Vodou Bar 95 Halsey St, Brooklyn, NY11216 Vodou Bar is a neighborhood lounge with sexy, Caribbean-inspired decor. Vodou features in-house DJs, contemporary…More American food and signature cocktails with intriguing names such as Spellbound, Hell's Fury and The Offering. You can also get small plates such as smoked salmon blinis, crawfish sliders and curried deviled eggs.
Founded in 2005, Middle School 534 teaches grades 6 - 8. It is a uniform school that occupies the 3rd floor of a…More building it shares with P.S. 25. The school's principal is Mr. Cooper.
The school emphasizes literature, language and technology. Each child is assigned a "house," a tradition of British and Caribbean origin. Each house is named for a famous author; the houses are "Alex Haley," "Maya Angelou," "John Steinbeck" and "George Orwell." The houses mix grade levels so the children can inspire and aspire. The students also participate in academic competitions, such as Spelling Bee's. The school has a boys and girls basketball team, a cheerleading squad and a robotics team.
"We want our students to feel that there is a support system for them, both emotionally and socially. We push an environment of competition and achievement," said Mr. Cooper, the school's principal.