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Success Academy Fort Greene

Quick Facts

  • K-3 Current grades
  • 2013 Opened
  • K-4 Planned grades
  • 13 District


Candido Brown

A product of the Baltimore public schools, Candido managed educational programs and taught in both district and charter schools before joining Success Academy in 2009.  As a teacher at SA Harlem 2, Candido inspired and challenged his scholars to achieve great student outcomes. From 2012 to 2014, he served as Leadership Resident at SA Harlem 1, leading grade teams and collaborating with the principal and school leadership to establish a culture of high academic and behavioral expectations for all scholars.  Candido earned his bachelor’s degree from Johns Hopkins University, and he holds a master’s degree in Education Policy and Management from the Harvard Graduate School of Education.