Brooklyn Latin School, The (14K449)

223 Graham Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11206, Brooklyn
Phone: 718-366-0154
Hours: 08:20am - 02:39pm
School Website:
NYCDOE Website:
Quality Snapshot:
Subway: G to Broadway; L to Grand St
Bus: B24, B43, B46, B48, B60, Q54, Q59
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Modeled after the prestigious Boston Latin school and founded in 2006, The Brooklyn Latin School provides a liberal arts curriculum with an emphasis on the Classics and Latin language instruction. Early instruction emphasizes the acquisition of core knowledge of the key academic disciplines which students use as a foundation for deeper exploration in the upper grades. Widely regarded around the world as the most rigorous and comprehensive course of study at the high school level, the International Baccalaureate (IB) Programme is integral to our curriculum. In all classes, students experience a strong and consistent emphasis on analytical thinking, structured writing, and public speaking, preparing them for the challenges of college work.

Academic Highlights: International Baccalaureate (IB) World School

Other Features: 10th Grade Seats Available

School Features:

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

AP Courses, Languages & Sports
AP Courses
Algebra II (Advanced Math), Chemistry (Advanced Science), Comp Sci/Math Tech (International Baccalaureate), IB Biology HL, IB Biology SL, IB Chemistry HL, IB Economics HL, IB English HL, IB English SL, IB Government HL, IB Greek HL, IB Greek SL, IB History HL, IB Latin HL, IB Latin SL, IB Mathematics Applications and Interpretation HL, IB Mathematics Applications and Interpretation SL, IB Spanish HL, IB Spanish SL, IB Theater HL, IB Theater SL, IB Theory of Knowledge, IB Visual Arts HL, IB Visual Arts SL, IB World Religions SL, Other (International Baccalaureate), Physics (Advanced Science), World Languages (Advanced World Languages)
Languages Offered
Latin, Spanish
Brooklyn Latin School(K00S)

Admission to this Specialized High School is based solely on the score obtained on the Specialized High Schools Admissions Test (SHSAT). Students should speak to their school counselors in the Fall to register for the SHSAT.

Offers are made based on Specialized High Schools Admissions Test (SHSAT) score.
  • (Group 1) Open to New York City residents who take the Specialized High Schools Admissions Test (SHSAT)
Student & Admissions Statistics
School Year
Total Students Across All Grades
    Grade 12 Students
    Grade 11 Students
    Grade 10 Students
    Grade 9 Students
Graduation %
College %
Brooklyn Latin School (K00S)
Applicants / Seats:

17,529 / 215 (81.53)
Survey Summary & Data (2022-23)
Student Responses - 70% responded
Academic Rigor 
Academic Engagement 
Bully Prevention 
Mental Support 
Post-School Support 
Teacher Responses - 77% responded
Academic Rigor 
School Satisfaction 
Student Behavior 
Student Support 
School Leadership 
Instructional Clarity 
Instructional Development 
Post-School Support 
Family Responses - 30% 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 1.80%
4-Year College 83.70%
Unknown 14.50%

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School Demographics (2022-23)
Student Population:
Male 55.90%
Female 44.10%
English Language Learners:
Students with IEPs:
Economic Need Index:
Student Ethnicity:
Asian 47.90%
Black 12.90%
Hispanic 10.30%
White 18.90%
Other 10.00%
Teacher Ethnicity:
Asian 21.70%
Hispanic 15.20%
White 58.70%
Other 4.40%