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Alert: Due to the high number of positve COVID-19 cases in our zip code (11204), our school is closed for in-person learning beginning 10/6. All learning will occur remotely until further notice. Please read the Chancellor's message by clicking on the link below:

Principal Ms. Jufer and 2 students receiving a grant from the Brooklyn Borough President


If you know someone who is interested in registering at our school for grades 6th, 7th and 8th please have them contact Ms. Jones at

Superintendent Fred Walsh with 2 students during a school bake sale

Upcoming Events


  • Oct 6-Our school is closed until at least October 21, maybe longer.

  • Oct 27-Title 1 Parent Meeting 6:00-6:45

  • Oct. 27-PTA Elections/Meeting 6:45-7:30

Seniors at the retreat in Prospect Park


Middle School After-School Program

Our school is proud to partner with NIA after-school program. DYCD funded programs are provided FREE of charge. The program meets virtually on regular school days immediately following school dismissal at 3:05 and run until 6:00 p.m.

Please contact Program Director Latoya Ifill at:

(917) 882-1978 (cellphone) or (email).

School Calendar

School Highlights

A class of ninth graders taking picture with author Fatima Farheen MirzaAuthor Fatima Farheen Mirza signing books for a group of ninth gradersTeacher and group of student at Roosevelt Island3 of our school student with a dog at the animal shelterA group of school students at the Brooklyn bridge park

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