FDNY - Captain Vernon A. Richard High School for Fire and Life SafetyDistrict
- Location: 400 Pennsylvania Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11207
- Phone: 718-688-7930
- Fax: 718-922-0593
School Contacts and Information
- School Leader
- James Anderson, Principal
- Parent Coordinator
- Lachelle Bobbit
- Respect for All Liaison
- Ashley Melo
- Sexual Harassment Prevention Liaison
- Ashley Melo
- How to report student-to-student discrimination, sexual and other harassment, intimidation, and bullying
- 504 Coordinator
- Angela Eversley-milton
- Shares building with other schools
- District Borough Number
Superintendent and District Contacts
- Janice Ross
- Family Support Coordinator
- Corrine Mattis
- 1396 Broadway, Brooklyn, NY 11221
- Education Council President
- Karen Wang
- Education Council Phone
Mental Health and Wellness
- Ask your Parent Coordinator, School Social Worker, or School Counselor for more information about your school's mental health program.
Building Ventilation Information
- In order to ensure maximum safety for staff and students, all school buildings are continually monitored for any ventilation issues. The DOE makes repairs or improvements where needed and/or will close any rooms until they can be occupied safely.
- K435 - 400 Pennsylvania Avenue
- See citywide information and report definitions:
- Building Ventilation Status
Free Student Meals
- Breakfast, lunch and after school meal service is free for all NYC public school students.
- Menu Service Specifics
- Breakfast Time: 8:00 AM-8:30 AM
- Lunch Time: 11:10 AM-12:00 PM
- Food Service Manager: Dellia George
- Kitchen Phone Number: 718-922-0762
- See what's on the menu:
- DOH Inspection Report
- For School Specific Admission Information
- Browse NYC Schools on MySchools.nyc
The DOE develops tools to help families and educators understand student achievement and school quality. The reports on this page provide information about school quality from multiple sources. These sources include feedback from students, teachers, and parents. Reports also include information from formal school visits and a variety of student achievement metrics.
- School Quality Snapshot
- The School Quality Snapshot provides families with a summary of each school. The data captures the schools learning environment and student performance. Snapshots from the 2016-2017 and 2017-2018 school years are available in the links below.
- School Quality Snapshot - High School
- School Quality Guide
- The School Quality Guide is a detailed report about this school that includes complete results from the NYC School Survey and more information on student achievement.
- School Quality Guide - High School
- Quality Review Report
- The Quality Review Report is the result of a two-day visit by an experienced educator, who has looked at how well this school supports student learning and teacher practice.
- Quality Review Report 2017-2018
- Quality Review Report 2014-2015
- School Performance Dashboard
- The School Performance Dashboard shows multiple years of data and key comparisons for this school.
- School Performance Dashboard - High School