About This School
Vocational schools are public schools that offer instruction in skilled trades such as mechanics, carpentry, plumbing, and construction in order to provide practical experience and job training. Vocational schools are usually at the secondary, or high school, level.
Brooklyn Technical High School made AYP in 2011. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of New York in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Brooklyn Technical High School's test results to learn more about school performance.
In 2011, Brooklyn Technical High School had 23 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The New York average is 13 students per full-time equivalent teacher. Learn more about Brooklyn Technical High School's students and teachers. more
High Schools Nearby
|School Name distance||TestRating||Community Rating|
|Metropolitan Corporate Academy 0.2 miles|
|PS 369 Coy L Cox School 0.4 miles||n/a|
|Brooklyn High School of the Arts 0.4 miles|
|Bishop Loughlin Memorial High School 0.4 miles||n/a|
|St Joseph High School 0.5 miles||n/a|
Harder than college as it went though 4 years of engine lathes, 4 years of mechanical drawing, foundry, pattern making, in a college prep course as well as 4 years of math.
At 13 it was a significant challenge sometimes a nightmare, but I'll always remember as a really unique experience.
Two paths in the woods - what would it have been like at my local high school?
Enrollment (2011)Total: 5141
Student Economic Level (2011)In 2011, Brooklyn Technical High School had 63% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. New York had 48% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
Student Ethnicity (2011)
In 2011, Brooklyn Technical High School had 23 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The New York average is 13 students per full-time equivalent teacher.Compare to other schools in New York City Geographic District #13
About the NYSRE
What is it?
The New York State Regents Examinations are a series of subject specific tests that measure a student's level of proficiency in each of the subject areas tested.
Which Grades and Subjects?
High school students must pass at least five tests in the following subjects: English language arts, math, global history and geography, US history and government, living environment, chemistry, earth science, physics and foreign language.
How is it Scored?
Every New York high school student must pass (score a 65 or above) at least five Regents examinations to receive a high school diploma. The goal is for all students to pass the tests.