Leon M. Goldstein High School
Leon M. Goldstein High School for the Sciences
The Leon M. Goldstein High School for the Sciences is located on the scenic, waterfront campus of Kingsborough Community College in Manhattan Beach, Brooklyn. This college preparatory school offers an intensive academic program, with special emphasis on science and mathematics and includes the use of the College's resources, many enrichment activities and guidance services.
The school's curriculum is comprehensive and carefully planned to meet and surpass the entrance requirements for admission to all colleges and universities. In all departments, the courses of study are kept current to meet New York State Regents standards. In addition to required courses, students will have the opportunity to pursue electives in areas of special interest, including advanced placement courses. This regular, comprehensive academic high school is a small citywide educational option school with goals established collaboratively by the New York City Board of Education and Kingsborough Community College of The City University of New York. The program is one which personalizes students' education. Classes and activities are conducted in the safe and inviting atmosphere of the College. Furthermore, individualized guidance and tutorial programs are available without an appointment. Sports and extracurricular activities are included in the school program.
Planned features of the school include:
Extended School Day
Intensive Guidance Program
College Preparatory and Career Exploration Programs
Marine Sciences Program
Use of College Resources
Mentoring by College Professors
Science and Mathematics Research Programs
Advanced Placement Program
Music, Art and Performing Arts Program
Community Service Program
School Newspaper and Magazines