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Application Process Overview

Applications for the 2023-2024 school year are now open! Please click on the grade you will be applying for to see an overview of the required steps.

  • Fill out initial online form
  • Attend an admissions tour
  • Submit online application (student and household information, family questionnaire, student photo, application fee)
  • Schedule a parent interview with the Admissions team
  • Request confidential report from current teacher(s), to be returned directly to ISB
  • Attend a playgroup session
Application deadline: Friday, December 2, 2022
Supplemental materials deadline: Thursday, January 12, 2023
Notification date: Thursday, March 2, 2023
Reply date: Thursday, March 9, 2023

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Open Seats
There are occasionally openings still available for the school year in progress. To inquire about availability, please contact the Admissions Team at admissions@isbrooklyn.org.

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Zine Mania! A New Workshop Series Hosted by the ISB Library This Spring

The ISB Library’s Zine Mania was a smash hit! This six-part series of workshops was offered after school to students in 4th-8th Grade to introduce them to the world of zines and zine making. Each workshop was led by a different guest artist, with a line up that included authors, illustrators, photographers, educators, and bookmakers, all of whom brought their unique perspectives on the form.

Picture Me! A Portrait Collaboration between 2nd and 7th Grade Students

This year, the art department was motivated to find opportunities for cross-divisional collaboration in the art studio. After brainstorming what sort of project could become a tradition in art class and inspire students to look forward to collaborating together artistically, we came up with the idea of having the 2nd and 7th Graders create portraits of each other. This seemed like the perfect way to promote collaboration, as well as to spark new friendship among the students. A portrait involves the representation of someone, and in order to represent your subject well, you need to get to know a person to show their personality in the portrait. We paired each 2nd Grade artist with a 7th Grade artist and began the exploration.

Inside ISB’s Math Program

On Wednesday, November 15, over 40 parents gathered in our Cafeteria for a morning presentation about the math program at ISB. Matthew Stokes (ISB Math Coordinator and 8th Grade Math Teacher) was joined by Lauren Cantor (5th Grade Head Teacher and English Language Coordinator), Cristina Dominguez-Delgado (1st Grade Head Teacher) and Molida Khuon (3rd Grade French Head Teacher) to explain ISB's approach to mathematics instruction from Lower School through Middle School. A video recap is available here.

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