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  • Jul 13, 2020

    13 Books for Kids and Teens to Read This Summer

    “Reading gives us someplace to go when we have to stay where we are.” Summer reading season is in full effect and, with most places still sheltering in place, it’s a great time to curl up with a good book or two (or three!). From classics to literary newcomers—we have you covered with this summer’s […]

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  • Apr 22, 2020

    Working Together While We’re Apart

    During these uncertain times, we’re choosing joy every day. Take a look at how our school communities are connecting while we’re apart.  

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  • Apr 08, 2020

    Learn Along with Us

    We miss our scholars and AF family every day, so we’re working hard to find fun, new ways to connect with you. Our teachers and staff are sharing videos of read-alouds, music lessons, and even yummy recipes. Check out what we’ve rounded up so far! You can also find all these videos on our Instagram […]

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  • Dec 18, 2019

    Our Top 5 Posts of 2019

    We laughed, we danced, and we may have even shed a few tears. We are SO proud of all that our students, alumni, teachers, and staff have accomplished this year. We can’t wait to see what 2020 holds for our AF family. In the meantime, check out our top 5 most-read blog posts from 2019! […]

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  • Nov 27, 2019

    A Season of Gratitude

    At a time of year that we cherish for celebration, reflection, and togetherness, we’re reminded of how much we have to be thankful for—our students, our families, and our teachers and leaders. This week on the AF Blog, we asked scholars to share words of gratitude.      Scarlett, sixth-grader at AF North Brooklyn Prep […]

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  • Aug 21, 2019

    Back to School 2019 Playlist

    It’s the most wonderful time of the year—back to school week! Our classrooms are full of excited scholars and teachers, and we’re smiling ear-to-ear imagining all the amazing things they’ll accomplish this year. Even though we’ve traded beach bags for backpacks, the fun continues! Check out some of our favorite summer jams and back to […]

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  • Jul 17, 2019

    Midweek Pump-Up Playlist

    It’s Wednesday, which means we’re all in need of some midweek motivation. What better way to get over the hump day than with some midweek jams! We’ve collected some of the best pump up songs from teachers and staff at AF. Check them out! Bring it on, Wednesday! We’ve got this. Do you have a […]

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  • Jul 03, 2019

    Scholars Find Answers at the Brooklyn Science Fair

    Why do leaves change colors in the fall? Which household materials make the best slime? What are the problems and causes of air pollution? These were just some of the questions scholars asked at this year’s first New York Middle School Regional Science Inquiry and Engineering Fair. We walked around the fair to talk to […]

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