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PK-12 & Ungraded|Private
60 students
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School leader:  Lily Mercogliano
372 Clinton Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11208

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(718) 499-2707
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Best known for
"We are best known for democratic process for all."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    After
  • Dress policy
    None
  • Facilities
    Cafeteria, Playground, Sports Fields, Computer lab, Library
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Arts
    Video and film production, Band...
  • World languages
    French, Japanese, Chinese - Mandarin, Spanish
  • Sports
    Wrestling
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18 reviews

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Submitted by a parent · March 22, 2015
BFS is a wonderful, creative environment for a child, and even though there is no testing or formal assessments, it is very clear how much the children are learning--not just facts and figures, but critical thinking skills, and creative and... more

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Submitted by a parent · March 08, 2015
Our daughter recently graduated from BFS and we were absolutely thrilled with the growth she experienced while there. The classes and atmosphere are thought provoking and the school creates an environment that fosters independent thought and helps... more

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Submitted by a parent · January 20, 2015
It s my child s fifth year at BFS. He started at age five. My search for a school began when he was in preschool. Then, I didn t know exactly what I wanted in a school. Luckily, I was very clear about what I DIDN'T want. I didn t want a public... more

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Submitted by a parent · January 08, 2015
My son attended from BFS from fifth through twelfth grades. In a progressive public school before this, he had grown to hate school. I never thought I'd send my son to private school, but couldn't stand to see him lose his love of learning. At... more

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Last modified: March 22, 2015
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