Excellence Community Schools and Founder & CEO, Dr. Charlene Reid have been recently featured as a School Choice All-Star on the Roland Martin Show which aired nationally on TV ONE.  Other prominent All-Stars include Gestalt Community Schools in Memphis and Urban Prep Academies in Chicago.

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Excellence Community Schools is a Charter Management Organization and a network of 5 public charter schools across the Bronx, New York and Stamford, Connecticut with a central headquarters in Historic Harlem, NY.

Our academic programs are based on a proven, nationally, recognized model, which originated in our flagship institute, the Bronx Charter School for Excellence, a 2012 National Blue Ribbon School.

When Excellence is expected, we aim higher, we think bigger, and together we Rise Up

DID YOU KNOW?

  • WE HAVE 1,420 Scholars in the Entire ECS Network across 2 states

  • We have 5 Schools. we will open 7 new schools by 2023.

  • Bronx Excellence 1 was the 1st Bronx Charter School to Receive National Blue Ribbon by the us dept. of ed.

Harvest Season is here and Excellence Community Schools is fueled now more than ever to see our Scholars excel in our award-winning PK-8 liberal arts and literacy based model which is augmented by powerful athletics and stirring performance arts specials.

Support our fundraising efforts for our life-changing enrichment opportunities through our 2017 Gala which is now open for registration!

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Our commitment to academic performance accountability through testing and consistent data collection is complimented by a broad liberal arts education that stresses teaching critical thinking skills.

Our commitment to academic performance accountability through testing and consistent data collection is complimented by a broad liberal arts education that stresses teaching critical thinking skills.

Clear standards for conduct and mandatory uniforms work in tandem with our long standing philosophy of active parent engagement and open collaboration with the community.

Clear standards for conduct and mandatory uniforms work in tandem with our long standing philosophy of active parent engagement and open collaboration with the community.

Annually, our scholars outperform the local school district, all NYS charter schools, and all NYS District Schools' average proficiency rates by 20-40%. To apply for a teaching or administrative opportunity please visit this link.

Annually, our scholars outperform the local school district, all NYS charter schools, and all NYS District Schools' average proficiency rates by 20-40%. To apply for a teaching or administrative opportunity please visit this link.

High academic standards focused on preparing kids for college and careers are achieved through extended school days to incorporate enriched learning activities.

High academic standards focused on preparing kids for college and careers are achieved through extended school days to incorporate enriched learning activities.