Phone: (718) 388-1260 | Fax: (718) 486-2580 Principal: Charles Pomaro
...The principal, Charles Pomaro, was formerly an assistant principal for engineering and technology at Brooklyn Tech, and the school's architecture teacher is a licensed architect from Pratt Institute.
"That's my whole thing: the design process," said Pomaro
, who added that each student is expected to leave the school with his
own portfolio of work."It's a way of thinking.We want students to develop the eyes of design."Pomaro
has big plans for the school, including refurbishing the shop so that students can carry out large-scale construction projects, among them building a structure in the school's yard.He
says that juniors will volunteer with Habitat for Humanity to build low-income houses.