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

At AF Endeavor Elementary, Students Learn Across Disciplines

Students continue learning science lessons during art class as part of their "Observational Animals" painting unit.

AF Endeavor
Middle School

AF Endeavor
Middle School

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AF Endeavor<br>Middle School

AF Endeavor Middle Students Excel Inside and Outside of the Classroom

The boys basketball team showed teamwork and grit in a victory over AF East New York Middle.

AF Bushwick
Middle School

AF Bushwick
Middle School

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AF Bushwick<br />Middle School

AF Bushwick Middle is a “Team & Family”

Students and teachers showed their admiration for one another during “Dress Like a Teacher Day.”

AF Bushwick
Elementary School

AF Bushwick
Elementary School

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AF Bushwick<br />Elementary School

AF Bushwick Elementary Is Filled With Great Teachers

Strong teachers like Tanya Kolb serve as role models not only for students, but also for their fellow educators.

AF Crown Heights Elementary School

AF Crown Heights Elementary School

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AF Crown Heights Elementary School

AF Crown Heights Elementary Students Receive Individualized Attention

Teachers use daily classwork, unit tests and interim assessments to assess student progress and provide focused interventions to help all students succeed.

AF Crown
Heights Middle
School

AF Crown
Heights Middle
School

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

Crown Heights Middle Students Learn from NBA Role Models

Students discussed hard work, health and wellness—and bonded with former NBA players Horace Grant and Felipe Lopez—during an NBA Cares visit to the school.

AF University Prep
High School

AF University Prep
High School

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AF University Prep<br />High School

AF University Prep High Develops Strong Problem-Solvers

Our teachers regularly share engaging resources to help our students excel in math.

AF Brooklyn
High School

AF Brooklyn
High School

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AF Brooklyn<br />High School

AF Brooklyn High Students Excel in Debate

Students competed against hundreds of peers in original oratory, extemporaneous speaking, dramatic interpretation and more at the Harvard University National Invitational Forensics Tournament.

AF Brownsville
Middle School

AF Brownsville
Middle School

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AF Brownsville<br />Middle School

AF Brownsville Middle Students “Go for the Gold”

At our school, the approach to the state test is a celebration filled with Olympic-style events that encourage students to test their knowledge and helps them build confidence in their academic abilities.

AF Apollo
Elementary School

AF Apollo
Elementary School

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AF Apollo<br />Elementary School

AF Apollo Elementary Students Develop Character

We know that strong character skills are just as important as academics, and our lessons include a strong focus on core values including citizenship and hard work.

AF Apollo
Middle
School

AF Apollo
Middle
School

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

AF Apollo Middle Fosters a Joy of Learning

Principal Michael Hendricks celebrated math with students and took a “Pi” to the face during the school’s “Pi Day” festivities.

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 Develop the Skills to Lead

The “Young Men’s Leadership Circle” facilitates conversations about race and identity with students across all grades.

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 Students Enjoy Field Lessons

Our future scientists were excited to explore space at the New York Hall of Science.

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 spend hours each day working on reading independently, as a class and in small groups.

AF Brownsville Elementary
School

AF Brownsville Elementary
School

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AF Brownsville Elementary<br />School

AF Brownsville Elementary Students Love Learning

Our classes are filled with joyfully rigorous instruction that focuses on challenging students and ensuring that learning is fun.

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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 Enjoy Enrichment

Through Zumba, the school teaches students about the importance of staying physically active.

AF Linden
Elementary
School

AF Linden
Elementary
School

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

AF Linden Elementary Delivers Well-Rounded Education

Students enjoy learning a variety of subjects including reading, math, science, social studies and physical education

 
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