Betsy Ross Arts Interdistrict Magnet


2018 Open Houses

JAN 30 10am

FEB 7 12pm

FEB 12 6pm

General Info

Address: 150 Kimberly Avenue New Haven, CT 06519 MAP        

Main Office Phone: (475) 220-5300

Grades: 5th to 8th grade

Admission Preferences: Sibling

School Hours: 9:15am – 3:30pm

Principal: Shawn True

School Website: Click Here

Uniform School: No




School Overview

How to Know Betsy Ross Arts Magnet School is Right for Your Child:

1. Your child is enthusiastic about the arts and has an open mind regarding trying new things.

2. Your child has a commitment to learning and a desire to expand their knowledge artistically and academically.

3. Your child has self-control, discipline, focus and tolerance, all needed for artists to excel.

 Unique Ways Your Child Can Learn and Grow Here:

○ Core/Emphasis Arts Classes 

○ RISE Program-Respect, Integrity, Safety, Excellence 

○ Rigorous Academics


2018 Open Houses

2018 Open Houses

JAN 30 10am

FEB 7 12pm

FEB 12 6pm


We offer three opportunities to shadow. Your choices are February 14, 2018, March 7, 2018 or April 11, 2018, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Please call Sylvia Petriccione at 475-220-5312 to arrange for a date.

More Info

To learn more, please contact School Ambassadors:
Sylvia Petriccione: 475-220-5312, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


What our students are saying...

”BRAMS has helped me grow in confidence, creativity and collaboration. The environment has taught me how to be a better person and I am forever thankful.“

- Rachel, Grade 8


We Provide

  • State-of-the-Art Schools

  • Free Transportation &
    Free Tuition

  • Free Preschool for
    3 & 4-year-olds

Our Mission

In addition to providing effective and innovative educational practices, New Haven Schools of Choice are designed to foster student enrollment patterns that reflect racial, ethnic and economic diversity.

Families must apply to our schools.  Students are placed in schools through a lottery.


Who Can Apply

New Haven residents can apply to any magnet or charter school in the city. Our Interdistrict Magnet Schools are open to all Connecticut residents. There are no admission requirements, tests or prerequisites for our students. We serve special education students, English Language learners, talented and gifted students and everyone else who comes through the lottery to our schools. No student may be denied enrollment because of race, ethnicity or disability. 

Contact Us

New Haven Public Schools -
Office of Choice & Enrollment

54 Meadow Street, First Floor
New Haven, CT 06519 MAP

Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm

Phone: 475-220-1430 &

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