Brooklyn Lab School (19K639)

999 Jamaica Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11208, Brooklyn
Phone: 718-235-3592
Hours: 08:05am - 02:25pm
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Quality Snapshot:
Subway: J, Z to Elderts Lane-75th St
Bus: B13, Q56
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Program Details
Engineering and Science (L46A)

Introduction to Engineering Design, Principles of Engineering, Digital Electronics, Civil Engineering, and Architecture are part of our learning from career-focused curricula and working on collaborative projects where students gain critical career knowledge through a series of work based learning activities both inside and outside the classroom. This includes internships, resume building, Mock interviews, and working with community CBOs.

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.
  • (Group 1) Open to New York City residents
Student & Admissions Statistics
School Year
Total Students Across All Grades
    Grade 12 Students
    Grade 11 Students
    Grade 10 Students
    Grade 9 Students
Graduation %
College %
Engineering and Science (L46A)
GE Applicants / Seats:
SWD Applicants / Seats:

109 / 83 (1.31)
26 / 19 (1.37)
Offers - Waitlist
About the School

We believe at BLS that students achieve optimal learning outcomes when they can effectively apply their knowledge to real-life situations and challenges. When students are provided with opportunities to access learning materials and transfer their knowledge to relevant contexts, it becomes clear that genuine learning has occurred. As a learning community, we embrace the responsibility of empowering and educating our students to become active participants in the political, social, and economic spheres of the 21st century. Our nurturing environment is dedicated to cultivating compassionate young individuals who possess the intellectual curiosity necessary for success in our interconnected global economy.

Academic Highlights: Long Island University Smart Scholars Program, National Education Equity Lab to provide College-in-High School courses, Vaughn College: Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) operator and earn 11 Vaughn College credits, AP Courses Available, Co-Op Tech: Vocational Opportunities

Other Features: College Trips, Community School, Extended Day, Health Center, LYFE (Living For The Young Family Through Education), Online Grading System, Orientation, Program(s) with 1 GE Applicant Per Seat, Program(s) with 1 SWD Applicant Per Seat, Saturday Programs, Student Parent Orientation, Summer Bridge, Summer Session

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 Calculus AB, AP Computer Science Principles, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Human Geography, AP United States History, AP World History: Modern, ELA (College Course [Uncredited]), Math (College Course [Credited]), Science (College Course [Credited]), Social Studies (College Course [Credited]), World Languages (Advanced World Languages)
Languages Offered
Boys PSAL Sports
Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Football, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Swimming, Volleyball
Girls PSAL Sports
Basketball, Bowling, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, Softball, Tennis, Volleyball
Co-ed PSAL Sports
Cricket, Golf
Other Sports
Dance, Step, Yoga
AfterSchool Tutoring, Art, College Trips, My Brother's Keeper (MBK), My Sisters Keeper (MSK), Gender & Sexuality Alliance (GSA), First Aid/CPR/AED Certification, Future of Tomorrow (FOT), Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps (JROTC), Lifeguard Certification, Paid Internships and AfterSchool Work Opportunities, SYEP, Peer Leaders, Restorative Circles, SAT Prep, Student Government, Weight Training, Swimming Club, Video Game Club, Anime Club, Music Club,
Survey Summary & Data (2022-23)
Student Responses - 72% responded
Academic Rigor 
Academic Engagement 
Bully Prevention 
Mental Support 
Post-School Support 
Teacher Responses - 100% responded
Academic Rigor 
School Satisfaction 
Student Behavior 
Student Support 
School Leadership 
Instructional Clarity 
Instructional Development 
Post-School Support 
Family Responses - 26% responded
Teacher Support 
School Community 
School Leadership 
Post-School Support 

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

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Academic Summary & Data (2022-23)
Academic Proficiency
4-Year Grad. %
Avg. CC Regents Score
Avg. Non-CC Regents Score
College Aptitude
CCPC Index
Avg. SAT Math Score
Avg. SAT Read/Write Score
2-Year College 21.10%
4-Year College 41.00%
Unknown 37.90%

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Information on NYS Regents exams can be found here:

School Demographics (2022-23)
Student Population:
Male 62.70%
Female 37.30%
English Language Learners:
Students with IEPs:
Economic Need Index:
Student Ethnicity:
Asian 10.70%
Black 24.90%
Hispanic 57.60%
White 2.80%
Other 4.00%
Teacher Ethnicity:
Black 37.00%
Hispanic 25.90%
White 29.60%
Other 7.50%