Make the Dream of a Catholic Education Into a Reality
Mary Queen of Heaven Catholic Academy is Mill Basin’s top educational and Catholic institution, second to none! The emphasis is on educating the whole child academically, spiritually and socially in preparation for their future roles as citizens in a diverse society.
Faculty and staff are dedicated to maintaining a Christian atmosphere of respect, love and concern for all students. Their attention is focused on the Common Core Standards, and new strategies for learning have been implemented. As part of the curriculum, younger grades learn music, while older grades learn to speak Spanish. The school also offers an early morning drop-off and after-school program.
The school community attends First Friday Mass and monthly prayer services. Students are involved in community service projects, which remind them of their responsibility as Christians to serve others.
Monthly assemblies are designed to encourage the children to achieve. The Student of the Month Assembly is a big hit!
Mary Queen of Heaven Catholic Academy has a Junior Beta Club that is responsible for conducting school-wide projects, such as collecting food for the food pantry, helping less fortunate children and wounded veterans. Students are encouraged to share their talents with others.
The school offers band along with many opportunities for students to enter art and essay contests. Students frequently win awards that showcase their talents.
Some eighth-grade students attend St. Edmund Prep each morning for a high school class in earth science and Math 9 in preparation for the June Regents. Former students have received over $250,000 in scholarships to St. Edmund Prep, Regis, Xaverian, Bishop Loughlin and Bishop Kearney. Students have also attended Stuyvesant, Brooklyn Tech, Brooklyn College Academy and Edward R. Murrow.
Mary Queen of Heaven Catholic Academy offers all of this for the lowest tuition in the Mill Basin area. Scholarships are available for families that qualify. Mary Queen of Heaven Catholic Academy is the one place in Brooklyn where a Catholic education is not just a far-fetched dream, but a very possible reality.
Visit www.mqhca.net or call 718-763-2360 for more information.