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B-
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    C
  2. Diversity
    A
  3. Teachers
    B+
  4. College Prep
    C+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    B-
  6. Health & Safety
    A-
  7. Administration
    B+
  8. Sports
    B-
  9. Food
    B
  10. Resources & Facilities
    B
International High School at Lafayette is a public school located in Brooklyn, NY. It has 361 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 15 to 1. According to state test scores, 85% of students are at least proficient in math and 75% in reading.
Address
2630 Benson Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11214
Telephone
(718) 333-7860

International High School at Lafayette Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
75%
Percent Proficient - Math
85%
Average Graduation Rate
77%
Average SAT
970
31 responses
Average ACT
AP Enrollment
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Living in the Area
A-
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Crime & Safety
    NG
  2. Diversity
    A+
  3. Cost of Living
    C-
  4. Good for Families
    B+
Area Feel
Urban
Median Household Income
$50,640
National
$55,322
Median Rent
$1,262
National
$949
Median Home Value
$590,500
National
$184,700

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
A-
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
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  • Talent show
    33%
  • Cultural day
    22%
  • National Food Day
    22%
  • School Dances
    11%
  • Spirit Week
    11%

Students

Diversity
A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
361
Free or Reduced Lunch
90%
60%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive.5 responses
80%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy.5 responses
60%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic.5 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
15:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$79,654
Teachers in First/Second Year
8.7%
83%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons.6 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students.6 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom.6 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
B-
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Low
Expenses Per Student
National
$12,239
67%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in.6 responses
50%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need.6 responses
50%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations.6 responses
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International High School at Lafayette Reviews

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It's a very good school because you get to experience things with different perspectives. There is a lot of diversity and that is one of the major thing that represent this school. Everyone speaks a different language and that is great because you can get to know others people from other countries. We get an internship in the 11th grade and we have an iMentor program, which is great because you can talk with adults and get their experience they got in college and with that they can help you find the best fit for you. One of my best experiences at this school is that I got to make friends, explore my options and learn. One thing that teachers always teach us is to respect one another because we all struggled, for example my struggle was the language but with the help of my teachers I got ahead.
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I like how assorted my school is there is understudies from numerous countries. I might want to see some american children students in this school. I have great experience on this school which I nearly been going to for a while so I have picked up my English a considerable measure better since I begin heading off to this school. This school is better than average for who originated from other countries and there age adequate to go secondary school yet old for middle school I prefer them to go this school. Because this school is good for language learners.
IHSL is a fun place to go to school. I get to learn something new everyday and the environment is healthy and fun, yet educative. When we have feast day, people bring food from their own country and dress up traditionally--it's amazing!