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Friday, April 15th was Global Youth Service Day!

HSPS was proud to participate in Global Youth Service Day.  All of our students were engaged in a community service project on April 15th to celebrate and partake in this international event. 

About HSPS

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OVERVIEW
Our school enables students to develop academic and social skills necessary to be productive contributors to society. We offer a small and dynamic learning environment with many service learning opportunities, a major component of our school and student life. Our mission to perform community service is visible in our school and throughout the local neighborhoods. Students graduate with a resume of impressive credentials and experiences. They are encouraged to strive for excellence through challenging course work, medical and legal job internships and hands-on community service experiences. We create the perfect recipe for success so that students are prepared for college and careers.

Student/Partner Organizations and After School Activities
Extended Day, Regents Prep, SAT Prep, College Now, Tutoring;  Documentary Filmmaking, (DC-TV), buildOn, Community Action Now, Global Kids, New Yorkers Against Gun Violence, Explorer's Program, Law Mentorships, Summer Health Internship Program, Latin-Hispanic Pre-Nursing Program, Red Hook Community Youth Court, Summer Law Internships, Telluride Association, Opportunity Network (Op-Net), Sadie Nash Leadership, Posse Foundation, CORO Youth Leadership Institute, Talent Search Program

Courses Offered
Special Class Offerings: Medical Science, Immunology & Disease, Parenting, Human Rights, Quality of Life, Journalism, Drama, Go Green
Language Classes: French, Spanish
Advanced Placement Courses: Chemistry, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, United States History, World History
Art and Music: Band, Choir, General Music/Keyboarding, Art

High School for Public Service received  an "A" grade from the NYC Department Of Education.  Click below for access to our school report card.

2009/2010 High School for Public Service Report Card

HSPS in the News

HSPS receives Distinguished NY Title 1 School Award

NY Daily News, August 13th 2010: Brooklyn H.S. Reaps 500 lbs of Organic Produce Each Week from on Site Vegetable Garden