986 Hegeman Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11208
Opening: August 2017
Grades: 5 (will add one grade per year until serving grades 5-8 at full scale)
Hours: Monday-Thursday, 7:10 a.m.-4:05 p.m.; Friday, 7:10 a.m.-1:05 p.m.
Zachary Segall is the founding principal of AF Aspire Middle School. Prior to accepting the role as principal, Mr. Segall served as the dean of special services at AF Crown Heights Middle School for four years. There, he oversaw special education and related services, and led the history and literature departments. Under his leadership, the school posted double-digit gains on the New York State Test. He also cultivated a strong school culture for students, families and staff. Before joining Achievement First, Mr. Segall served as a TFA corps member and special education coordinator in Phoenix. He graduated with honors from Washington & Lee University and holds a master’s in education from Arizona State University.
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