Public Media Is Helping
Local Communities Keep
More Students on the Path
to a High School Diploma,
College & Successful Careers

Broome Street AcademyBroome Street Academy (BSA) is a tuition-free public charter high school partnered with and located at The Door, a nationally renowned multi-service youth development organization located in lower Manhattan. This unique partnership results in a blended program of academics and social supports designed to successfully serve New York City’s most vulnerable students, including those who are homeless or in foster care. Combined with small group instruction, daily academic enrichment opportunities, extended periods for individualized tutoring, and a personal advisor, each student receives highly customized educational support, designed to help him or her excel. In addition, all students have access to The Door’s wide range of free services, located under the same roof, including: primary health care and education; mental health counseling and crisis assistance; legal representation, advice and advocacy; GED and ESOL classes; tutoring, homework help and college preparation services; career development; job training and placement; supportive housing; arts, sports and recreational activities; and nutritious meals.

Our Call-to-Action

STAY IN TOUCH!  There is no better support you can give our kids than your kind words of encouragement and motivation!  Leave us a message of hope and help our kids stay on track. Contact us directly for more information.


Broome Street Academy on the American Graduate Day 2013 broadcast
Note: PBS videos are best viewed on Internet Explorer 9+, Firefox 3.6+, Safari 4.0+ and Google Chrome


AmGrad Logo Horz Solid CS3
Connect to additional American Graduate Partners                     

unitedweserve reverse 0

Visit SERVE.GOV to search for more ways to become a volunteer in your   community!


Latest Education News

Like Us on Facebook

Public Media Is
Proud To Work With: