A few blocks from the ocean, The Rachel Carson High School for Coastal Studies offers students the chance to study marine biology at the school and to take excursions to the New York Aquarium.
Students may design and build underwater robots in a marine technology course, according to the high school directory.
Opened in 2005, the school shares a building with MS 303 and Coney Island Charter Middle School.
Students may receive college credit with courses at Kingsborough Community College.
Admissions: Educational option. (May 2019)
Safety & Vibe
Faculty & Staff
Advanced Foreign Language
AP/IB Arts, English, History or Social Science
AP/IB Math or Science
Programs & AdmissionsFrom the 2021 High School Directory
Rachel Carson High School for Coastal Studies
Marine and Environmental Sciences, Science Research, Marine Robotics-Sea Perch and MATE, and First Robotics.
Rachel Carson High School for Coastal Studies D75 Inclusion Program
OfferingsFrom the 2021 High School Directory
Advanced Placement (AP) courses
AP English Language and Composition, AP U.S. Government and Politics, AP United States History, AP Computer Science Principles, AP Calculus AB, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Biology
Boys PSAL teams
Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Football, Handball, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, Rugby, Soccer, Volleyball, Wrestling
Girls PSAL teams
Basketball, Bowling, Softball, Volleyball
Contact & Location
521 West Avenue
Brooklyn NY 11224
Trains: to Neptune Ave-Van Siclen; to Ocean Parkway
Buses: B1, B36, B4, B68
This school shares the building with Coney Island Prep Charter Middle School and IS 303