Achievement First
Aspire Middle School

970 Vermont Street
Brooklyn, NY 11207


Our school is near the 3 train (Pennsylvania Ave.), L train (New Lots Ave.) & B6 and B20 bus line stops.

Bus transportation is provided to all students from .5 miles to 5 miles. Families may also utilize a paid van service or request MetroCards to be used weekdays before and after school.



Opened: August 2017
Grades: 5-8
Number of Students in 2022-23: 346
Hours: 7:40 a.m. –  3:45 p.m. Monday – Thursday; 7:40 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. Friday
Enrichment: Art, Film, and Physical Education
Extracurriculars: Students go on extended expeditions in the community every eight weeks before putting what they learn into practice in an exhibition or performance.

“Home of the Satellites”

About Achievement First Aspire Middle School

Achievement First Aspire Middle School is a public charter school located in Brooklyn, NY within the New Lots neighborhood. Serving students in 5th through 8th grade, we are focused on cultivating a love of learning by sharing the building blocks of success. We take pride in providing a safe and enriching non-profit charter school option for families throughout Brooklyn.

School Leader

  • Shailah Phillips

    Shailah Phillips is the interim principal of Achievement First Aspire Middle School.

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