The following is a paid message from Explore Schools.
Explore Schools is a network of 8 K-8 public charter schools located in Central Brooklyn. Founded in 2002, their Mission is to provide students with the academic skills and critical-thinking abilities they need to succeed in a college-preparatory high school. Explore knows that all children can succeed in an environment with high expectations, rigorous academics, and caring and devoted adults. They are committed to partnering with all families to serve all students, including students with special needs and English Language Learners.
Explore Schools aims to address systems of racism and oppression by providing an excellent curriculum and instruction, bridging opportunity gaps, and empowering scholars. Explore aims to dismantle oppressive disciplinary practices by focusing on cultural sensitivity and supporting scholars and local communities. They prioritize educating teachers and staff on trauma, ensuring a restorative approach to instruction and school culture. Join them in making positive changes for the present and future.
- Common Core-aligned curriculum emphasizes critical thinking and academic rigor, helping their students develop the skills they need for success in a college-preparatory high school environment.
- Extended school day and year to provide students with 25% more instructional time than a traditional public school.
- High School Placement Coordinators work with each 7th and 8th grader and their family to help them find college-preparatory high schools aligned to their unique interests and needs
- Students participate in a wide array of enrichment activities — including student clubs, art, music, science, and physical education weekly
To enroll today, visit Explore Schools on their website: exploreschools.org/enroll
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