Empathy and Community
Questions are More Important Than Answers
Castle Bridge is an inclusive, dual language, progressive, and integrated elementary school in Upper Manhattan. With a diverse student body that reflects a wide range of learning styles, its mission is to foster learning in an atmosphere of inclusiveness and empathy, reflecting the richness of its community.
Brooklyn New School uses hands-on experiences within an intentionally diverse community as the basis for their authentic learning approach. From a field trip to the school basement, to "green recess," to a robotics programming class, this preK- 5 school provides a curriculum rich in creative inquiry, where student agency is honored and students' questions are considered more important than the answers.