Achievement First
North Brooklyn Prep
Elementary School

200 Woodbine Street
3rd Floor
Brooklyn, NY 11221


Our school is near the J/Z train (Gates Ave.), L/M train (Myrtle Wyckoff Aves) & B52, B60 buses.

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 2014
Grades: K-4
Hours: 7:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Monday – Thursday; 7:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Friday
Enrichment: Art, Dance, Physical Education, Soccer

“One Herd, One Mission”

About Achievement First North Brooklyn Prep Elementary School

Achievement First North Brooklyn Prep Elementary is a public charter school located within the Bushwick neighborhood in Brooklyn, NY. Serving students in kindergarten through 4th grade, we are committed to providing a safe environment for students to learn and grow. Our passionate teachers will guide students through common core curriculum and other various subjects necessary to help them stay ahead of the curve academically.

School Leader

  • Alicia Harper

    Alicia Harper

    Alicia Harper is the principal of Achievement First North Brooklyn Prep Elementary School. Before serving as principal, Ms. Harper worked in various leadership roles at Achievement First. First, she served as the K-2 principal-in-residence at Achievement First Brownsville Middle and led the team to the top of the network in reading and math. Then Ms. Harper served as the fourth-grade principal-in-residence at Achievement First Aspire Middle while coaching the Special Services team and balancing work with the network on K-1 Math. Ms. Harper began her teaching career with the NYC Teaching Fellows before serving as a school leader at Uncommon Schools and Success Academy. Before joining Achievement First, she was an adjunct professor for the Touro Graduate School of Education. Ms. Harper earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology, a master’s degree in psychological counseling, and a Master of Education from Columbia University. In her spare time, Ms. Harper enjoys exploring new activities with her three boys and fiancé, traveling, and reading a great book on a beach.

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