Best school

Vision Statement

At The SEEALL Academy, we believe all children come first and can succeed. Teaching and learning are grounded in a standards-based curriculum that combines creative instruction with the social emotional supports necessary to ensure high expectations for all students.

Best Middle School

May 2023 Calendar

2023 May Calendar

National Middle School Chess Championship

I would like to share with you some exciting news! Our chess team attended Nationals in Round Rock, Texas, and I am so proud of their stellar performance in all categories:


Team Awards

Under 1400s: 1st Place (for the second year in a row!)

Under 1100s: 2nd Place

Under 900s: 4th Place


Individual Awards

Under 1700s: 3rd Place-Jonathan Zheng

Under 1400s: 9th Place-Justin Zheng, 10th Place-Nathan Chen

Under 1100s: 15th Place Tie- Hao Bin Chen and Brian Xu


This was one of the most highly competitive middle school Nationals, with over 1200 players and 427 teams from 32 states.

This performance would not have been possible without the support of our Chess in the Schools Program, led by Yury Lapshun and our teacher and Chess Coordinator, Bobby Moy.

MS Arts Audition Boot Camp 2023

Program Description: Middle School Arts Audition Boot Camp is a free, two-week arts program for New York City Department of Education public school students entering grade 8 in September 2023. This intensive program will be an “in-person” camp this summer. The NYCDOE Office of Arts & Special Projects administers this program in collaboration with a group of leading cultural organizations: Lincoln Center, Weill Institute of Music at Carnegie Hall, Harlem School for the Arts, NY Philharmonic, Studio in a School, and Julliard. The goal of the program is to provide equity and access in preparation to screened NYCDOE arts high schools and arts programs for up to 350 currently Title I middle school students interested in auditioning for a screened high school arts program.

Dates: July 31 – August 11, 2023
Additional Follow-Up sessions in the Fall 2023 prior to High School Auditioning and Screening season (dates to be announced and subject to Chancellor Regulations)

Final MSBC 2023 Application

Final MSBC Online 2023 Instructions

2023 Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) Application

Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) is the nation’s largest youth employment program, connecting NYC youth between the ages of 14 and 24 with career exploration opportunities and paid work experiences each summer. By participating in structured project and work-based opportunities, NYC youth are better prepared for careers of the future.
Summer Youth Employment Program

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SEEALL Breakfast

Great breakfast 2023

Check Your Child’s State Test Scores

You can now check your child’s State test scores through the NYC Schools Account Parent Portal.

If you’re already signed up, just log in at and click on Assessments.

If you’re not already signed up…Let’s get you signed-up for your NYC Schools Account!

Devices for Remote Learning

Do you need a device or technical support? Need help with a broken, lost, or stolen device? Call DOE’s IT Help desk at 718-935-5100 and press 5 to get assistance.

You can also get quick help online:

Learning Bridges is a new program that provides free child care options for children from 3-K through 8th grade on days when they are scheduled for remote learning. Visit or call 311 to learn more and apply now!

Creating your NYC Student account

To retrieve your account ID and password:

  1. Go to Student Account Self Service(Open external link)
  2. Enter your 9-digit Student ID (OSIS) number. (You can find your Student ID number on a report card, your student ID card, or in your NYCSA account.)
  3. Enter your birthday.
  4. Click Continue.
  5. If the information you enter matches your student record, your username will be displayed.
  6. Your student ID is your username followed by For example, if your username is JaneD, your student account ID is
  7. If you haven’t already set up a password, you will be asked to set one up.
  8. Pick a password that only you will know.
  9. Re-enter your password.
  10. Click Update Password.

IMPORTANT: If you are still having trouble with your account after following these steps, you must either fill out a support ticket at the IT Service Desk or call 718-935-5100 (hold times may be long).

Remote Learning Resources

The SEEALL Academy

School Overview

We are a Pre-K through 8 school located in the heart of Borough Park in Brooklyn, New York. Our school holds high educational standards with academic success for all students.

Our staff provides a supportive environment which encourages students to develop into young leaders as they progress through their educational careers.

School Overview

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Welcome to The SEEALL Academy, PS/IS 180

The SEEALL Academy is committed to becoming the gateway into the top performing High Schools in New York City.
Join us on this journey of academic and creative expansion.

Educational Cornerstones of The SEEALL Academy

Find out how The SEEALL Academy stands out with our unique approach to educational enrichment.

Enrichment Programs

The SEEALL Academy offers a wide variety of elective enrichment programs for it’s middle school students. These offerings allow students to take an active part in shaping their educational curriculum around their own individual interests.

Our enrichment programs range from arts and creative, to technology and robotics classes. Students are encouraged to find a program that will suit their interests and continue to challenge them academically.

Science Enrichment

Students collaborating in Pre-Med Enrichment class

Student Awards

2023 January Student Awards

Student & Staff Expectations

We have high expectations for all students and strive to prepare them to meet all academic challenges. Our school aims to develop literate, articulate, socially responsible young citizens. We hold high educational standards with academic success for all students.

Our staff provides a supportive environment, which encourages students to develop into young learning leaders. Our school community works collaboratively so that we may create an academically challenging environment.

The SEEALL Philosophy

The philosophy of Students Educationally Enriched As Learning Leaders (SEEALL) is that all students are active learners and participants in the educational process.

Leadership qualities are promoted and shaped through cooperative and collaborative learning, individual and group presentations, public speaking, and ongoing autonomy in all curriculum areas, including the Arts and Technology.

The SEEALL Philosophy

8AL Citizen Science students collecting trash in the school yard

Contact Us

The SEEALL Academy, PS/IS 180
Students Educationally Enriched As Learning Leaders

Address: 5601 16th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11204

School Hours: 8:30 am – 2:50 pm

Phone: 718-851-8070

Fax: 718-851-9308

Please email your questions or concerns to Ferguson Nicole, Parent Coordinator, at

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