Welcome to Brooklyn Free Space (BFS), an independent cooperative preschool located in the heart of Park Slope, Brooklyn. 

For over 35 years, BFS has been committed to providing child-centered education in a cooperative community, that engages teachers and parents alike in learning. We are committed to serving a diverse population and offer financial aid to our families in need.


Valuing Pre-K in an Early Childhood Environment

With the expansion of free, full-day public Pre-K in New York City, many families question the value of having their child spend their Pre-K year in an independent preschool such as Brooklyn Free Space. We would love all of our families to stay with us, but we understand that, for many, there are other factors involved.  Read more…

Apply online: The online application for the 2015 - 2016 School Year is now available.

298 6th Avenue

(btwn 2nd and 3rd St)

Brooklyn, NY 11215

PH: (718) 965-3135

FAX: (718) 965-0381