M.S. 113 Ronald Edmonds Learning Center 300 Adelphi St, Brooklyn, NY11205 M.S. 113 is named after Ronald Edmonds, an influential African-American educator who spearheaded a series of major…More reforms in city schools in the 1970s. The public playground next to the school is also named for Edmonds, and is often teeming with middle school students in uniform. The school received a "C" grade from the city in the 2009-2010 year.
Community Partnership Charter School 241 Emerson Pl, Brooklyn, NY11205 Community Partnership Charter School is a neighborhood school open to all students who are eligible to enroll in New…More York City public schools. There are no financial or academic requirements for admission, and the school offers a rigorous academic program that helps students explore and develop their own special talents. The curriculum includes reading, writing, math, science, social studies, music, movement, physical education, technology, Spanish and art. Check the website for a schedule of events and details on admission and registration.
P.S. 287 50 Navy St, Brooklyn, NY11201 P.S. 287 is a small elementary school on the edge of the Brooklyn Navy Yard. In the 2009-2010 year, the school received…More an overall "B" grade from the city. The school shares a building with the controversial Khalil Gibran Academy. Some P.S. 287 parents initially objected to sharing the space when the plan was first announced in 2008, but there has been little public debate since.
Mark Morris Dance Center 3 Lafayette Ave, Brooklyn, NY11217 Part of the nascent "BAM Cultural District," the Mark Morris Dance Center is the high profile headquarters for the dance…More company and school. There are seven dance studios, as well as public spaces. Though Morris has largely retired from the stage, he remains an active and opinionated member of the Fort Greene arts scene.