Excellence Community Schools is a growing network of 5 free, public charter schools operating in the Tri-State area, namely the Bronx, NY and Stamford, CT. ECS is the charter management organization, or “parent organization” of Bronx Excellence 1-3, Bronx middle and Stamford Excellence.
The Bronx Excellence family is approaching it's 15th year of operation and serves over 1,000 students in grades K-8 across 5 buildings, including our environmentally friendly, LEED-certified Parkchester campus. Since 2004, Bronx Excellence has evolved into 3 elementary schools, and 1 middle school. Conversely, Stamford Excellence, welcomed its 3rd school year in Fall 2017 and teaches 200+ scholars in grades Pre-K – 3; it is also the 1st charter elementary in Stamford, CT.
Using ECS’s academically challenging, literacy based National Blue Ribbon School Model within a conduct driven and culturally sensitive school environments, ECS, Bronx Excellence and Stamford Excellence continually expects excellence from children and staff.
Excellence Community Schools, Bronx Excellence and Stamford Excellence are seeking several STEM, ELA, Mathematics, Foreign Language and Humanities teachers for the 2017-2018 school year. These positions are open until filled. Please review requirements and apply here.
Alumni Services assists our scholars well beyond their grade school years. We pride ourselves on keeping a close, personal relationship and mentorship, with alumni in high school, college and beyond.
ECS continually emphasizes that all children, regardless of race or ethnicity and socio-economic circumstance, should have equitable access to high-quality educational options.
An extended school day enables ECS to offer instruction in language arts, mathematics, science and social studies, as well as specials classes such as art, music, physical education, and STEM
ECS believes that every child should have access to free, high-quality educational options, especially in communities where students are educationally underserved.