Who are we?

Brooklyn School for Collaborative Studies is a diverse and respectful Expeditionary Learning School, committed to developing students and staff who are kind, openminded, persistent, responsible, and courageous. With support from peers, staff, families and school partners, students engage in challenging academic and social experiences that prepare them for college-level learning and full participation in civic life. Students learn to apply their intellect and effort to benefit themselves and their community.
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Community Best Practices Forum

BCS College Counselor Josh Steckel is helping to lead a special event on November 4th.

We are thrilled to have a full house for upcoming forum on Nov 4 with Graduate NYC! and the DOE's Office of Postsecondary Readiness. Six of the students from Hold Fast to Dreams -- and many other current college students--will be sharing their stories. 

Click here for more information about this event.

7th grade took advantage of our beautiful rooftop last week to work on qualitative and quantitative observations.



CapitalOne donates new college office to BCS

Check out the article and video here.

BCS at the Climate Change March.



BCS is in the NY TImes. Check out this article.




At BCS we start each year with all crew days. These days give students and staff an opportunity to collaborate and get to know each other. Here are some highlights from the 6th and 8th grade.





Damien Guisao joins New York as Developer Squire

Student from BCS joins Your Majesty-New York City's programming community.

Afsana Akter is a BCS alum who now attends Barnard College. Check out this Op-Ed she wrote about the upcoming Climate Change March.

On Friday we got a visit from City Councilman Brad Lander! Here's what he said on Twitter:




BCS celebrated the start of the new school year with a pot lock in Prospect Park.

Dear Students and Families,

We are excited to welcome you to/back to BCS this fall! The first day of school for students is 9/4. Our school hours this year are 8:45-3:05 Monday-Friday. If you haven't done so already, please click the link to the right to find your required summer reading. Enjoy the rest of your summer and we will see you in September!

-Scill, Amanda and Imani

Our Middle School students working with Brooklyn Boatworks

Click the link to view some great photos.

BCS made US New & World Report List of Top Schools!


BCS Students participate in Scratch programming

   

2014 Best High Schools
Support our teachers by donating to individual projects at BCS!

Click here to see the list

Use promo code "SPARK" to double your donation!


Wednesday, October 29
BCS admissions tour
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Tuesday, November 4
No School for Students - Election Day
Wednesday, November 5
SLT meeting
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
PTA meeting
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday, November 11
No School - Veterans Day

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Interested in BCS? Our tours are on the following dates:

10/17 10-11:30
10/29 10-11:30 and 4-5:30
11/14 10-11:30
12/5 10-11:30

To reserve a spot e-mail our parent coordinator: Tracey@bcs448.org

Today, 10/24/2014
High: 65 Low: 49
Mostly cloudy
8% chance of precipitation.
Tomorrow, 10/25/2014
High: 67 Low: 52
Partly sunny
13% chance of precipitation.