Brownsville Ascend Middle

1501 Pitkin Avenue


In September 2014, Brownsville Ascend Middle School became the second Ascend school to operate in the magnificently renovated historic Pitkin Theater, located in CSD 23, and welcomed students to sixth grade. The school now enrolls 448 students in grades 5 through 8.

Visit us!

We invite all families to visit Ascend schools throughout this application season and participate in 30-minute school tours, offered weekly at your convenience; no sign-up necessary! Tours are offered every Wednesday at 2:00 pm at Brownsville Ascend Middle School.

Ascend middle schools

Find out more about our middle school program, approach, and values.

Teach here

Join our collaborative, intellectually driven educators in building the finest schools in Brooklyn.

Enroll your child

Find the Ascend school closest to you and enroll now.