Brooklyn School for Collaborative Studies is a NYC Outward Bound School serving students in grades 6-12. We use the Expeditionary Learning school model, which has its roots in Outward Bound.
What's New at 610 Henry?

What’s New at 610 Henry?

All year we’ve worked to create more building wide collaboration between our two schools. Together we serve students in grades pre-k through 12!   Check out our final unity newsletter here to see some final examples of this collaboration.
Supply Lists

Supply Lists

Get a head start of back to school shopping by printing out your supply lists now. See the following links for the correct supply list and make sure you are ready for the upcoming school year.   Grade 6 Grade 7 Grade 8 Upper Grades (9-12)
Free Summer Meals

Free Summer Meals

Don’t forget that you can still get free school meals all summer long. To find a site near you look at this website. Everyone ages 18 and under qualifies.
Global Glimpse Travels to the Dominican Republic

Global Glimpse Travels to the Dominican Republic

On July 3rd BCS students and teacher Dominique Johnson will travel to the Dominican Republic for 18 days! Stay tuned for updates from their trip. You can also follow them by reading their blog which will be updated daily.
BCS Summer Reading

BCS Summer Reading

We hope you all are enjoying the start to your summer vacation. This summer it’s really important that you keep building strong reading habits. Recommended summer reading is on the BCS library page here. If you are in the lower grades (6-8th grade) please make sure you also complete the BCSLowergradessummerreading
Bryan Cave LLP Law Firm awards scholarships to BCS students

Bryan Cave LLP Law Firm awards scholarships to BCS students

BCS wants to give a special thanks to the Bryan Cave LLP Law Firm as they award four scholarships to students from our school. They have been very supportive of BCS over the years through donations and as part of our Internship Program. We look forward to continuing our relationship...
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What's New at 610 Henry?

What’s New at 610 Henry?

All year we’ve worked to create more building wide collaboration between our two schools. Together we serve students in grades pre-k through 12!   Check out our final unity newsletter here to see some final examples of this collaboration.
Supply Lists

Supply Lists

Get a head start of back to school shopping by printing out your supply lists now. See the following links for the correct supply list and make sure you are ready for the upcoming school year.   Grade 6 Grade 7 Grade 8 Upper Grades (9-12)
Free Summer Meals

Free Summer Meals

Don’t forget that you can still get free school meals all summer long. To find a site near you look at this website. Everyone ages 18 and under qualifies.
Global Glimpse Travels to the Dominican Republic

Global Glimpse Travels to the Dominican Republic

On July 3rd BCS students and teacher Dominique Johnson will travel to the Dominican Republic for 18 days! Stay tuned for updates from their trip. You can also follow them by reading their blog which will be updated daily.
BCS Summer Reading

BCS Summer Reading

We hope you all are enjoying the start to your summer vacation. This summer it’s really important that you keep building strong reading habits. Recommended summer reading is on the BCS library page here. If you are in the lower grades (6-8th grade) please make sure you also complete the BCSLowergradessummerreading
Major shout out to all who work with the 8th grade

Major shout out to all who work with the 8th grade

What a week the 8th grade has had! Students in June Intensives wrapped up their study of ethnic enclaves in NYC. After visiting Little Italy, Little India, Sunset Park, China Town they created diorama’s and poetry inspired by there visits and presented these to guests in a museum gallery. In June school math, students created...
Our Young Mens Initiative visits BET

Our Young Mens Initiative visits BET

Through our partnerships with the  YWCA and YMI, several of our young men took to BET to have breakfast with Stephen Hill, the head of programming. The boys had great questions for Stephen Hill and he kept them engaged with good storytelling and jokes. He was very excited to meet our young people. After the breakfast discussion, the boys...
The Global Voices Club visits Google

The Global Voices Club visits Google

The Global Voices Club and our Spanish teacher Magen were recently invited to attend the “Made with Code for Girls” Party at Google NYC! The group of young ladies practiced their professionalism and flashed their smiles. The coding party included a day of hands-on exercises to familiarize girls with coding, hear from leading female engineers...
Climate Change Class meets a Special Guest

Climate Change Class meets a Special Guest

This week members of the Climate Change science class traveled to a launch event for The Solutions Project where they met a special guest. Can you spot him in the picture? Yep that’s actor Mark Ruffalo with our students. According to him, “Make no mistake. We are in a race against climate change. If we...
BCS Partnership with Sadie Nash develops our female leaders

BCS Partnership with Sadie Nash develops our female leaders

Sisterhood is a class created by Sadie Nash. Sadie Nash is an organization that works with young women around the issues of leadership and social justice.  In the class the girls learn to think critically about the messages they receive daily regarding what it means to be female in today’s society. They also learn how...

In case you missed it: Watch “Off the Hook: Stories from Red Hook” online

Friday, June 12 was the screening of “Off the Hook: Stories from Red Hook”. We had an audience of 15 people today, including one alum (Afsana) and two community members who were also interviewed for the documentaries in addition to twelve students. We snacked on key lime tarts donated by Steve’s Authentic in Red Hook, also...
Climate Change Film Screenings June 12th 3:30pm

Climate Change Film Screenings June 12th 3:30pm

Join us for a sneak peek at the videos about BCS students made by the students at Casco Bay High School, an EL school in Portland, Maine. Each video is between 2.5 and 3.5 minutes long, are clear examples of a high-quality product and they tell great stories about some of our students – in their...

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