School Mission and Vision

Mission and Vision of Brooklyn College Academy

We envision Brooklyn College Academy/Bridges to Brooklyn to be a collaborative community of leaders and learners. We believe that students, staff and parents have unique leadership abilities which can be used to develop a positive learning environment characterized by equity and excellence. Furthermore, to be self-reliant, principled, and able to function productively, particularly in a world of diversity, each member of the community must be committed to fulfilling his or her potential through the pursuit of lifelong learning.

Recognizing the problems inherent in educating today’s urban youth who are challenged, Brooklyn College Academy has defined its mission in terms of some basic assumptions which provide the impetus and direction of the philosophy and mission of the school. Among these assumptions are: