2020-2021 School Year Application* is now open.

Apply here for Bronx Excellence or Stamford Excellence


Open Houses will be held at all Bronx Excellence Community School locations on
Saturday, February 29, 2020 from 1-3 PM.
(In case of inclement weather, our Open House will be postponed to Saturday, March 14, 2020 from 1-3 PM. Please check the website for updates.)

All Excellence Community Schools in the Bronx and Stamford admit children through a blind lottery system with priority given to district residents and scholar siblings. Each school is a tuition-free, public charter school with an extended school day, mandatory uniforms, and traditional services such as Special Needs instructors, bussing and free/reduced lunch availability.

Lottery Dates:

  • Bronx Excellence 1:  April 14, 2020 at 5 PM 
  • Bronx Excellence 2:  April 15, 2020 at 5 PM
  • Bronx Excellence 3:  April 21, 2020 at 5 PM 
  • Bronx Excellence 4:  April 21, 2020 at 6 PM 
  • Bronx Excellence 5:  April 20, 2020 at 5 PM
  • Stamford Excellence: April 13, 2020 at 5 PM 

*Last date to apply for all schools is April 1, 2020 by 11:59 PM EST


School Neighborhoods + Grades:

  • Bronx Excellence 1 Parkchester | K-4
  • Bronx Excellence Middle Parkchester | 5-8
  • Bronx Excellence 2 Morris Park | K-4
  • Bronx Excellence 3 Wakefield | K-3
  • Bronx Excellence 4 Wakefield | K-2
  • Bronx Excellence 5 Tremont | K-1
  • Stamford Excellence West Stamford | PK-5