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.
Achievement First Endeavor Middle School 510 Waverly Ave, Brooklyn, NY11238 Achievement First Endeavor Middle School is an educational institution that serves students in grades 5 through 8 in the…More Brooklyn area. The school was recently ranked 4th best out of all K-8 schools in New York City, and places "Character Building" in a position of chief importance with regard to its curriculum. Students take part in activities which place them outside of their comfort zones in order to promote personal growth, such as school camping trips.
P.S. 20 Clinton Hill 225 Adelphi St, Brooklyn, NY11205 P.S. 20 is an elementary school that received an "A" grade from the city in 2009-2010. That year, 542 students…More were enrolled at the school. The school's student body reflects the diverse neighborhood.
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.
P.S. 67 51 St Edwards St, Brooklyn, NY11205 The P.S. 67 school building also houses P.S. 269 and the Community Roots Charter School. In 2009, PS 67 was found to be…More underperforming on state exams when compared with other schools in the area. According to reports, less than half of the students who took the tests tested at or above their grade level. The school received in 2009-2010 a "C" grade from the city, though those grades have since come under increasing scrutiny and criticism.
Partnership With Children 100 Clermont Ave, Brooklyn, NY11205 Partnership With Children is a community-based organization that is dedicated to the mental and emotional well-being of…More New York City's population of at-risk children and youth. In this school-based program, full-time social workers are on hand to provide counseling and emotional support to children and their families in order to prevent the potentialities of substance abuse and incarceration. The program has also garnered accolades for its work in raising awareness about the bullying epidemic facing city schools.