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Brownsville Preparatory Institute

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Registration and Enrollment

We make enrolling extremely easy. Just click HERE to get the process start. Everything starts with scheduling a tour our facility. Tours are conducted Monday and Thursdays at 9:00 am, 9:30 am, and 10:00 am.

Camp Registration

Are you interested in our 2020 Brownsville Preparatory Institute Summer Camp. Please click HERE to register.

Admin Team

Mrs. Rita Brown-Founder
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Mr. Patrick Charles, M.S.-Director
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Ms. Bridgette McCloud, M.S.-Enrichment Coordinator
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Ms. Ashley Garrison, M.S.-
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Career Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in the Brownsville Preparatory Institute. We are an age 3 through 3rd grade environment. Our staff values what is possible in education when teamwork, flexibility, positivity, intentional planning, and professional development are in play. Want to join our team of educators? Click here to apply

Here Are 8 Fast Fact About The History Of Brownsville Preparatory Institute

1. BPI is a family owned and operated business with Mrs. Browns daughter Dr. Atira Charles as Executive Director of Brownsville Seeds of Literacy DONATE HERE and Patrick Charles as the Administrator of Brownsville Prep.  
2. BPI opened in 2007 as The Brownsville Child Learning Center with less than 10 children 
3. Brownsville Prep started as a home based business and has since grown into a 70+ student population
4. Mrs. Brown opened the school because of her own struggles as a mother of a son that was not being served correctly in the public school system.
5. We have 100% success rate for Brownsville Prep student reading at early ages (including our 3 year old children)
6. Every February, The Brownsville Preparatory Institute hosts an annual Black History Program! Each student fully dresses into character and recites a monologue of a famous African American. During this time students are also excited to showcase what they have learned since school started! Check out our gallery to see pictures.
7. In 2019 Brownsville expanded to serve students through the 3rd grade! In the near future we are working to provide schollarships to students, because every child has the right to a quality education. DONATE HERE to help!
8. Brownsville Preparatory Institute runs two Summer Programs! Brownsville‘s Camp Excellence (rising first through 6th grade) & Brownsville‘s Kindergarten Reading Camp (rising kindergartners) 

Our Environment

Students at Brownsville Preparatory Institute are taught from day one that the bases of their educations will be integrity and accountability. We strive to provide a safe and nurturing learning environment while at the same time teaching your child that good decision making falls square their shoulders. Our learning environment specializes in helping them develop these good decision making skills. Schedule a tour today to get more information about “The Brownsville Way”.

Location: 1401 Old Bainbridge Rd, Tallahassee FL 32303

Telephone: (850) 412-9390


School Hours: M-F: 7:30am – 3:30pm

Help us make a difference

Brownsville Preparatory Institute has become a pillar of the Tallahassee community and beyond over the last few years.  We help empower children to build a foundation of excellence that will propel them into a bountiful future. Help us achieve our mission of making a better tomorrow for those that we are able to reach. The more help we have from amazing people like you helps us get closer to our goal of giving every child we can reach a better opportunity to be successful in adult hood through better educational Opportunities. Click the button below to see how you can help.



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Physical Address: 1401 Old Bainbridge Rd, Tallahassee FL 32303

Mailing Address: 3122 Mahan Drive, Suite 801-294, Tallahassee Fl  32308

Telephone: (850) 412-9390


School Hours: M-F: 7:30am – 6:00pm


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