Explore Upper Charter School is a community 6–8 public school located in District 17 in Flatbush, Brooklyn. It is the flagship Upper School in the Explore Schools network.  Since 2008, Explore Upper has graduated 8th graders who matriculate into the city’s top college-preparatory high schools..

At Explore Upper, our students come first. Every decision, instructional goal, and value focuses on what’s best for our students. We are committed to doing whatever it takes to ensure outstanding educational outcomes for both our current students and our alumni.






Hear what Explore Upper and Lower mean to our students, parents, and alumni: