Williamsburg Charter High School

Grades 9-12

Location

198 Varet Street
Brooklyn NY 11206
Williamsburg (District 14)

Contact

Phone
718-782-9830
Principal
Kathleen Gaffney

About the students

Enrollment
968
Asian
0.4%
Black
28.6%
Hispanic
68.2%
White
1.2%
Other
1.6%
Free or reduced priced lunch
78%
Students with disabilities
14%
English language learners
6%
Male
44%

About the school

Shared campus?
No
This school is in its own building.
Metal detectors?
No
Citywide Average Key
This school is Better Near Worse than the citywide average

Attendance

Average daily attendance
90%
85% Citywide Average
How many students are chronically absent?
25%
42% Citywide Average

Is this school safe?

How many teachers say order and discipline are maintained at this school?
84%
76% Citywide Average
How many students think bullying happens most or all of the time at this school?
23%
18% Citywide Average
How many students say they feel safe in the hallways, bathrooms and locker rooms?
88%
84% Citywide Average
How many students say most students treat each other with respect?
60%
56% Citywide Average

About the leadership

How many teachers say the principal is an effective manager?
86%
77% Citywide Average
How many teachers say the principal has a clear vision for this school?
85%
83% Citywide Average
How many teachers trust the principal?
93%
78% Citywide Average

About the teachers

How many teachers say they would recommend this school to other families?
89%
79% Citywide Average
How many teachers think the staff collaborate to make this school run effectively?
96%
84% Citywide Average
Citywide Average Key
This school is Better Near Worse than the citywide average

Engaging curriculum?

How many students say this school offers enough programs, classes and activities to keep them interested?
82%
71% Citywide Average
How many students say they are challenged in most or all of their classes?
60%
49% Citywide Average
How many students say the programs, classes and activities here encourage them to develop talent outside academics?
79%
70% Citywide Average
Citywide Average Key
This school is Better Near Worse than the citywide average

How many graduate?

How many students graduate in 4 years?
84%
77% Citywide Average

Are students prepared for college?

How many students graduate with test scores high enough to enroll at CUNY without remedial help?
9%
32% Citywide Average
How many students take a college-level course or earn a professional certificate?
20%
41% Citywide Average
How many graduate and enter college within 18 months?
68%
63% Citywide Average
Citywide Average Key
This school is Better Near Worse than the citywide average

How does this school serve English Language Learners?

How many English language learners graduate in 4 years?
77%
65% Citywide Average

How does this school serve students with disabilities?

How many students say that students with disabilities are included in all activities?
69%
64% Citywide Average
How many parents of students with disabilities say this school offers enough activities and services for their children's needs?
89%
87% Citywide Average
How many parents of students with disabilities say this school works to achive the goals of their students' IEPs?
88%
90% Citywide Average
How many parents of students with disabilities say they are satisfied with the IEP development process at this school?
93%
89% Citywide Average
How many special ed students graduate in 4 years?
77%
60% Citywide Average
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