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Top 10 Reasons to Attend Boody

  1. We have the best team of teachers in New York City.  100% of our teachers are highly qualified and over 75% of our teachers utilize SMARTboard technology to deliver daily lessons.
  2. Our average class size is one of the lowest in New York City - 26 students per class.
  3. We have the first Parent Engagement Center within a NYC Public Middle School that focuses on making parents feel more welcomed, supported and respected.
  4. Boody offers a safe, nurturing environment for all its students.  We have zero tolerance for any form of disrespect.  The principal and administrators always have their doors open for students and parents.
  5. We have the number one instrumental and vocal music program across all NYC Public Middle Schools.  Our instrumental group of students represents 40% of the Brooklyn Boro-Wide Orchestra.
  6. Our nationally recognized and award winning chess team is one of the best in the city.
  7. We have a great PTA that supports our school community on a daily basis.
  8. There are several public transportation options available which make IS 228 easily accessibly via the N and F trains as well as the B3 and B82 bus lines.
  9. 60% of our classrooms are air conditioned as well as the student cafeteria.
  10. We keep our "Eyes on Excellence" all day long every day.