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Public, Private Schools, & Special Education Guide in Brooklyn

Public, Private Schools, & Special Education Guide in Brooklyn

Set your child up for a lifetime of learning at one of these Brooklyn schools.



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Academic Enrichment & Educational Services


BROOKLYN COLLEGE PREPARATORY CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
234 Roosevelt Hall, 2900 Bedford Ave.,
718-951-4111

For more than 40 years, The Preparatory Center for the Performing Arts at Brooklyn College has offered private and group classes in music, theater, and dance for children and teens of all levels. Prep Center's Teen Division includes live-action film-making and beat-making classes, focusing on the newest technologies in film and composition!


FASTRACKIDS
Williamsburg, Sheepshead Bay, Bay Ridge/Dyker, Park Slope,
347-983-2229

FasTracKids offers world-class educational enrichment programs for children ages 2-14, which are designed to help children accelerate their education, utilizing the latest in research driven, brain-based learning. Our centers offer a variety of programs ranging from preschool, to gifted and talented test prep, to math and English enrichment.


GOOROO
646-791-3081
Email support@gooroo.com

Gooroo offers in-person tutoring in your neighborhood! Our tutoring membership matches students to tutors based on their unique learning needs. Members have access to experts in more than 300 subjects. Gooroo provides continuous feedback, progress reports, and a designated Personal Learning Consultant to guide students through their learning journey.


HUNTINGTON LEARNING CENTER
808 Union St., Park Slope
718-230-4600
514 86th St.
Brooklyn, NY 11209
718-491-0900

Huntington is the premier tutoring and test prep provider for students kindergarten to 12th grades, including SAT/ACT and state tests. The company prides itself on personalized attention and proven results. Founded in 1977, Huntington's mission is to give every student the best education possible. Learn more about our mission at huntingtonhelps.com.


MUSIC TOGETHER BROOKLYN
BayRidge, Bensonhurst, Sheepshead Bay, Midwood, Marine Park
718- 499-2866
musictogetherbr.com

Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill Greenpoint
trebletimemusic.com/music-together
917-525-7890

Music Together is a nationwide educational program founded on the belief that all children are musical, and that music is a perfect way for children to learn and grow. We sing, dance, and play instruments in a fun, informal, supportive atmosphere. Limited to 12 children with caregiver. Now enrolling for summer.

Educational Services


PJ LIBRARY – FREE JEWISH CHILDREN’S BOOKS
67 Hunt St., suite 100, Agawam
413-276-0800
Email pjlibrary@hgf.org

PJ Library is a free program for families raising Jewish kids ages 6 months to 12 years old, offering books that capture children's imaginations with fun characters, compelling stories, and vibrant illustrations. We send your child an age-appropriate, expertly curated Jewish children's book every month. Sign up at pjlibrary.org/metro.

Parochial & Religious Schools


A. FANTIS PAROCHIAL SCHOOL
195 State St., Brooklyn Heights
718-624-0501

A. Fantis graduates enter their high schools of choice fluent in Greek and educated in the Socratic Method with strong faith as foundation. The A. Fantis School is a small, private, and inclusive Greek Orthodox school in Brooklyn Heights for preschool to eighth grade. Visit us during our fall open houses.


CATHOLIC SCHOOLS - BROOKLYN AND QUEENS
718-965-7300

Students attending Catholic Academies and Parish schools within the Diocese of Brooklyn and Queens make friends for life. They are part of a lasting tradition of academic excellence. Catholic school graduates become successful members of our Church and society. Catholic education builds a "Foundation for Life!"


DIMITRIOS AND GEORGIA KALOIDIS PAROCHIAL SCHOOL (DGK) (THE )
Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Church, 8502 Ridge Blvd., Brooklyn
718-836-8096
Email principal@dgkschool.org

The Dimitrios and Georgia Kaloidis Greek American Parochial School is committed to providing students from nursery, pre-K, and kindergarten through eighth grade, with a quality education that emphasizes academic achievement, social, emotional, and spiritual development, while preparing them for 21st-century college and career readiness.


OUR LADY OF GRACE CATHOLIC ACADEMY
385 Avenue W , Brooklyn
718-375-2081
Email principal@olgbk.org

Our Lady of Grace Catholic Academy provides a nurturing, faith, academic, safe environment where students are encouraged to meet the intellectual, spiritual, social, physical, and cultural challenges of living in the global community. They offer small classes to ensure individualized, differentiated instruction. Every student is equipped with an ipad or Chromebook.


SAINT SAVIOUR CATHOLIC ACADEMY
701 8th Ave., Park Slope
718-768-8000 x4
Email nlynch@sscaparkslope.org

Saint Saviour Catholic Academy prepares students from nursery to eighth grade for higher education. Our academy offers a balanced curriculum of rigorous academics designed to meet the common core standards and a vibrant arts and extracurricular program paired with the spiritual teachings of Catholicism.

Preschools


A WHOLE NEW WORLD ACADEMY
910 Union St.,
718-230-0022, 718-230-0026

Brand new preschool facility with a knowledgeable staff conveniently located on Grand Army Plaza. Modern STEM area to develop math and science skills. Imaginative dramatic play area to enhance language and social skills. Open from 7am-7pm.


A. FANTIS PAROCHIAL SCHOOL
195 State St., Brooklyn Heights
718-624-0501

A. Fantis graduates enter their high schools of choice fluent in Greek and educated in the Socratic Method with strong faith as foundation. The A. Fantis School is a small, private, and inclusive Greek Orthodox school in Brooklyn Heights for preschool to eighth grade. Visit us during our fall open houses.


ABC CHILD CENTER
109 Nassau Ave., Greenpoint
718-389-9004
Email info@abcchildcenter.com

Providing childcare since 1993. ABC's goal is to provide safe, age-appropriate, and stimulating programs for children from ages 3 months to 4 years, while fulfilling their need to laugh, learn, play, make new friends, and discover new things. ABC is open year-round, Monday-Friday, 8am-6pm with rolling admission.


BROOKLYN AMITY SCHOOL
3867 Shore Parkway, Brooklyn
718-891-6100
Email info@amityschool.org

Brooklyn Amity School will now be offering a tuition-based pre-K-3 program. This early childhood program will offer two enrollment options: half-day (8am-12pm), and full-day (8am-3pm). Our free UPK program provides an integrated curriculum of activities balancing emotional, social, physical, and intellectual development. Visit amityschool.org, for more details about the program.


BRYAN’S EDUCATIONAL CENTER
3922-3924 Church Ave., Brooklyn
718-282-6944
Email info@bryanseducationalcenter.com

Give your child a strong start at Bryan's Educational Center! We strive to provide access to high quality, early childhood programming. Bryan's is accepting applications for our preschool (ages 2-3), UPK, kindergarten, and after-school programs. Schedule your tour today.


GAN JEWISH DAY CARE
2901 Campus Road , Brooklyn
718-968-7575
Email ganhillel@gmail.com

Our licensed teachers provide individual attention to children. With more than 25 years of experience we offer a safe and educational experience. Registration is open for the school year and for summer camp 2020! We have a few spots still available for ages 2-4. Free UPK for children born in 2016.


GUIDEPOST MONTESSORI
717 Driggs Ave.,Williamsburg
347-464-0490
guidepostmontessori.com/williamsburg

212 Hicks St., Brooklyn Heights
929-524-3588
guidepostmontessori.com/brooklyn-heights

Guidepost Montessori is among a growing network of schools that serves more than 2,200 families worldwide. Our campuses in Brooklyn serve children age 12 months through fifth grade. Guidepost's exceptionally beautiful classrooms are equipped with lovingly chosen furniture and authentic Montessori materials, designed to inspire your child. Visit guidepostmontessori.com.


INTERNATIONAL ACADEMY OF NEW YORK
4 E. 90th St. , New York
212-641-0260
Email info@ianyc.org

The International Academy of New York is multi-cultural and diverse, developing culturally astute, confident, and empathetic students with fluency in Mandarin or Spanish, while excelling in literacy, math, and the arts. Pre-nursery (2s)-eighth grade.


JCC OF MID-WESTCHESTER
999 Wilmot Road, Scarsdale
914-472-3300
Caryn Symons, director of camping
symonsc@jccmw.org

The JCC of Mid-Westchester offers classes in its nursery school for children ages 2-5. Ages 3-5 enjoy swimming in our indoor heated pool, working off energy in our gymnasium, climbing in our playground, and performing skits in our Bendheim Theatre. We offer a variety of sports, dance, and academic enrichment programs.


LITTLE HANDS & FEET
1270 Bay Ridge Parkway, Brooklyn
718-680-KIDS (5437)

Little Hands & Feet was founded by Aneshah, who has been certified in childcare for 20 years. Our goal is to provide a healthy, safe, and nurturing environment while focusing on educational and social development. We believe each child is special and unique. Our staff is dedicated, qualified, and trained.


LITTLE SCHOLARS LEARNING CENTER
718-210-3233, Mariana Korsunsky, M.S.ED director
52 Quentin Road
448 Neptune Ave.
104 West End Ave.
4123 Avenue U
1502 W. 1st St.
631 E. 18th St.

Email littlescholarsnyc@gmail.com

At Little Scholars Childcare Center, we provide a carefully crafted curriculum to fit various learning styles. Children are provided opportunities to explore with hands-on learning activities to inspire creativity and learning. Our philosophy centers on the idea that children should be taught how to think and not what to think.


LITTLE SPROUTS PRESCHOOL
435 Kings Highway , Brooklyn
718-339-8121, 347-492-5515

We foster confidence and success by providing a joyful, interactive learning experience. Our little sprouts are provided with a loving and nurturing environment that facilitates their physical, intellectual, emotional, social, and moral development. We ensure your child receives a high quality education at an affordable cost.


MUSE ACADEMY
126 Saint Felix St., Brooklyn
929-400-1751
Email info@museacademybk.com

MUSE Academy is an independent school the heart of Brooklyn's cultural district-a new alternative for parents who want the proven intellectual benefits that come with intensive exposure to music and performing arts from a young age, combined with rigorous academics. MUSE Academy offers small class sizes and affordable tuition.


PACHÉ MONTESSORI
292 Court St., Brooklyn
718-208-4665

Pach Montessori (formally LePort Montessori) is an authentic Montessori school for children 3 months through kindergarten. A dedicated team of educators lovingly guide students' process of self-construction by supporting their independence and leveraging their natural curiosity and desire to learn in a safe environment.


REDEEMER ST. JOHN'S NURSERY SCHOOL
939 83rd St.,
718-833-7700

Redeemer St. John's Nursery School has served the community for more than 40 years. Our goal is to foster a child's positive self-image, encourage curiosity, and promote cooperation by providing opportunities for problem solving, self-expression, and logical thinking. Thematic curriculum focuses on fun, age-appropriate activities-integrated into all subject areas.


SAINT SAVIOUR CATHOLIC ACADEMY
701 8th Ave., Park Slope
718-768-8000 x4
Email nlynch@sscaparkslope.org

Saint Saviour Catholic Academy prepares students from nursery to eighth grade for higher education. Our academy offers a balanced curriculum of rigorous academics designed to meet the common core standards and a vibrant arts and extracurricular program paired with the spiritual teachings of Catholicism.


SMART START EARLY LEARNING CENTER
8411 Fort Hamilton Parkway, Brooklyn
718-921-1868
Email smartstart@verizon.net

While providing a safe, warm, and nurturing environment, our staff addresses the social, emotional, and physical needs of children. Through thematic units, arts and crafts, and dramatic play, the whole child will flourish. Full- and part-time classes for ages 2-3, and free Universal Pre-K for age 4, with extended-day option.


STEPPING STONES NURSERY SCHOOL
245 86th St., Bay Ridge
718-630-1000
Stepping Stones-The Next Step
9321 Ridge Blvd., Brooklyn
718-630-1001

Email steppingstones86@aol.com

Join Stepping Stones to share the joys of early exploration and discovery. The children at Stepping Stones achieve successful social skills and build a wonderful rapport with their peers and teachers. Watch your child grow through hands-on learning and small group instruction based on an independent and creative curriculum.


TREASURE ISLAND
347 74th St. (corner of 4th Avenue and 74th Street),
718-238-7676
Email silbekidz@aol.com

Every child deserves a champion who connects with them and helps them to become the best that they can be. At Treasure Island our staff are champions for all children, helping each child to become a confident, motivated, engaged learner. The program promotes social competencies, active thinking, and problem-solving skills.


WORLD OF WONDERS EARLY CHILDCARE CENTER
7219 New Utrecht Ave., Brooklyn
718-621-4216
6705 13th Ave.

Email wrldofwonders@aol.com

World of Wonders Early Childcare Center is a premier program that provides a safe and nurturing environment. Our developmentally appropriate curriculum helps foster each child's cognitive, emotional, physical, and social development through free play, dramatic play, computers, music and movement, and outdoor play.

Private Schools


BLUE SCHOOL
Pre-primary and Primary School, 241 Water St., Manhattan
212-228-6341
Upper-primary and Middle School
156 William St.



Blue School is an independent school for ages 2 through eighth grade where the dynamic balance of academic mastery, creative thinking, self and social intelligence instills a lifelong passion for learning. The curriculum emphasizes inquiry, observation, and reflection, encouraging children to become bold, creative, and compassionate innovators.


GUIDEPOST MONTESSORI
717 Driggs Ave.,Williamsburg
347-464-0490
guidepostmontessori.com/williamsburg

212 Hicks St., Brooklyn Heights
929-524-3588
guidepostmontessori.com/brooklyn-heights

Guidepost Montessori is among a growing network of schools that serves more than 2,200 families worldwide. Our campuses in Brooklyn serve children age 12 months through fifth grade. Guidepost's exceptionally beautiful classrooms are equipped with lovingly chosen furniture and authentic Montessori materials, designed to inspire your child. Visit guidepostmontessori.com.


INTERNATIONAL ACADEMY OF NEW YORK
4 E. 90th St. , New York
212-641-0260
Email info@ianyc.org

The International Academy of New York is multi-cultural and diverse, developing culturally astute, confident, and empathetic students with fluency in Mandarin or Spanish, while excelling in literacy, math, and the arts. Pre-nursery (2s)-eighth grade.


MUSE ACADEMY
126 Saint Felix St., Brooklyn
929-400-1751
Email info@museacademybk.com

MUSE Academy is an independent school the heart of Brooklyn's cultural district-a new alternative for parents who want the proven intellectual benefits that come with intensive exposure to music and performing arts from a young age, combined with rigorous academics. MUSE Academy offers small class sizes and affordable tuition.


OUR LADY OF GRACE CATHOLIC ACADEMY
385 Avenue W , Brooklyn
718-375-2081
Email principal@olgbk.org

Our Lady of Grace Catholic Academy provides a nurturing, faith, academic, safe environment where students are encouraged to meet the intellectual, spiritual, social, physical, and cultural challenges of living in the global community. They offer small classes to ensure individualized, differentiated instruction. Every student is equipped with an ipad or Chromebook.


PACHÉ MONTESSORI
292 Court St., Brooklyn
718-208-4665

Pach Montessori is an authentic Montessori school for children 3 months through kindergarten. Our dedicated team of trained teachers guide children's process of self-directed learning by supporting their independence and natural desire to learn. Spanish Immersion is available in our Toddler and Primary programs. Contact us to schedule a tour!


ROSSALL SCHOOL, UK
Broadway, Fleetwood, Lancashire, FY7 8JW ,

Celebrating 175 years, Rossall is a coeducational boarding and day school for ages 2-19, situated next to the sea and only an hour from Manchester airport. Educating more than 40 nationalities, we offer semester and yearlong courses alongside a wealth of extracurricular opportunities with first-rate signature programs for golf and soccer.


SAINT SAVIOUR CATHOLIC ACADEMY
701 8th Ave., Park Slope
718-768-8000 x4
Email nlynch@sscaparkslope.org

Saint Saviour Catholic Academy prepares students from nursery to eighth grade for higher education. Our academy offers a balanced curriculum of rigorous academics designed to meet the common core standards and a vibrant arts and extracurricular program paired with the spiritual teachings of Catholicism.

Public Schools


HEBREW PUBLIC
555 Eighth Ave. suite 1703, New York
212-792-6234

Harlem Hebrew's rigorous curriculum makes education meaningful and engaging for your child. From personalized math and English, to learning a new language, we provide your child with a well-rounded academic experience that will set them on a path to success.

Special Education


ATLAS FOUNDATION FOR AUTISM
252 W. 29th St., 3rd Floor, New York
212-256-0846
Email info@atlasforautism.org

The Atlas Foundation for Autism houses the Atlas School as well as speech, OT services, music, after-school classes, and weekend social skills groups! Atlas is different in its approach to working within modalities that address communication, emotional and social thinking, as well as behavior and self-esteem!


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