Clara Muhammad School of Masjid Khalifah 120 Madison St, Brooklyn, NY11216 Named for the Honorable Elijah Muhammad, this is a mosque and a school primarily for the African-American Muslim…More community. The school serves students from pre-school through eighth grade.
Brooklyn High School for Leadership and Community Service (13K616) is a transfer high school, a high school for…More students who-- because of behavioral, emotional or other reasons-- have been removed from their original high school. The school's principal is Georgia Kouriampalis.</p>
<p>Brooklyn Leadership allows looping by teachers and support staff: By spending three years together, teachers and students become a tightly knit family, within the larger school community. The school tries to cultivate each student's creative side as an expressive outlet, offering fine arts drama and video production, along with a debate team and school newspaper.</p>
<p>The school is housed on the second floor of a campus it shares with three other schools: P379 Special Education Middle School in the basement, Kappa Seven Preparatory Middle School on the first floor, and Brooklyn Community Arts High School on the third floor.</p>
Brooklyn University High School for Law (BKULAW), formerly Acorn High School For Social Justice, is a public school…More that serves grades nine to 12. The school's principal is Michael Prayor. BKULAW provides a rigorous college preparatory academic program.</p>
<p>Inside the school, students have a choice between three institutes for learning: Legal studies, science and technology and AVID-based curriculum (Advancement via Individual Determination). The school offers advance placement courses and an opportunity to obtain an associate's degree while enrolled in high school.</p>
Shaar Hatalmud 664 Myrtle Ave, Brooklyn, NY11205 Shaar Hatalmud is a synagogue and religious school which was established in 1993 in a predominantly Hasidic area of…More Bedford-Stuyvesant in Brooklyn. The school, which is also referred to as the Yeshiva Shaar Hatalmud, provides educational services to students from kindergarten through the 12th grade.
Mosdos Krula is a private, religious Jewish school located in the Hasidic area of Bedford-Stuyvesant. Mosdos Krula…More serves children grades K-12. Mosdos Krula is open for instruction seven days a week (180 days a year).</p>
<p>Mosdos Krula has an enrolment of 200 students, the student-to-teacher ration is 1 to 18 and the college enrollment rate is 98 percent.</p>
Excellence Boys Charter School 225 Patchen Ave, Brooklyn, NY11233 Excellence Boys Charter School is an elementary school that focuses on college attendance. Serving students from…More kindergarten through eighth grade, it is a free public charter school and part of the Uncommon Schools Network. The all-male school, founded in 2004, has an enrollment of 360 as of 2010. The rigorous curriculum stresses reading, writing and math skills. It is housed in a state-of-the-art structure, has homerooms named after colleges and offers such electives as art, fitness and music. Activities include tae kwon do, Shakespearean theater and sports.
Bedford Stuyvesant Collegiate Charter School 800 Gates Ave, Brooklyn, NY11221 Bedford Stuyvesant Collegiate Charter School is a free public school offering middle school education from grades 5th…More through 8th. This institution focuses on literacy and provides course instruction in writing, history, math, science and guided reading. After school tutoring is available, in addition to Saturday School for struggling students. There is a computer network for communication, research and assignments.
Kappa Seven Prepatory Academy 300 Willoughby Ave, Brooklyn, NY11205 Kappa Seven Preparatory Academy is a middle school housed on the first floor of a campus it shares with three other…More schools: Brooklyn Leadership High School on the second floor, Brooklyn Community Arts and Media High School on the third floor and P369 Special Education Middle School in the basement. The principal of Kappa Seven Prepatory Academy is Beatrice Thompson.
Boys and Girls High School (BGHS) is a public high school in Brooklyn, serving students in grades 9 through 12. The…More principal is Bernard Gassaway.</p>
<p>With an enrollment of 2,225 students, Boys and Girls High School is one of the largest high schools in Brooklyn and is the largest high school in Bedford Stuyvesant. BGHS is a well-known and beloved school in the community, referring to itself as "The Pride and Joy of Bed-Stuy." It is known for its active PTA, more than 30 student organizations and numerous sports teams. The school's sprawling track and football field and winning basketball and football teams have earned it national publicity, attracting regular coverage by <em>The New York Daily News</em> and ESPN.</p>
<p>BGHS offers free tutoring by professionals in their field, along with free workshops on financial and computer literacy for parents. </p>
P369K is a consortium of special education schools that serves grades kindergarten through 12. P369K has nine…More campuses across Brooklyn, all of which consist of self-contained and inclusion classes. The P369K site at M.S. 177 serves about 50 emotionally disturbed and behavior disorder students, grades 6 to 8.</p>
<p>P369K is housed in the basement level of a campus it shares with three other schools: Kappa Seven Preparatory Middle School on the first floor, Brooklyn High School for Leadership and Community Service on the second floor and Brooklyn Community Arts and Media High School on the third floor.</p>
P.S. 305 (Dr. Peter Ray School) 344 Monroe St, Brooklyn, NY11216 P.S. 305 is a public school that serves preschoolers through fifth-graders. Student enrollment is 351. The students wear…More uniforms. In 2001, the school was on the SURR list (school under registration review). But since the hiring of new administration and staff in 2002, the school has slowly improved. Many of the school's students come from the area's surrounding projects and homeless shelters. Although there is a dedicated staff committed to reviving the school, it still lacks many academic resources. The school shares its campus with M.S. 301, a high-performing middle school.
Brooklyn Community Arts and Media High School (13K412) 300 Willoughby Ave, Brooklyn, NY11205 Brooklyn Community Arts and Media High School (13K412), known as "BCAM," focuses on media arts and technology. The…More school has a student-run television channel called BCAMTV and a boys and girls basketball team. BCAM also partners with a number of local community arts and civic organizations, such as the Bedford-Stuyvesant YMCA, Black Public Media, Pratt Institute of Art, Reel Works and John Jay University. The school is housed on the third floor of a building with three other schools. The principal is James O'Brian and the parent coordinator is Monique Mayard.
Freebrook Academy 375 Stuyvesant Ave, Brooklyn, NY11233 Freebrook Academy is a school offering education for students in kindergarten through 12th grade. The curriculum here…More for children in the lower school, kindergarten through grade 6, features open class time, investigations, Spanish class, math, literacy and hand on projects. The upper school curriculum, grades 7-12, features thesis writing, the Quint System, leadership skill building, college planning and personalized studies. Applications for enrollment are available to download online.
The Brooklyn Academy of Global Finance 125 Stuyvesant Ave, Brooklyn, NY11221 The Brooklyn Academy of Global Finance is a public high school that opened in September 2009. Serving students in grades…More 9 through 12, the school has an academic focus towards college preparation and global competitiveness. It has partnerships with JP Morgan Chase, The New York City Academy of Finance Advisory Board and the office of Marty Markowitz, Brooklyn's Borough President. Paid summer internships for juniors and seniors, tuition-free college courses and an opportunity to learn Chinese are all available through the Brooklyn Academy of Global Finance. The facility shares a campus with two middle schools: M.S. 57, The Ron Brown Academy and M.S. 385, The School of Business, Finance and Entrepreneurship.
Community Partnership Charter School 114 Kosciuszko St, Brooklyn, NY11216 Community Partnership Charter School (CPCS) was founded in 2000 by a group of parents from Fort Greene who wanted to…More replicate the success of the Beginning With Children Charter School in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. The school originally started as a K-5 school, located at 241 Emerson Place in Brooklyn, in P.S. 270. It has since grown to include a middle school (grades 6-8), located at this address in Brooklyn on the third floor of a building it shares with P.S. 256. The mission of CPCS is to prepare its students for academically rigorous high schools. Its core values are REACH: Respect, Excellence, Attentiveness, Critical thinking and Heart.
Founded in 2003, Brooklyn Excelsior Charter School is a private alternative school serving children grades K - 8. The…More school's principal is Dr. Thomas G. DeMarco. The school prides itself on its rigorous curriculum and high academic standards and strives to prepare its students for higher education.</p>
<p>Brooklyn Excelsior is a part of the National Heritage Academies and is chartered by the State University of New York (SUNY). Brooklyn Excelsior offers special education classes, enforces a strict dress code and encourages strong parental involvment. The school does not screen or test its students as a requirement for enrollment.</p>
M.S. 6827, also known as the Bedford Stuyvesant Collegiate Charter School (BSC), is a public charter school, a part…More of the "Uncommon Schools" collegiate charter schools network. BSC shares the building with one middle school-- M.S. 267-- on the first and second floors and another charter school-- La Cima-- on the third floor.</p>
<p>BSC opened in 2008 to 140 5th graders. Today, the school has 221 5th, 6th and 7th graders. The school will continue to add a grade until it is fully enrolled as a middle school and high school, serving grades 5 -1 2.</p>
<p>The mission of Bedford Stuyvesant Collegiate Charter School is to prepare each student for college. Parents are required to sign a "Family Accountability Contract," outlining their parental responsibilities to their child's education at the school.</p>
In 2009, Bedford Academy was ranked among the the best U.S. high schools (bronze medal) by U.S. News and World…More Report.</i> The school's principal is Adofo Muhammad; total enrollment is 325 students. The school offers a competitive academic environment and selects students through a combined academic review and interview process.</p>
<p>Bedford Academy offers coursework in pre-engineering, robotics, global history and advanced placement (AP) studies. The school also has a Saturday academy for students looking to improve or advance. Extracurricular activities include a debate team, a school newspaper, track, basketball and volleyball.</p>
<p>Bedford reported a 98% graduation and college enrollment rate. Admissions priorities go first to District 13 students, then to Brooklyn residents, then New York City residents.</p>
Satellite East is a public middle school, serving grades 6 through 8. The school's principal is Kim McPherson. The…More school was founded in 2002, and has a total enrollment of 255 students.</p>
<p>Satellite East is known to be a high performing school with a rigorous curriculum. It is a uniform school. The school's parent coordinator is James Reaves. Satellite East shares its campus with P.S. 305, the Dr. Peter Ray School, which is located on the first and second floors. Satellite East is on the third floor.</p>
M.S. 57 is a public middle school serving students in grades 6-8. The school's principal is Celeste Douglas.
<p>The school recently was removed as a School Under Registration Review (S.U.R.R.) in February 2009. Since that time, a dedicated administration and staff of teachers has made steady progress in improving its students' state test scores. The school offers mentoring programs and a wide variety of extended day enrichment courses and after-school activities.</p>
<p>M.S. 57 is located on the second floor of a building it shares with M.S. 385 (The School of Business, Finance and Entrepreneurship) and the Academy of Global Finance, a high school.</p>
PS 81 Elementary School 990 Dekalb Ave, Brooklyn, NY11221 P.S. 81, also known as the Thaddeus Stevens School, serves grades pre-K to 5. Cheryl Ault-Barker has served as the…More school's principal since 2003. Two of the school's teachers started a program called Young, Elegant Sisters of Substance (YESS). The program's volunteers focus on self-esteem and good decision-making for girls at the schools, as they head into junior high. P.S. 81 is a part of the Children's First Network. The school has an enrollment of about 460 students total, with a 13-to-1 student-to-teacher ratio. The PTA is very active.
M.S. 385 (The School of Business, Finance & Entrepreneurship) is a public middle school serving children in…More grades 6 to 8. The school's principal is Glyn Marryshow. M.S. 385 has a student enrollment of 229. Citydata.com, a website that ranks schools nationally, based off of statewide test scores gave M.S. 385 a "13" in 2006, with "0" being worst and "100" being the best.</p>
<p>M.S. 385 is located on the third floor of a building it shares with M.S. 57, which is located on the the second floor and the Academy of Global Finance, a high school on the first floor.</p>
The Academy of Business and Community Development (ABCD) is an all-boys college preparatory school serving students…More grades 6 - 12. The school's principal is Simone McIntosh.</p>
<p>The academic focus of ABCD is business, economics and community service. The school's mentorship program partners with Medgar Evers College's School of Business, and students learn community service through a Youth Service Club, in a partnership with New York Cares. ABCD shares the first floor of its campus with Leadership Prep, a charter school for grades K - 5.</p>
<p>ABCD offers basketball, swimming, track, a chess club, a writing society and an entrepreneurship group. The building's basement houses a citywide student suspension site from 9am - 5pm.</p>