Achievement First expanded to Brooklyn in 2005. We now have 17 schools in Brownsville, Bushwick, Crown Heights and East New York.

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AF Endeavor
Elementary
School

AF Endeavor
Elementary
School

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AF Endeavor<br>Elementary<br>School

AF Endeavor Elementary Provides Enriching Extra-Curricular Programs

The step team practices discipline and hard work as they perfect an exciting routine that they perform at school basketball games.

AF Endeavor
Middle School

AF Endeavor
Middle School

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AF Endeavor<br>Middle School

AF Endeavor Middle Students Showcase Their Knowledge

Students tested their word knowledge during a school-wide spelling bee.

AF Bushwick
Middle School

AF Bushwick
Middle School

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AF Bushwick<br />Middle School

AF Bushwick Middle Students Attend Diversity Summit

Several eighth-graders traveled to Massachusetts, where they engaged in workshops, panel discussions and deep conversations about how to be positive agents of change. They also visited their teacher’s childhood home.

AF Bushwick
Elementary School

AF Bushwick
Elementary School

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AF Bushwick<br />Elementary School

AF Bushwick Elementary Hosts NYC Schools Chancellor

NYC Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña was impressed by the high level of discourse and critical thinking she observed during a visit to the school.

AF Crown Heights Elementary School

AF Crown Heights Elementary School

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AF Crown Heights Elementary School

AF Crown Heights Elementary Offers a Well-Rounded Curriculum

Rigorous academic content is infused not only in core academic subjects, but also in regular enrichment classes like music, art, dance and drama.

AF Crown
Heights Middle
School

AF Crown
Heights Middle
School

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AF Crown<br />Heights Middle<br />School

AF Crown Heights Middle Hosts Community Leaders

Principal Kevin Anderle was excited to host members of New York State Senator Jesse Hamilton’s staff on a tour of the school.

AF University Prep
High School

AF University Prep
High School

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AF University Prep<br />High School

At AF University Prep High, Collaboration is Key

Teamwork and collaboration are key elements of the school’s strong student culture.

AF Brooklyn
High School

AF Brooklyn
High School

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AF Brooklyn<br />High School

AF Brooklyn High Students Are Accepted to Top Colleges

AF Brooklyn High seniors have gained full scholarships to Brown University, Cornell University and Stanford University.

AF Brownsville
Middle School

AF Brownsville
Middle School

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AF Brownsville<br />Middle School

AF Brownsville Students Enjoy Enrichment

Students learn and grow during regular physical education class.

AF Apollo
Elementary School

AF Apollo
Elementary School

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AF Apollo<br />Elementary School

AF Apollo Elementary Shows School Spirit

Principal Jabari Sims dressed as Steve Urkel and bonded with students dressed as famous Americans dressed as Ruby Bridges and Malcolm X during “Celebrity Day.”

AF Apollo
Middle
School

AF Apollo
Middle
School

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AF Apollo<br />Middle<br />School

AF Apollo Middle Students Are Always Learning

Classes are filled with rigorous subject matter and consistent student engagement.

AF East New York
Middle School

AF East New York
Middle School

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AF East New York<br />Middle School

AF East New York Middle Students Excel in Drama

Students directed and starred in a performance of “The Golden Lion King.”

AF East
New York
Elementary
School

AF East
New York
Elementary
School

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AF East<br />New York<br />Elementary<br />School

AF East New York Elementary is a “Team & Family”

Teachers, students and families came together as a school community to raise awareness at the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk.

AF Aspire
Elementary
School

AF Aspire
Elementary
School

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AF Aspire<br />Elementary<br />School

AF Aspire Elementary Students Love to Read

Students and teachers celebrated their favorite books on “Dress Like a Book Character Day.”

AF Brownsville Elementary
School

AF Brownsville Elementary
School

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AF Brownsville Elementary<br />School

At AF Brownsville Elementary, Teachers are Platinum

We are proud to have great teachers like Christopher Keys inspiring students in every classroom.

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AF North Brooklyn Prep Elementary School

AF North Brooklyn Prep Elementary School

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AF North Brooklyn Prep Elementary School

AF North Brooklyn Prep Elementary Students Learn STEM

Students lay down the foundational building blocks needed to succeed in science, technology, engineering, math fields and more.

AF Linden
Elementary
School

AF Linden
Elementary
School

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AF Linden <br>Elementary <br>School</br>

AF Linden Elementary Spreads Build Character

Students learn about the school’s LINDEN core values, and teachers ensure love is infused in all aspects of the school.

 
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