Admissions - Brooklyn Prospect Charter School

Admissions

We are a tuition-free, public charter school serving grades K-12. Our Admissions is done by blind lottery, meaning no test scores, grades, recommendations or behavioral histories will be taken into consideration during the application process. Any student can apply to Brooklyn Prospect!

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Lottery (only grades K, 6, 9)

The 2021-22 lottery application is now open for grades K, 6 and 9 on SchoolMint. To apply, simply sign up and create an account to get started on your application. You can easily check on or review your application status at any time by signing into your SchoolMint account.

All lottery applicants will receive their lottery results electronically via email and/or text within 24-72 hours after the April lottery.

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Waitlist (all other grades)

For students applying post-lottery or to grades other than K, 6, and 9, the waitlist application for the 2021-2022 school year is now open on SchoolMint. Simply sign up and create an account to get started on your application. You can easily check and/or review your waitlist status at any time by signing into your SchoolMint account. Students admitted from our rolling waitlist will be contacted electronically via email and/or phone, so please be sure to update your contact information if it changes. As your student rises to each intake year (6th or 9th), please submit a new application to be considered for the lottery.

Please note, waitlists are established by qualifying preferences, and/or waitlist application timestamp.

Information Nights & Admissions Preferences

Click your school of interest below to learn more about Information Nights & Admissions Preferences. Please note, due to the large number of applicants, tours are only offered to admitted students and families after the April lottery.

Click for more info on Downtown Elementary School

Click for more info on Windsor Terrace Elementary School

Click for more info on Clinton Hill Middle School

Click for more info on Windsor Terrace Middle School

Click for more info on Brooklyn Prospect High School

Downtown Elementary School

80 Willoughby St | Grades K-5 | District 13

Applications will be accepted for grades K-5, with openings expected in kindergarten. All rising kindergarten students will be asked to complete a lottery application. All other students will be asked to complete the waitlist application.

We offer lottery preference to:

  • Siblings of current students
  • Children of employees
  • Students residing in NYC who qualify for free or reduced price lunch
  • Students residing in District 13. To verify your District, click here.

Applicant families are strongly encouraged to attend an information session. Each information session features a formal presentation by the school principal, followed by a question & answer session. No RSVP is required. Please note that sessions do not include a tour of building facilities.

*Students who participate in the lottery with a preference but are unable to substantiate that preference will be placed at the end of the waitlist. Parents/guardians must provide proof of birth and district residency upon registration.

In cases of transient families applying to Brooklyn Prospect, contact admissions@brooklynprospect.org.

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Information Nights

1st Information Night:

Grades K-5 | District 13
October 22, 2020 | 6:00 pm
[Virtual] Click here to join the DTES Virtual Info Session

Add to CalendarMM/DD/YYYY 10/22/2020 06:00 pm10/22/2020 07:00 pmfalseAmerica/New_YorkBrooklyn Prospect Downtown Elementary Information NightGrades K-5 | District 13https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82448238098

2nd Information Night:

Grades K-5 | District 13
January 14, 2021 | 6:00 pm
Virtual

Add to CalendarMM/DD/YYYY 01/14/2021 06:00 pm01/14/2021 07:30 pmfalseAmerica/New_YorkBrooklyn Prospect Downtown Elementary Information NightGrades K-5 | District 13Virtual

*Due to the large number of applicants, tours are only offered to admitted students and families after the April lottery.

Windsor Terrace Elementary School

3002 Fort Hamilton Parkway | Kindergarten- 1st grade | District 15

Lottery applications will be accepted for Kindergarten. Waitlist applications will be accepted for 1st grade. Curious about our school? Check out these FAQs!

We offer lottery preference to:

  • Siblings of current students
  • Children of employees
  • Students residing in NYC who qualify for free or reduced price lunch
  • Students residing in District 15. To verify your District, click here.

Applicant families are strongly encouraged to attend an information session. Each information session features a formal presentation by the school principal, followed by a question & answer session. No RSVP is required. Please note that sessions do not include a tour of building facilities.

*Students who participate in the lottery with a preference but are unable to substantiate that preference will be placed at the end of the waitlist. Parents/guardians must provide proof of birth and district residency upon registration.

In cases of transient families applying to Brooklyn Prospect, contact admissions@brooklynprospect.org.

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Information Nights

1st Information Night

Grades K-1 | District 15
October 28, 2020 | 6:00 pm
[Virtual] Click here to join the WTES Virtual Info Session

Add to CalendarMM/DD/YYYY 10/28/2020 06:00 pm10/28/2020 07:00 pmfalseAmerica/New_YorkBrooklyn Prospect Windsor Terrace Elementary Information NightGrades K-1 | District 15https://zoom.us/j/96120438877

2nd Information Night:

Grades K-1 | District 15
January 21, 2021 | 6:00 pm
Virtual

Add to CalendarMM/DD/YYYY 1/21/2021 06:00 pm1/21/2021 07:00 pmfalseAmerica/New_YorkBrooklyn Prospect Windsor Terrace Elementary Information NightGrades K-1 | District 15Virtual

*Due to the large number of applicants, tours are only offered to admitted students and families after the April lottery.

Clinton Hill Middle School

1100 Fulton St | Grades 6-8 | District 13

Applications will be accepted for grades 6-8, with openings expected in 6th grade. All rising 6th grade students will be asked to complete a lottery application. All other students will be asked to complete the waitlist application.

We offer lottery preference to:

  • Siblings of current students
  • Children of employees
  • Students residing in NYC who qualify for free or reduced price lunch
  • Students residing in District 13. To verify your District, click here.

Applicant families are strongly encouraged to attend an information session. Each information session features a formal presentation by the school principal, followed by a question & answer session. No RSVP is required. Please note that sessions do not include a tour of building facilities.

*Students who participate in the lottery with a preference but are unable to substantiate that preference will be placed at the end of the waitlist. Parents/guardians must provide proof of birth and district residency upon registration.

In cases of transient families applying to Brooklyn Prospect, contact admissions@brooklynprospect.org.

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Information Nights

1st Information Night

Grades 6-8 | District 13
October 21, 2020 | 6:00 pm
[Virtual] Click here to join the CHMS Virtual Info Session

Add to CalendarMM/DD/YYYY 10/21/2020 06:00 pm10/21/2020 07:00 pmfalseAmerica/New_YorkBrooklyn Prospect Clinton Hill Middle Information NightGrades 6-8 | District 13https://zoom.us/j/8963418115

2nd Information Night 

Grades 6-8 | District 13
January 20, 2021 | 6:00 pm
Virtual

Add to CalendarMM/DD/YYYY 1/20/2021 06:00 pm1/20/2021 07:00 pmfalseAmerica/New_YorkBrooklyn Prospect Clinton Hill Middle Information NightGrades 6-8 | District 13Virtual

*Due to the large number of applicants, tours are only offered to admitted students and families after the April lottery.

Windsor Terrace Middle School

40 Flatbush Ave. Ext.* | Grades 6-8 | District 13
*Read this parent update about our current location

Applications will be accepted for grades 6-8, with openings expected in 6th grade. All rising 6th grade students will be asked to complete a lottery application. All other students will be asked to complete the waitlist application.

We offer lottery preference to:

  • Siblings of current students
  • Children of employees
  • Students residing in NYC who qualify for free or reduced price lunch
  • Students residing in District 13. To verify your District, click here.

Applicant families are strongly encouraged to attend an information session. Each information session features a formal presentation by the school principal, followed by a question & answer session. No RSVP is required. Please note that sessions do not include a tour of building facilities.

Students who participate in the lottery with a preference but are unable to substantiate that preference will be placed at the end of the waitlist. Parents/guardians must provide proof of birth and district residency upon registration.

In cases of transient families applying to Brooklyn Prospect, contact admissions@brooklynprospect.org.

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Information Nights

1st Information Night

Grades 6-8 | D-13
October 20, 2020 | 6-7 pm
[Virtual] Click here to join the WTMS Virtual Info Session

Add to CalendarMM/DD/YYYY 10/20/2020 06:00 pm10/20/2020 07:00 pmfalseAmerica/New_YorkWindsor Terrace Middle School Information NightGrades 6-8 | District 13https://zoom.us/j/97568957397

2nd Information Night 

Grades 6-8 | D-13
January 20, 2021 | 6-7 pm
Virtual

Add to CalendarMM/DD/YYYY 1/20/2021 06:00 pm1/20/2021 07:00 pmfalseAmerica/New_YorkWindsor Terrace Middle School Information NightGrades 6-8 | District 13Virtual

*Due to the large number of applicants, tours are only offered to admitted students and families after the April lottery.

Brooklyn Prospect High School

3002 Fort Hamilton Parkway | Grade 9-12 | District 15

Applications will be accepted for grades 9-12, with openings expected in 9th grade. All rising 9th grade students will be asked to complete a lottery application. All other students will be asked to complete the waitlist application. Seats rarely open for 11th and 12th grade.

We offer lottery preference to:

  • Siblings of current students
  • Children of employees
  • Students residing in District 15. To verify your District, click here.

Applicant families are strongly encouraged to attend an information session. Each information session features a formal presentation by the school principal, followed by a question & answer session. No RSVP is required. Please note that sessions do not include a tour of building facilities.

*Students who participate in the lottery with a preference but are unable to substantiate that preference will be placed at the end of the waitlist. Parents/guardians must provide proof of birth and district residency upon registration.

In cases of transient families applying to Brooklyn Prospect, contact admissions@brooklynprospect.org.

Download print-friendly PDF

Information Night

Grades 9-12 | D-15
October 27 | 6 pm
Virtual: https://zoom.us/j/99551957671

Add to CalendarMM/DD/YYYY 10/27/202o 06:00 pm10/21/202o 07:30 pmfalseAmerica/New_YorkBrooklyn Prospect High School Information NightGrades 9-12 | District 15https://zoom.us/j/99551957671

*Due to the large number of applicants, tours are only offered to admitted students and families after the April lottery.

Admissions Timeline

October '20 – April '21
Lottery application is open and information sessions hosted online.
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April 1, 2021
Lottery applications due by 5pm
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April 5, 2021
Public admissions lottery hosted for intake grades K, 6, and 9
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April 7, 2021
1st round lottery results emailed and/or sent by text
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April 14, 2021
Acceptance deadline (1st round) due for all grades AT 5PM
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April 21, 2021
Registration (1st round) deadline for all grades at 5 pm
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May - September
Post-lottery applications open
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ALL YEAR
Waitlist applications open year round with brief closure for rollover period
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Admissions is by blind lottery – that means no test scores, grades, recommendations or behavioral histories will be taken into consideration during the application process.