Cypress Hills Collegiate Preparatory School (19K659)

999 Jamaica Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11208, Brooklyn
Phone: 718-647-1672
Email: jbierd@schools.nyc.gov
Hours: 8:00am - 2:20pm
School Website: https://chcpschool.org
NYCDOE Website: https://www.myschools.nyc/en/schools/high-school/43603
Quality Snapshot: https://tools.nycenet.edu/snapshot/2022/19K659/HS/
Subway: J, Z to Elderts Lane-75th St
Bus: B13, Q56
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About

Cypress Hills Collegiate Preparatory School (CHCP) is a community school where students are known as individuals and receive a rigorous education based on high-expectations, inquiry, and reflection. CHCP offers the Diploma Programme as an accredited International Baccalaureate (IB) World School. College readiness begins in ninth grade summer bridge and continues with a well-structured academically rigorous curriculum that incorporates individual college counseling. Student voice and leadership is empowered through Advisory, which is aligned to the school's core values, social-emotional learning and restorative practices. Students graduate college-ready with experience in Pre-AP and many college level courses.

Academic Highlights: National Education Equity Lab to provide College-in-High School courses from Stanford University, University of Pennsylvania and University of Pittsburg., AP Courses Available, Vaughn College: Unmanned Aerial System (UAS) operator and earn 11 Vaughn College credits, IB Diploma Program

Other Features: 10th Grade Seats Available, College Trips, Community School, Dress Code, 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 2 SWD Applicants Per Seat, Saturday Programs, Student Parent Orientation, Summer Bridge, Summer Internships, Summer Orientation, Summer Session

School Features:

  • School whose primary location is co-located with another school

AP Courses, Languages & Sports
AP Courses
Algebra II (Advanced Math), AP Computer Science Principles, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Environmental Science, AP Human Geography, AP Psychology, AP Spanish Language and Culture, AP Statistics, AP World History: Modern, Chemistry (Advanced Science), Comp Sci/Math Tech (College Course [Credited]), ELA (College Course [Credited]), IB Chemistry HL, IB English HL, IB Film HL, IB History HL, IB Mathematics Applications and Interpretation HL, IB Mathematics HL, IB Spanish HL, IB Theory of Knowledge, Math (College Course [Credited]), Math (College Course [Uncredited]), Other (College Course [Uncredited]), Other (International Baccalaureate), World Languages (Advanced World Languages)
Languages Offered
Spanish
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
Activities
AfterSchool Tutoring, Art, College Youth Leaders, 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, Peer Mediators, SAT Prep, Student Government, Weight Training, Swimming Club, Video Game Club, DIY Club, Anime Club, Photography Club, Music Club, Drama Club, Cultural Connections Club
Programs
Cypress Hills Collegiate Preparatory High School(L56A)
Humanities & Interdisciplinary

A four-year intensive college readiness program teaching personal wellness, problem-solving, and inquiry while engaging in rigorous courses for college success.

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
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme(L56B)
Project-Based Learning, Science & Math

CHCP is an authorized International Baccalaureate World School offering the Diploma Programme to a group of highly motivated students that are interested in excelling in college preparatory courses. Students will have the opportunity to attain the IB Diploma, which is internationally recognized at higher institutions.

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
408
391
    Grade 12 Students
103
79
    Grade 11 Students
100
102
    Grade 10 Students
105
106
    Grade 9 Students
100
104
Graduation %
95
91
College %
41
66
Cypress Hills Collegiate Preparatory High School (L56A)
GE Applicants / Seats:
SWD Applicants / Seats:

75 / 60 (1.25)
20 / 14 (1.43)
Offers - Waitlist
International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (L56B)
GE Applicants / Seats:
SWD Applicants / Seats:

16 / 20 (0.80)
8 / 5 (1.60)
Offers - Waitlist
Survey Summary & Data (2022-23)
Student Responses - 95% responded
Academic Rigor 
  75.00%
Academic Engagement 
  63.08%
Safety 
  75.78%
Bully Prevention 
  71.50%
Inclusivity 
  87.70%
Mental Support 
  73.20%
Environment 
  71.64%
Post-School Support 
  82.11%
Teacher Responses - 100% responded
Academic Rigor 
  82.00%
School Satisfaction 
  72.67%
Student Behavior 
  58.78%
Student Support 
  84.33%
School Leadership 
  87.60%
Instructional Clarity 
  80.80%
Instructional Development 
  79.00%
Post-School Support 
  92.88%
Family Responses - 39% responded
Education 
  94.75%
Teacher Support 
  90.83%
Safety 
  96.67%
School Community 
  87.89%
School Leadership 
  96.09%
Post-School Support 
  93.00%

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. %
  98.90%
Avg. CC Regents Score
  53
Avg. Non-CC Regents Score
  51
College Aptitude
CCPC Index
  48.90%
Avg. SAT Math Score
  419
Avg. SAT Read/Write Score
  424
Postsecondary
2-Year College 26.20%
4-Year College 35.70%
Unknown 38.10%

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 51.00%
Female 49.00%
English Language Learners:
  21.30%
Students with IEPs:
  18.90%
Economic Need Index:
  84.30%
Student Ethnicity:
Asian 6.90%
Black 12.50%
Hispanic 77.00%
White 1.20%
Other 2.40%
Teacher Ethnicity:
Black 20.70%
Hispanic 20.70%
White 37.90%
Other 20.70%
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