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.
First Day of School

First Day of School

We’re looking forward to the first day of school!  Here are some important details for families and students. On Tuesday afternoon, 9/8, your child will receive a phone call from his/her crew leader, informing them of the crew room they should to report to on Wednesday, 9/9 at 8:45AM. Grades...
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)
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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Sarah's Crew does Summer Service

Sarah’s Crew does Summer Service

Sarah’s incoming Grade 10 crew continued their service project from the school year by volunteering at a soup kitchen this summer.  The summer meet-up was organized by Jalilah (Grade 10) and included Dominique, Kathy, Ingrid and Arianna from Sarah’s crew.  We’re proud of the girls for being responsible to our community and demonstrating kindness with their continued service!
First Day of School

First Day of School

We’re looking forward to the first day of school!  Here are some important details for families and students. On Tuesday afternoon, 9/8, your child will receive a phone call from his/her crew leader, informing them of the crew room they should to report to on Wednesday, 9/9 at 8:45AM. Grades 7, 8, 10, 11, 12...
Support BCS Fieldwork Fundraiser

Support BCS Fieldwork Fundraiser

Please donate today!  Our students and teachers love fieldwork! Many Thursdays each semester, we’re out exploring the city, enriching and applying what we’re studying in our classrooms. We model the authentic research of professionals in the field. Last year, our students visited 45 fieldwork sites in well-planned learning experiences and we had 24 experts come...
BCS Graduation 2015 Video

BCS Graduation 2015 Video

Congratulations to all our seniors who graduated on Tuesday. Check out the graduation slideshow below (made by Christine Chan).    
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...

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