P.S. 247 Brooklyn is a learning center that provides academic programs to more than 670 students in prekindergarten through fifth grade. It is affiliated with The New York City Department of Education. The school supports a literacy program that emphasizes on students writing and literature appreciation skills. P.S. 247 Brooklyn has educational alliances with the New York City Center for Arts Education and National Institute on Aging. It maintains a band and art, math and drama clubs. The school organizes a variety of extracurricular activities, such as field, trips, assembly programs, and dance and musical performances. P.S. 247 Brooklyn is located in Brooklyn, N.Y.