Club, Anime Club, Art Club, Botany Club,, Chess Club, Dance Club, Digital Media Club,, Model UN Club, Spoken Word Club, 3D Printer, Design Club, Student Council, Student Advisory, Council, Scholar Ambassadors, Peer Group, Connection (PGC) Peer Mentoring, Mindfulness, Council, Student Led Clubs
Survey Summary & Data (2022-23)
Student Responses - 82% responded
Academic Rigor 
  75.00%
Academic Engagement 
  64.33%
Safety 
  79.56%
Bully Prevention 
  69.88%
Inclusivity 
  88.50%
Mental Support 
  76.90%
Environment 
  76.36%
Post-School Support 
  87.67%
Teacher Responses - 100% responded
Academic Rigor 
  88.00%
School Satisfaction 
  94.00%
Student Behavior 
  60.67%
Student Support 
  87.13%
School Leadership 
  94.80%
Instructional Clarity 
  86.60%
Instructional Development 
  86.71%
Post-School Support 
  97.50%
Family Responses - 32% responded
Education 
  88.25%
Teacher Support 
  92.00%
Safety 
  96.33%
School Community 
  86.00%
School Leadership 
  95.82%
Post-School Support 
  84.00%

Note: Yellow bars indicate city-wide averages for the associated category

View Full NYC DOE Survey Results:

More information about NYC DOE surveys can be found here: https://www.schools.nyc.gov/about-us/reports/school-quality/nyc-school-survey

Academic Summary & Data (2022-23)
Academic Proficiency
4-Year Grad. %
  89.20%
Avg. CC Regents Score
  48
Avg. Non-CC Regents Score
  36
College Aptitude
CCPC Index
  21.60%
Avg. SAT Math Score
  374
Avg. SAT Read/Write Score
  380
Postsecondary
2-Year College 10.80%
4-Year College 27.00%
Unknown 62.20%

View Full Academic Data:

This data was gathered from the NYC DOE's yearly quality reports. More information can be found here: https://www.schools.nyc.gov/about-us/reports/school-quality

Information on NYS Regents exams can be found here: https://www.nysed.gov/state-assessment/high-school-regents-examinations

School Demographics (2022-23)
Student Population:
Male 53.70%
Female 46.30%
English Language Learners:
  14.40%
Students with IEPs:
  26.60%
Economic Need Index:
  92.10%
Student Ethnicity:
Asian 4.80%
Black 55.30%
Hispanic 30.90%
White 4.80%
Other 4.20%
Teacher Ethnicity:
Black 47.10%
White 29.40%
Other 23.50%
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