I.S. 318    

 Some Quick & Awesome Facts


Population, 1200 +/-  


We are a beautiful and diverse school, teaching special education, ELL, General Education, Honors and Gifted classes.


Four Regents Classes are offered to qualified 8th Graders - Algebra, Living Environment, Earth Science, & US History - 98% of our students pass Regents.


Chess Team - 52 time National Champions, NYC Championship winners for the 10th straight year, Premiere Middle School Chess team in the country


The Academy of Music at IS 318 consists of a Jazz Ensemble, Senior & Junior Concert Bands and Chamber Groups

Our Band had 8 of the 15 kids, chosen citywide, to play with the NY Pops at Carnegie Hall last spring.

In Partnership with The NY Pops our students receive semi-private instruction from Pops teaching artists throughout the year.

97 % of our kids that auditioned for arts and music H.S.’s got in


IS 318 is now a testing site for the SHSAT - currently our school has three, free, tutoring programs - based on eligibility, to help get students prepared to take the test.


Our G.O. Club hosts ski trips, bowling trips, dances and a super scary haunted hallway!


Boys Baseball - has won City Title 3 times & Brooklyn Title for the past 8

Girls Softball - has won the Brooklyn Title for the past 3 years

Boys Basketball - has won the district 14 Title for the past 4 years, they have won a total of 11 district titles since 2004

Girl’s Basketball - has been undefeated & won the District 14 Title since 2005

Cheerleading Squad - only 3 years old but already winning many awards throughout the tri state competitions


Dance Program - the basics of ballet, jazz, modern, hip hop, contemporary jazz, and other dance forms are taught as the solid background needed for being a dancer. This program is great for aspiring dancers and performers.


The IS 318 Community Garden - our own private giant garden across the street from school is a wonderful outdoor classroom for our Botany classes and club.


Over 25 free after school activities offered Monday-Friday, Visual Art, Rock Band, Engineering, Robotics, Cheerleading, Soccer Club, Science, Languages, Book Club, Film & Multi Media, Drama, Debate, Flag Football and more.


Free Summer Programs are offered to qualified students - Chess, Band, Computers, Botany, Rock Band & Enrichment for incoming 6th graders.

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Website built by PTA President, Anna Corinna Sellinger - who has no website development experience - so forgive any flaws and/or omissions. Please feel free to send edits and inquiries to IS318PTA@Gmail.com 


I.S. 318 Eugenio Maria De Hostos
101 Walton St.

Brooklyn, NY 11206

(718) 782-0589