Administrative Staff


Carroll Street Residential Center
1125 Carroll Street
Brooklyn, NY 11225
Voice:(718) 773-2041
Fax:(718) 604-4648

The Brooklyn Residential Center located at Carroll Street in Brooklyn, is operated by the New York State Office of Children and Family Services. The Center is a twenty five bed facility for female residents ages 13-17. The residents are young women who have violated the conditions of their release. The average stay is approximately 90 days.
The in-house school offers a regular High School Academic Sequence leading towards a High School Diploma as well as a GED program designed to prepare students for their High School Equivalency Exam.
Besides all of the required academic subjects, (Language arts, math, science and social studies) the center offers the following additional programs:

• Career Education
• Culinary Arts
• Art Classes
• Poetry Classes
• Computer Classes
• Entrepreneurship
• Science Labs

The Brooklyn Residential Center also has collaborations with Medgar Evers College, The Brooklyn Botanic Gardens and the Brooklyn Public Library.