In a brand-new building in the heart of DUMBO, the 300-seat Dock Street School serves 6th through 8th graders in Brooklyn’s District 13. The Dock Street School draws a diverse student body from Bedford-Stuyvesant, Fort Greene, Downtown Brooklyn, DUMBO, Brooklyn Heights, Prospect Heights, Clinton Hill, Vinegar Hill and North Park Slope.

The Dock Street School boasts the most modern public middle school facility in the borough. The 21st-century space features a state of the art science lab and science demo room, a gymnatorium and a music suite with a classroom space and practice cubicles.

Community Partners

  • Brooklyn Bridge Park
  • St. Ann’s Warehouse
  • DUMBO Improvement District
  • Brooklyn Navy Yard

Students will engage in hands-on, collaborative projects in STEAM fields, partnering with the best of DUMBO’s cultural institutions and neighborhood anchors: mentoring with DUMBO tech innovators, science and recreational partnerships at Brooklyn Bridge Park, cultural performances and workshops at St. Ann’s Warehouse.

Our vision is a school culture in which students are immersed in a diverse, challenging, inquiry-based, college-preparatory environment. Through enriched academic and hands-on STEAM experiences, our students will become the leaders of tomorrow.

Dock Street