Accommodations and Transportation

Participants will need to arrange their own travel, lodging and evening meals (breakfast and lunch included). Below is a list of hotels that are located closely to Community Roots Charter School.  We suggest booking hotels early especially around high NYC travel seasons.

The Tillary Hotel

Address: 85 Flatbush Ave Ext, Brooklyn, NY 11201                                                                                                        Phone: (718) 329-9537

Holiday Inn Downtown Brooklyn

Address: 300 Schermerhorn St. Brooklyn, NY 11217                                                                                                   Phone: (718) 624-2211

EVEN Hotels Brooklyn

Address: 46 Nevins St. Brooklyn, NY 11217                                                                                                   Phone: (718) 552-3800

AirBnB Fort Greene Locations

Getting to Fort Greene, Brooklyn

All attendees are responsible for their own travel to and from the Institute location:                                      

Community Roots Charter School, 51 St. Edwards Street, 3rd Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11205

Subway: The closest subway stations are G train at Fulton Street; A,C at the Lafayette Avenue Stating; or 2,3,4,5 at the Nevins Street Station.

Walking: The listed hotels are less than a 10 minute walk to Community Roots Charter School.

There is limited street parking near the school. Should you be driving, please give yourself enough time to find parking. Note that taxis, Uber and Lift are options and you may want to consider car sharing with fellow participants.