Did you know?

  • 15% of bcse alumni were accepted into specialized high schools

  • Of the students who applied to independent day or boarding schools, 53% were accepted

  • 14% of our graduates have been accepted into specialized high schools

  • 30% of middle school alumni were ACCEPTED into selective public high schools

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Our Recent Alumni have been accepted into New York City’s Top High Schools including:

-American Studies
-Berkshire School
-Bronx Science
-Brooklyn Friends
-Brooklyn Latin
-Brooklyn Tech
-Cardinal Spellman
-Concord Academy
-Fieldston School
-Fiorello H. LaGuardia
-Fordham Prep
-Grace Church
-Harvest Collegiate
-Iona Prep

-LaSalle
-Loomis Chaffee
-Preston
-Rudolf Steiner
-Sacred Heart
-St. Jean Baptiste
-Stuyvesant HS
-The Masters School
-Xavier High

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The HS Placement Team provides intensive support to each family. In the last 2 years, over $85,000 in scholarships were awarded to alumni. In addition, select alumni attended the STEM and Shakespeare Summer Program at Colgate University. Other outside selective enrichment opportunities include:

-Breakthrough New York
-Camp Broaderway
 -HEAF
-Oliver Scholars
-Prep for Prep
-REACH
-Riverdale Academic & Athletic Program
-TEAK Fellowship
-Stuyvesant Diversity Open House
-Bronx Science Open House

-Cardinal Spellman Pilots
-DOE Summer in the City
-Fordham Prep Higher Achievement Program
-Independent School Fair at the Boys Club of New York
-Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarship
-NCAA Academic Eligibility
-Preston Summer Sports Clinics
-Preston Young Women's Leadership Workshop

Alumni Services assist our scholars well beyond their grade school years. We pride ourselves on keeping a close, personal relationship with alumni in high school, college and beyond. Alumni Services assists in the application processes of various high schools and universities. ECS sponsored enrichment opportunities include:

-STEM & Shakespeare @ Colgate U
-Annual BCSE College & Career Week
-Annual BCSE High School Fair

Our 2nd college-age cohort of alumni have been accepted into colleges and universities that include: The Wharton School, University of  Pennsylvania, Washington University, St. Louis, Loyola University – Maryland, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rutgers University, Seton Hall University, Penn State University, Culinary Institute of America, Cooper Union, Wesleyan University, UNC-Chapel Hill, Hampton University, Tulane, Emory, Villanova, Syracuse, Boston College, Indiana University-Kelly School of Business and St. John's University

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COLLEGE AND CAREER WEEK

In the past 2 years twenty different professionals in various fields visited students in their classrooms. Students heard from medical doctors, an environmental scientist, an accountant, a photographer, a formal federal prosecutor, a Wharton business school student, a venture capitalist, a denim expert, a video producer for the New York Giants as well as company reps from AGRUP, Twitter and Boys Hope/Girls Hope.
 
Traditionally Scholars who make the Honor Roll are also selected to go on field trips to various offices throughout the city. Below is a list of some the past organizations scholars visited during Career Week: 
-Morgan Stanley
-Math for America
-Venture for America
-Bronx Center for Rehabilitation and Healthcare
-The Little Card Company
-JLL Real Estate
-Fit for Dance

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Benedict Avenue building is a brand new, 7-story middle school extension. The new LEED-certified, Green flagship site houses Bronx Excellence's Alumni Services department.

Benedict Avenue building is a brand new, 7-story middle school extension. The new LEED-certified, Green flagship site houses Bronx Excellence's Alumni Services department.