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School leader:  PRINCIPAL - MS. KAREN DITOLLA
2401 Neptune Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11224

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(718) 266-0814
(718) 266-1693
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BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    After
  • Dress policy
    None, Dress code
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students...
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Mathematics
  • Arts
    Video and film production, Computer animation, Orchestra...
  • World languages
    French, Italian, Spanish
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131 reviews

Community rating

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5 STARS
84
4 STARS
12
3 STARS
3
2 STARS
4
1 STAR
10

Recent Comments


Overall:
Submitted by a parent · May 09, 2016
Although Mark Twain is considered to be one of the best (if not the best) public middle school in Brooklyn, I'm very disappointed in this school. First, teaches don't check homeworks. I've seen class after class, my son getting 100% on his hw... more

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Submitted by a parent · May 19, 2015
Mark Twain school is very good , but only for kids who want to learn. Overall teachers are knowledgeable. Good programs are available for students who want to take advanced classes. Teaching/learning process well organized . School is safe.... more

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Submitted by a community member · March 21, 2015
I am in science talent. I am going to Hunter High School only because of my mother. When I go to Hunter, I will miss this place badly.

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Submitted by a community member · March 16, 2015
Twain admits 5th-graders not on the basis of their standardized test scores but on their performance on a test or try-out in any one of 11 talent areas. There have been accounts of bullying, though the Learning Environment Survey... more

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Mark Twain is 239 for the Gifted and Talented
2401 Neptune Avenue, Brooklyn, NY  11224
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 131 reviews. (718) 266-0814
Last modified Mark Twain is 239 for the Gifted and Talented is a Public school that serves grades 6-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 10 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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