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561 Grand Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11238

(718) 789-2258
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November 24, 2014
I love this its mad fun and cool the staff is mad cool especially Ms. Hill she tells you what your doing right and what your doing wrong she helps a lot. Also the Math Teacher Ms Bhinda she makes math fun and easy to learn( if only I could've followed that) but she cool and she helps you a lot she a good Helper/Tutorer

- submitted by a student

July 12, 2013
This school is the worst ! I'm a actual student going into my senior year & staff and teachers doesn't want you too progress in school, they let you do whatever you want no discipline corporates at all. The principal stays in her office 24/7 and never is there when you need even the guidance counselor. I hate this school. Please don't send your kids here! If you look at the graduation rate it is very very low so that should tell you alot. If I knew what I knew then about this school and had a earlier transfer I would've but it was already too late. School is infested with "ghetto kids" and bugs everywhere . There are fights almost every week and a lot of kids get bullied, the punishment is never harsh kids will return to school within five days or less. This school is very unfair. Board of Ed should really take a look into this school and and shut it down.

- submitted by a community member

June 25, 2011
I am an actual student unsupervised by any teachers. so i can tell you the truth about the school. The good: You can do well if you work hard, supportive staff, after school tutoring provided, and community service help available. The bad: the school used to be a factory and is very old, a lot of "ghetto" kids, lack of athletic programs, and overly crowded staircases and hallways that may make you late. Summary: The school is pretty good but just make sure that you associate yourself with the right people and take work seriously.

- submitted by a student

May 30, 2009
Acorn community high school is a very good school. We are a community who work together to try and make all things possable. Together we achieve the impossable. We are the leaders of tommrow.

- submitted by a student

May 29, 2009
this school has a great atmosphere that makes u fell invted. I have been going to this school for about 3 years and has felt accepted by the staff and the students. Acorn has many choices of of classes that makes this school unique, like computers and a chess class. overall this school makes you feel accepted and makes you want to came to it

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May 29, 2009
This school has a lot of activities that are fun. Students can give ideas to the activites and help think of different fund raisers to be able to have the activities. Acorn has great teachers that can help students inside and outside of class.

- submitted by a student

May 29, 2009
i think this is the best school because it is a place where kids can get a good education and feel at home at the same time because of the way that the staff and the students treat eachother.

- submitted by a student

May 29, 2009
I love coming to Acorn because it a school that is incredibly caring and friendly. I always feel comfortable in Acorn, and I love how the teachers act like good friends. Your never left out of anything in schools and they always have fun afterschool activities. There should never be a problem because the teachers help you get your work done, and always help you to correct a problem. Acorn is also a college driven school, they always push me toward college, whether i want to or not. But they made me want to, because they halped me out tremendously. Acorn is a great school to prepare a student for college, and every student should go here.

- submitted by a student

May 27, 2009
Can you say lacking academic rigor? My son is a freshman at Acorn Community and rarely is he asigned homework. I have talked to the teachers and administrators about it and this just doesn't seem to be a priority. In addition, my child in elementary school, taking similar classes, receives more chanllenging work then my son in high school!

- submitted by a parent
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January 12, 2008
i hate this school Its the worst Ive attended acorn community high school for 3 years Not once did I learn anything Everything I ever learned i ahd to apply myselff on the internet at home or go to the ibrary outside of the school the ibrary in the schol only allows you to go for 40 minutes and thats during your lunch period IF its open they say its 0 peri0d but then have unexpected SUPRISE TEACHER MEETINGS that school is horrible && i dont advise any body t go to it seriously the achers don thave tlc .. tender loving care when they tear... they moto is whether u learn or not i still get paid at the en dof that day

- submitted by a student
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June 16, 2007
I think this school is one of the best New York City has to offer.

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Acorn Community High School
561 Grand Avenue, Brooklyn, NY  11238
(718) 789-2258
Last modified Acorn Community High School is a Public school that serves grades 9-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 2 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Acorn Community High School Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 17 reviews. Top