International High School at Lafayette (21K337)

2630 Benson Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11214, Brooklyn
Phone: 718-333-7860
Email: abnyamin@inths.org
Hours: 9:20am - 3:51pm
School Website: http://www.inths.org/
NYCDOE Website: https://www.myschools.nyc/en/schools/high-school/46695
Quality Snapshot: https://tools.nycenet.edu/snapshot/2022/21K337/HS/
Subway: D to Bay 50th St; N to 86th St
Bus: B1, B3, B4, B6, B64, B82, B82-SBS, X28, X38
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About

The International High School at Lafayette welcomes students who are recently arrived to the United States and learning English. We provide a supportive environment, incorporating language development into all classes, engaging students in projects, and preparing students for college and career. Our students have multiple opportunities to earn college credit, participate in different sports, join extra-curricular activities, and engage in the community through internship, service learning, arts, and more. Students complete and present a series of portfolio projects as part of the graduation requirements, and all students have an individual mentor that helps guide them through the college and scholarship application process.

Academic Highlights: Mentors, Performance-Based Assessment Tasks (PBATs), Internships Available, FutureReadyNYC: Technology (Software Developer), Advanced Courses Offered, CUNY College Now

Other Features: 10th Grade Seats Available, College Trips, FutureReadyNYC School, Internships Available, Orientation, Program(s) with 1 GE Applicant Per Seat, Saturday Programs, Summer Bridge, Summer Orientation, Summer Session

School Features:

  • Performance Assessment School, which base graduation requirements on the successful completion of performance assessments in major subject areas in lieu of one or more Regents exams
  • Offers 10th Grade Seats
  • School whose primary location is co-located with another school
  • School for New Arrivals, which serve students who are new to the country

AP Courses, Languages & Sports
AP Courses
Algebra II (Advanced Math), Chemistry (Advanced Science), ELA (College Course [Credited]), Other (College Course [Credited]), Science (College Course [Credited]), Social Studies (College Course [Credited]), World Languages (College Course [Uncredited])
Boys PSAL Sports
Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Football, Handball, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Table Tennis, Tennis, Volleyball, Wrestling
Girls PSAL Sports
Badminton, Basketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Flag Football, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Softball, Table Tennis, Volleyball
Co-ed PSAL Sports
Cricket
Other Sports
Badminton, Boxing, Fitness Club, Soccer, Table Tennis, Wrestling, Football, Tennis,Volleyball, Cricket , Basketball .
Activities
Student government, Computer Clubs, AP Classes, Computer Science, Safe Space (GSA), Arabic Boys Club, Book Club, Dream Team, Field Trips, Internships, Workbased learning ( Photography, Stem, peer tutors, peace leaders ), Summer Youth Employment Program, Extracurriculars ( SEO, ACE, Minds Matter, girls write now, DICE , Bottom line, Librarians of tomorrow, Pratt scholars and other )
Programs
International High School at Lafayette(K38R)
Project-Based Learning

Method:
Requirement:
Students are ranked by the school based on English proficiency and/or home language. Offers are made in priority group and rank order. See program details for more information
Priority:
  • (Group 1) Open to New York City residents - see eligibility
Student & Admissions Statistics
School Year
2022-23
2021-22
Total Students Across All Grades
356
349
    Grade 12 Students
87
97
    Grade 11 Students
68
79
    Grade 10 Students
69
56
    Grade 9 Students
132
117
Graduation %
73
72
College %
53
51
International High School at Lafayette (K38R)
GE Applicants / Seats:
SWD Applicants / Seats:

86 / 73 (1.18)
7 / 17 (0.41)
Offers - Waitlist
Survey Summary & Data (2022-23)
Student Responses - 60% responded
Academic Rigor 
  79.00%
Academic Engagement 
  76.50%
Safety 
  86.67%
Bully Prevention 
  82.38%
Inclusivity 
  92.00%
Mental Support 
  81.40%
Environment 
  81.73%
Post-School Support 
  88.78%
Teacher Responses - 83% responded
Academic Rigor 
  74.00%
School Satisfaction 
  89.00%
Student Behavior 
  59.44%
Student Support 
  88.93%
School Leadership 
  84.47%
Instructional Clarity 
  81.20%
Instructional Development 
  84.12%
Post-School Support 
  92.38%
Family Responses - 38% responded
Education 
  93.20%
Teacher Support 
  91.17%
Safety 
  98.00%
School Community 
  89.11%
School Leadership 
  97.45%
Post-School Support 
  95.50%

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. %
  77.90%
Avg. CC Regents Score
  27
College Aptitude
CCPC Index
  48.70%
Avg. SAT Math Score
  406
Avg. SAT Read/Write Score
  390
Postsecondary
2-Year College 14.10%
4-Year College 41.20%
Unknown 44.70%

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 58.70%
Female 41.30%
English Language Learners:
  92.10%
Students with IEPs:
  1.40%
Economic Need Index:
  0.00%
Student Ethnicity:
Asian 13.50%
Black 3.90%
Hispanic 56.50%
White 24.70%
Other 1.40%
Teacher Ethnicity:
Asian 39.10%
White 52.20%
Other 8.70%
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