The application window for the 2018-2019 school year is now closed. Please see below for important information regarding lottery dates and lottery results. The Stamford Excellence Application is now open.

Bronx Lottery Announcement Dates:

The Bronx Excellence 4 Lottery has been postponed until further notice.

Bronx Admission Letters & Results:

Admission letters were sent the week of April 16th 2018. If you did not receive anything by April 20th 2018 please contact your school of choice to find out if your child has been selected for admission or placed the waitlist.

Stamford Lottery Announcement & Admission Letters:

Admission letters were be sent during the week of April 23rd 2018. If you have not received any communication by April 27th 2018, please contact the school to find out if you have been placed on the wait list or selected for admission.


School Neighborhoods + Grades:

  • Bronx Excellence 1 Parkchester | K-4
  • Bronx Excellence Middle Parkchester | 5-8
  • Bronx Excellence 2 Morris Park | K-3
  • Bronx Excellence 3 Wakefield | K-2
  • Bronx Excellence 4 Opening soon to Grades K and 1
  • Stamford Excellence West Stamford | PK-4

All Excellence Community Schools in the Bronx and Stamford admit children through a blind lottery 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.

Bronx Admission Letters & Results:

Admission letters were sent the week of April 16th. If you have not received any correspondence, please contact your school of choice to find out if your child has been selected for admission or waitlisted.

Stamford Admission Letters & Results:

Admission letters were sent the week of April 23rd. If you have not received any correspondence, please contact the school to find out if your child has been selected for admission or waitlisted.

2018-2019 School Year Wait List Application is now open:


School Neighborhoods + Grades:

  • Bronx Excellence 1 Parkchester | K-4
  • Bronx Excellence Middle Parkchester | 5-8
  • Bronx Excellence 2 Morris Park | K-3
  • Bronx Excellence 3 Wakefield | K-2
  • Bronx Excellence 4 Opening soon to Grades K and 1
  • Stamford Excellence West Stamford | PK-4
All Excellence Community Schools in the Bronx and Stamford admit children through a blind lottery with priority given to district residents and siblings of current scholars. Each school is a tuition-free, public charter school with an extended school day, mandatory uniforms, and traditional services such as special education instructors, bussing and free/reduced lunch availability.