Great Oaks Elementary School

  • Great Oaks Elementary School is a private.  Non-denominational Christian school situated in East Flatbush, a multi-cultural, multi-socio-economic community.It was established to provide a well-rounded elementary education to the many students who will enter its doors.
  • While it neither subscribes to nor condones discrimination of any ethnic group.
  • It recognizes the role we each play in shaping society, and seeks to enrich its own by providing its future leaders with a solid foundation of Christian moral principles and a thorough education in the prescribed academic subjects, with emphasis on high scholastic achievement.
  • Great Oaks' program comprises a positive blend of both traditional and contemporary methods of training young people.
  • It fosters a warm and pleasant atmosphere conducive to learning.
  • However.  the school believes that parental attitude towards a child's education is a key factor in that student's progress.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Accelerated Christian Education (ACE) or (School of Tomorrow)
American Association of Christian Schools (AACS)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1994
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program Cost$160

Student Body

Total Students149 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
100%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade Great Oaks Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size15 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$5,350
Tuition NotesStudents in public schools who wish to attend Great Oaks can now apply to the Children'scholar fund@nyc.scholarshipfund.org/application/tjf
Admissions DirectorJasmin Hoyt
Admissions AssociateAfrica Fannis

Sports

Total Sports Offered2 sports
SportsSoccer, SwimmingSoccerSwimming,

School Notes

  • Great Oaks Elementary School is a private. Non-denominational Christian school situated in East Flatbush, a multi-cultural, multi-socio-economic community.It was established to provide a well-rounded elementary education to the many students who will enter its doors. While it neither subscribes to nor condones discrimination of any ethnic group. Its primary focus is African American youth. It recognizes the role we each play in shaping society, and seeks to enrich its own by providing its future leaders with a solid foundation of Christian moral principles and a thorough education in the prescribed academic subjects, with emphasis on high scholastic achievement. Great Oaks' program comprises a positive blend of both traditional and contemporary methods of training young people. It fosters a warm and pleasant atmosphere conducive to learning. However. the school believes that parental attitude towards a child's education is a key factor in that student's progress.

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School Reviews

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I have seen my child grow in all aspects of his development. This institution provides a well-rounded education. One thing I am really grateful for is the small class and Christian foundation that the school provides. There are no limits on what your child can achieve here at this institution. The education my son receives stays with him because I see that he applies whatever is taught in the classroom in all facets of his life. Extra-curricula activities are also amazing. From the steel pan orchestra to the chess team. My son is given the opportunity to develop his love for music while he climbs the academic ladder of success. I would recommend this institution of learning ten times over, it really a blessing and my son will call this place home until.
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