Cypress Hills Collegiate Preparatory School (19K659)

999 Jamaica Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11208, Brooklyn
Phone: 718-647-1672
Hours: 8:00am - 2:20pm
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Subway: J, Z to Elderts Lane-75th St
Bus: B13, Q56
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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
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
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
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.

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
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.

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 %
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 
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 - 39% 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 26.20%
4-Year College 35.70%
Unknown 38.10%

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School Demographics (2022-23)
Student Population:
Male 51.00%
Female 49.00%
English Language Learners:
Students with IEPs:
Economic Need Index:
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%