Brooklyn Landmark

Brooklyn Landmark

Ocean Hill

Brooklyn Landmark Elementary opened their doors to PreK - second graders in the fall of 2013. Since then, Principal Robin Davson and her team have made strides in increasing students' social emotional awareness and their overall academic achievement. We are thrilled to Brooklyn Landmark Elementary “develop citizens who will be decision makers in tomorrow’s society and inspire greatness in others.”

For more information, contact Executive Director Katrina Huffman at khuffman@changeforkids.org.

Quick Facts 

Principal: Robin Davson

Lead Sponsor: The Spohler Family

Student Population: 311

100% of students receive free or reduced-price lunch

11 public shelters surround the school

79% of children in the community are born into poverty

Current Programs

Programs and Experiences

Early Childhood Music: Music fundamentals, plus skill-based vocal and instrumental instruction provided by Third Street Music School Settlement for all students in PreK through second grade

Story Pirates: Creative writing and literacy support for students and families

Upper Elementary Music: A music program by Third Street Music School Settlement for all students in third through fifth grades that teaches note placement, rhythm, time signatures and other key skills

Urban Golf: Golf lessons for students that integrate physical, social, cultural and academic concepts

Leadership Support

School Manager: CFK staff member working on the ground at the school to maintain and develop the relationship with the leadership team, parents, community members, program partners and volunteers

Principal Network: Opportunities for collaboration and learning with other CFK partner school principals

Volunteer Support

Career Day: Introduces students to new educational and professional experiences so they can chart a path to their futures

Guest Reader Fridays: Volunteers read aloud to students from all grades

Family Field Day and Festival Days: Fun games, dancing, and sports help kickstart healthy habits for our students and their families

Family Fun Nights: Organized around a theme, these evenings bring parents and children together to learn and have fun

Parent University and Workshops: Held throughout the year to support parent engagement and education

Collection Drives

School Supplies and Book Donations throughout the year

Food, Coat and Toy Donations in November and December