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.
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.
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.
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.
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.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.
Clara Muhammad School of Masjid Khalifah 1174 Bedford Ave, Brooklyn, NY11216 Clara Muhammad School of Masjid is a coed Islamic affiliated school that serves students in grades pre-K through 8.…More Originally opened in 1934, the school aims to provide quality education in a disciplined, structured and progressive setting. Interested parents should call the school to schedule a tour.
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.
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.
Bethel Elementary School 457 Grand Ave, Brooklyn, NY11238 Bethel Elementary School is a religious school for children from kindergarten to 8th grade. It also runs a summer school…More and summer camp. Bethel Elementary has classes in subjects such as Bible study, mathematics, language, science, health, social studies, computer tech and creative arts.
P.S./I.S. 137--The Rachel Jean Mitchell School 121 Saratoga Ave, Brooklyn, NY11233 The Rachel Jean Mitchell School is an educational institution teaching children from kindergarten through the 8th grade.…More In addition to subjects like math, history and English, the school offers programs in dance, music, peer mediation and accelerated literacy. It also provides students with atheletic opportunity through the C.H.A.M.P.S. fitness program and Public School Athletic League.
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.
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.
The Co-Op School 40 Brevoort Pl, Brooklyn, NY11216 The Co-Op School is a nonprofit preschool and elementary school with two campus locations in the area. Originally…More founded by a small group of parents seeking affordable quality preschool, the program grew to include its first kindergarten class in 2011, with a new grade added each year until 5th grade to accommodate the school's advancing students. The Brevoort Place campus serves as the school's primary elementary location and is also home to two pre-k classrooms. The school's facilities include a wood shop, library, art and music rooms, a rec room and a rooftop garden.
The College of New Rochelle (School of New Resources) 1368 Fulton St, Brooklyn, NY11216 The College of New Rochelle was founded in 1904 in New Rochelle, N.Y. Its Brooklyn campus, The School of New Resources,…More opened in 1976 and is one of five branches designed to address the needs of adult learners. The School of New Resources is located on the second and third floors of Restoration Plaza. The school offers a bachelor's degree in liberal arts in areas such as communications, social sciences, psychology, foreign languages and religious studies.
Maimouna Keita Dance School 304 Quincy St, Brooklyn, NY11216 In an effort to increase national awareness of African culture, Maimouna Keita Dance School offers instruction in a…More variety of African and African Diaspora dance forms. The school's dance company performs regularly. The address provided is the administrative office; classes are held in Manhattan. Please call or visit the website for more information on classes and performances.
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.
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 The New York Daily News and ESPN.
BGHS offers free tutoring by professionals in their field, along with free workshops on financial and computer literacy for parents.
The Noel Pointer Foundation 247 Herkimer St, Brooklyn, NY11216 The Noel Pointer Foundation is a youth arts foundation that runs in-school music programming, serving children in 26 New…More York City public schools and reaching more than 800 students. The foundation also runs its own music school, focusing on string instruments. The Noel Pointer School of Music provides private and group lessons on string technique, music theory and ear training as well as running a summer intensive program and string ensemble courses. Additionally, the foundation provides local students with music scholarships.
Bedford Stuyvesant New Beginnings Charter School 82 Lewis Ave, Brooklyn, NY11206 This public elementary school opened in September of 2010 and serves kindergarten through the 5th grade. It supports the…More learning of each and every student with extended school days and times and a curriculum that includes community service along with the study of Latin, art, music, theater and physical education.
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.
P.S. 25 or The Eubie Blake School serves grades Pre-K to 5. The principal is Anita Coley. The school's academic…More record has struggled in past years, but the school's new principal is working to rebrand its image. In 2009 P.S. 25 applied for and won a grant to participate in the iZone Pilot Program. The iZone Program provides every single student with a personal computer in each classroom.
The school's principal says that, already, student attendance and classroom cooperation have improved significantly because of students' ability to work independently and in an engaging way.
As part of promoting a college culture, children in each grade level are assigned a group and a college, a mock enrollment they maintain throughout their time at the school.