HCCS - Park Slope - School Hours

HCCS-PS School Hours

  • Pre-kindergarten students hours: 8:30am – 11:30am
  • Kindergarten school hours are: 8:00am – 3:30pm
  • Grades 1-8 school hours are: 8:00am – 3:45pm

HCCS - Staten Island - School Hours

 HCCS-SI School Hours

  • Kindergarten students hours: 8:00am – 3:30pm
  • First Grade school hours are: 8:00am – 3:40pm

HCCS School Board Meeting - Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Hellenic Classical Charter School - Park Slope (HCCS-PS)

Hellenic Classical Charter School - Staten Island  (HCCS-SI)




Tuesday, September 24, 2019


Open Meeting for HCCS-PS - 9:30am

Open Meeting for HCCS-SI- 10:00am


Location 1:


646 5th Avenue

Brooklyn, NY 11215


Location 2 via Skype:

Davidoff Hutcher & Citron, LLP

605 3rd Avenue

New York , NY 10158


Location 3 via Skype:

633 White Pine Road

Franklin Lanes, NJ 07417


Location 4 via Skype:

Dafnonas Estates Ltd.

308 84th Street

Brooklyn, NY 11209


Location 5 via Skype:

417 Grand Avenue

New York, NY 10022


Location 6 via Skype:

Queens College

Jefferson Hall

65-30 Kissena Blvd.

Flushing, NY 11364



Please note, individuals who wish to have speaking time or to place an item on the agenda, must submit their request, in writing,  no later than forty-eight (48)  hours prior to the meeting, or Friday, September 20, 2019 at 5:00pm.  Requests should be submitted to the school office.


Materials that will be reviewed by the school board and subject to vote and/or adoption are available before the meeting in the school office.



HCCS Deemed Recognition School!

Congratulations to our school for earning the distinction of being a RECOGNITION SCHOOL! This award was earned for the Hellenic Classical Charter School’s high achievement, growth and graduation rate! We are happy to be one of the best schools in New York State leading toward the accomplishment of educational excellence in student performance.

NYC Chancellor Richard A. Carranza visits HCCS!

HCCS Ancient Greek Theatre and History Day Fair teams travel to Greece on research expedition!

Holiday Extravaganza 2018

New York State Regent Christine Cea visits HCCS!

The HCCS Class of 2019 and their High Schools


CONGRATULATIONS to our 8th Graders!

  15% of our 8th graders were offered admission to a Specialized High School

  • Brooklyn Latin High School
  • Brooklyn Technical High School
  • Staten Island Technical High School  
  • Stuyvesant High School  

New York City High Schools:

  • Bard High School
  • Brooklyn College Academy
  • Brooklyn Collegiate Preparatory HS
  • Brooklyn High School of the Arts
  • City Polytechnic HS of Engineering, Architecture and Technology
  • Digital Arts & Cinema Technology HS
  • Edward R. Murrow High School
  • Expeditionary Learning School
  • FDR STEAM-Multimedia Design
  • Fort Hamilton Dramatic Arts Academy
  • Fort Hamilton High School
  • Fort Hamilton Honors
  • High School of Arts & Technology
  • High School of Fashion Industries
  • HS of Telecommunication, Arts & Tech
  • High School for Medical Professions
  • John Jay School for Law
  • Lyons Community School
  • Midwood Liberal Arts and Science Institute
  • Midwood Humanities Institute
  • Midwood Medical Science Institute
  • Millennium Brooklyn High School
  • New Utrecht H.S. Medical Program
  • N.Y.C. Museum School
  • Park Slope Collegiate
  • Secondary School for Journalism
  • Urban Assembly New York Harbor School
  • Williamsburg HS of Architecture and Design
  • Williamsburg HS of Arts & Technology
  • Young Women’s Leadership School/Queens

Catholic High Schools

  • Bishop Kearney H.S.                                         
  • Bishop Loughlin Memorial H.S.                 
  • Christ the King H.S.                                           
  • Cristo Rey H.S.                                                 
  • Fontbonne Hall Academy   
  • LaSalle Academy  
  • Nazareth Regional H.S
  • Notre Dame H.S.
  • St. Edmunds Prep
  • St. Johns Prep     
  • St. Joseph H.S.
  • St. Saviour H.S.          
  •  Xaverian  H.S.
  • Xavier H.S.


* As of date, our students have also received over $413,600 in scholarships for Catholic High Schools.

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PTA Meetings 2019-2020

  • Wednesday, September 18th       8:30am
  • Wednesday, October 16th             5:30pm
  • Wednesday, November 13th         8:30am
  • Wednesday, December 18th        5:30pm
  • Wednesday, January 15th            8:30am
  • Wednesday, February 12th           5:30pm
  • Wednesday, March 18th                8:30am
  • Wednesday, April 8th                      5:30pm
  • Wednesday, May 13th                    8:30am
  • Wednesday, June 10th                  5:30pm


PTA Snack Sale Dates 2019-2020

2019                                                             2020

September 18 & 25                              January 15 & 29

October 16 & 30                                        February 12 & 26

November 13 & 27                                     March 4 & 18

December 4 & 18                                   April 8 & 29

                                                                      May 13 & 27

                                                                      June 10 & 24


HCCS deemed Reward School for fourth consecutive year!

HCCS deemed Reward School for fourth consecutive year!

Reward Schools are either schools that have high achievement or schools that have made the most progress in the state and do not have significant gaps in student achievement between subgroups.student progress as deemed by the NYS Education Department. 

HCCS named High Achieving and High Progress Schools as Reward Schools in New York State

The Hellenic Classical Charter School was named as 1 of the 155 high performing schools in New York State. We are proud of the accomplishments of our students, and teachers. Hellenic is truly an exemplar school. 


To read more about this wonderful news, please follow the link below to the New York State Education Department's web site:


HCCS featured in the book "The Best Elementary Schools in New York City".

HCCS is featured in the book New York City's Best Public Elementary Schools: A Parent's Guide 4th Edition.


"HCCS is a winning, spirited school where kids are motivated to participate wholeheartedly.  Children study the world through the rich lens of Greek language and culture..."  



HCCS congratulates Faye Michalakos - recipient of the NYC DOE Big Apple Award Teacher.

Faye Michalakos, a  veteran teacher at HCCS, was awarded the NYC DOE Big Apple Award Teacher by NYC Chancellor Carmen Farina.  

The Big Apple Awards is a citywide recognition program that celebrates the educators of New York City who inspire students, model great teaching, and enrich their school communities. By honoring the success of these teachers, the NYC Department of Education recognizes the countless teachers who go above and beyond to serve our students and families.  

Congratulations to Faye and our entire staff of amazing teachers.