Packer Collegiate Institute

170 Joralemon St
Brooklyn, NY 11201-0112
Tel: (718)250-0221
Grades: PK-12 | 1090 students
Originally founded in 1845, Packer Collegiate is a coeducational, college-preparatory day school enrolling approximately 1000 students in Preschool through Grade 12.
A dedicated and capable faculty offers a rich and challenging curriculum that supports students' learning and nurtures their social and emotional growth.
Packer's academic program is enriched by an array of Advanced Placement courses as well as a breadth of offerings in the fine and performing arts, world languages and athletics. Extra-curricular activities provide many opportunities for independent study, travel abroad, leadership, and community service.
Packer's historic commitment to diversity is reflected in its student body, and its ongoing support for broad and inclusive programming.
Packer's beautiful landmarked campus will expand in Fall 2017 with the opening of a state-of-the-art Preschool and Kindergarten at 100 Clinton Street, one block from the main campus. 

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 1845

Student Body

Total Students 1090 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Packer Collegiate Institute Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 134 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
% on Financial Aid

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St Ann's School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is A Fantis Parochial School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is A Fantis Parochial School (0.1 miles away)
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