From Plato to Pluto

A small, private, and inclusive Greek Orthodox school in Brooklyn Heights for preschool to grade 8. We educate with the Socratic Method and use strong faith as a foundation.



Average class


After school



Faculty hold


Advanced high
school courses


Senior trip
to Greece


Students proficient or distinguished on state exams

Why Fantis

The A. Fantis School has a rich history of developing boys and girls into upstanding young men and women ready to contribute to their community and the broader society. Our graduates matriculate from premier high schools and universities in New York City and beyond. A. Fantis is a small, tight-knit community, where generations gather in school and church as students, alumni, faculty, board members, parents and grandparents.

Right now

at Fantis

After-school Clubs Return!!

After two long years, we are thrilled to have after-school clubs return to A. Fantis School! We have partnered with premier vendors to provide our students with an amazing after-school experience. From soccer and tennis to ceramics and comics, there is something for everyone and of every age! The full menu is available under the Parents Tab.

New Family Meet & Greet

New Fantis Families can join the PTO at A. Fantis School this month for an informal meet-and-greet. There will be a light breakfast, free play, and a school tour!

"Teach children in a way that fits their needs, and they will not leave the right path."


Fantis Students Excel

In spite of the pandemic's challenges, student achievement increased 11% on the latest state exams, marking the fifth consecutive year of gains.
Fantis student achievement isn nearly double the NYC average on state exams for grades 3-8.

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Athens as your classroom

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