Is 98 Bay Academy

Overview

Student Enrollment
1,445
Best Middle School in New York
#6
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades 6th grade to 9th grade
School District NEW YORK CITY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRICT #21
Type Public
 Phone (718)891-9005
 Location 1401 EMMONS AVE
BROOKLYN, NY 11235
Charter School No

Is 98 Bay Academy has an academic rating significantly above the average for New York middle schools based on its high test performance. It is ranked 6th in the best public middle schools in New York.

Data Citation: Unless otherwise noted, all information on this page is retrieved or calculated from data reported to the the U.S. Department of Education National Center for Education Statistics Common Core of Data and Civil Rights Data Collection for the 2014/2015 school year.

Racial Demographics

The Is 98 Bay Academy student body is mainly White with a sizeable Asian Pacific population and has high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White57.4%830
Black3.5%50
Hispanic9.4%136
Asian Pacific28.4%410
Native American Indian0.4%6
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races0.9%13

Family Income

vs. other New York middle schools
Lower 46.3%

47.1% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the New York middle school median of 44.9%. By this measure, IS 98 BAY ACADEMY students are largely middle income and rank 435th in New York for middle school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
6th Grade518
7th Grade477
8th Grade450
Total1,445

Completions

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
85%
Rank in New York
6th
Rating
10 out of 10

Students at Is 98 Bay Academy scored an average 85% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the New York State Education Department. Performance is significantly above the state middle school median of 33% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 1.6% of New York middle schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls90%84%
Boys90%76%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indian50% or more*50% or more*
Asian & Pacific Islander96%88%
Black60% to 69%*40% to 49%*
Hispanic70% to 74%*55% to 59%*
Multiracial50% or more*50% or more*
White91%81%
With Disabilites35% to 39%*25% to 29%*
Limited English40% to 59%*21% to 39%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

Location

Is 98 Bay Academy
1401 EMMONS AVE
BROOKLYN, NY
11235
(718)891-9005

10 out of 10 1

District

NEW YORK CITY GEOGRAPHIC DISTRICT #21
BROOKLYN, NY