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Brooklyn's Daily Discovery Pre-K Center at 385 Avenue W

Grades: Pre-K
385 Avenue W
Brooklyn NY 11223
Phone: 718-787-2480

Our Insights

Brooklyn's Daily Discovery Pre-K Center at 385 Avenue W is a district Pre-K center run by the Department of Education that provides preschool for 4 year olds. The center is in its own building, in Gravesend.

The program has lots of activities for children to explore art, nature, music, dramatic play and more.Teachers ask children questions, invite back-and-forth conversation to develop language skills, mutual respect and promote positive social interactions.

There is outdoor space for children to play and get fresh air, as well as dedicated indoor play spaces apart from the classroom.

This school prioritizes children who live in District 21 but anyone is welcome to apply. To see if your address is in the district for this program please use our school search. For more information about 3-K and Pre-K enrollment and advice on how to find a program, please visit our Pre-K page.

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School Stats

Citywide Average Key
This school is Better Near Worse than the citywide average

What is the Pre-K like?

From the NYC Program Assessment (CLASS and ECERS-R) Database through 2018-2019

Instruction: Teachers ask kids to explain their reasoning when they solve problems
Activities: Children explore art, music, sand/water, dramatic play and more
Language: Teachers talk and listen to kids in a supportive way
Interaction: Teachers ask kids good questions and invite back-and-forth conversation

Who does this school serve?

From 2018-19 Demographic Snapshot

Enrollment
43
Asian
16%
Black
2%
Hispanic
35%
White
44%
Other
2%
Pre-K seats
43

From 2018 School Directories



For more information about our data sources, see About Our Data · More DOE statistics for this school

Contact & Location

Location

Gravesend (District 21)
Trains: F Line to Avenue U
Buses: B1

Contact

Principal
Jill Skop
Parent Coordinator
Cynthia Bocchieri

Other Details

Shared campus?
No
This school is in its own building.

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