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


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