Everything “Explore”

Explore Charter School is a K-8 public school located in Flatbush/Lefferts Gardens, Brooklyn, and is the flagship of the Explore Schools network. Explore opened in 2002 and has been serving the community for more than a decade. Explore has been graduating 8th graders to the city’s top college-preparatory high schools since 2008. We are committed to doing whatever it takes to ensure outstanding educational outcomes for both our current students and our alumni. 

To learn more about Explore Charter School, click on the link, which will take you directly to their website:  http://explorenetwork.org/schools/explore/

Explore Charter School
655 Parkside Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11225

School Start: 8:10 am  /  Late Bell: 8:15 am
Normal Full Day Dismissal:  3:45 pm

Other Dismissals:
Half Day Dismissal 12:30 pm
Wednesday Dismissal:  2:00 pm



Explore Faculty & Staff Directory

Do you need to discuss homework with a teacher?  Oh no, your daughter is acting up and the Dean is expecting a return call.  Did your son turn in his high school wish list to the school counselor on time?  For all these things and more, the Explore staff is always available to answer any …

Explore Family Resources

Explore Charter School has created a family resources site to strengthen the home-school connection.  They will be sharing resources about how you can work with your child at home to support his or her academic growth. Use the link below to find grade-level specific resources, such as school supply lists, break packets, state prep material …

School Calendar

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