Parkway Elementary School

5566 Kings Hwy
Brooklyn, NY 11203-0112
     Tel: (718)346-0369
        
   
Grades: PK - 8 | 137 students
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Parkway School is dedicated to the belief that the desire to learn is one of the strongest of all human drives, and that the most important responsibility of educators is to nurture this drive in a constructive and meaningful way.
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In order to fulfill this responsibility, we must remain true to the motto of the school: “Not for School, but for Life We Learn.” We think that learning is an integral part of an individual’s life experience.
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While the importance of traditional learning cannot be denied, Parkway School successfully adapts the curriculum to suit the needs of the individual child.
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Through this process the children have come to the realization that learning and understanding are very different from merely memorizing facts and reiterating them.
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By encouraging children to try things for themselves, and to explore and draw conclusions without fear of failure, we provide opportunities through which children come to value themselves, other people, ideas, responsibilities, and hard work.
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We view children as active participants in their own learning process and encourage them to develop in their own way.
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While we strive for a diverse community of children and faculty, we expect children to appreciate the unique qualities and contributions of themselves and others.

School Overview

Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 137 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 100%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade Parkway Elementary School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Nazareth Regional High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is First Choice Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is First Choice Academy (0.2 miles away)
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  • BrooklynFirst Choice Academy
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    192 E 58th St
    BrooklynNY 11203
    (718)451-3565
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    0.2 mi | 21 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • BrooklynFlatbush SDA School
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    5810 Snyder Avenue
    BrooklynNY 11203
    (718)922-6390
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    0.2 mi | 114 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • BrooklynFaces Of Future Daycare Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    5302 Clarendon Rd
    BrooklynNY 11203
    (718)451-9474
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    0.3 mi | 22 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • BrooklynNazareth Regional High School
      (Roman Catholic)
    475 E 57th St
    BrooklynNY 11203
    (718)763-1100
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    0.3 mi | 448 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BrooklynEbenezer Preparatory School
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    5464 Kings Hwy
    BrooklynNY 11203
    (718)629-4231
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    0.3 mi | 175 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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