The Bronx Charter School for Excellence (BCSE), also known as Bronx Excellence 1-5 and Middle, is a K-8 free, public charter school network serving the Parkchester, Morris Park and Wakefield neighborhoods of the Bronx, NY. Bronx Excellence is among the highest performing charter schools in New York City and State. In 2012, Bronx Excellence gained recognition as a National Blue Ribbon School – the U.S. Department of Education’s highest honor for schools across the country.

 

Calendar Updates

October 2019

10/ 1 - ROSH HASHANAH (CLOSED)

10/ 9 - SCHOOL WIDE PD (CLOSED)

10/ 14 - COLUMBUS  DAY (CLOSED)

November 2019

11/ 5 - ELECTION DAY/ PD (CLOSED)

11/11 - VETERANS DAY OBSERVED (CLOSED)

11/ 27 - END OF 1ST MAKING PERIOD (ELEMENTARY SCHOOL)

11/ 28 - 11/29 - THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY (CLOSED)

December 2019

12/6 - SCHOOL WIDE PD (CLOSED)

12/11 - 12/12 - PARENT TEACHER CONFERENCES 5-7PM 

12/14 - SATURDAY ACADEMY 

12/23 - 1/1/20 - WINTER RECESS (CLOSED)

 

January 2020

1/ 1 - NEW YEAR'S DAY (CLOSED)

1/ 10 - SCHOOL WIDE PD (CLOSED)

1/11 - SATURDAY ACADEMY

1/20 - MLK Day (closed)

1/ 25 - SATURDAY ACADEMY                                                                                                                                                                                    

 

February 2020

2/ 7 - SCHOOL WIDE PD (CLOSED)

2/ 8 - SATURDAY ACADEMY 

2/ 12 - 2/ 13 - PT CONFERENCES (AT-RISK SCHOLARS)

2/ 17 - 2/ 21 - MID-WINTER RECESS (CLOSED)

2/ 29 - SATURDAY ACADEMY 

March 2020

3/6 -end of the 2nd marking period (ELEMENTARY SCHOOL)

3/14 - SATURDAY ACADEMY 

3/18 - 3-19 - PT CONFERENCE 5-7PM (AT RISK SCHOLARS) (ELEMENTARY SCHOOL)

3/21 - SATURDAY ACADEMY (FULL DAY)

3/25 - 3/27 - NYS ENGLISH LANGUAGE ARTS - GRADES 3-8 (TESTING)

 

April 2020

4/6 - 4/10 - SPRING RECESS (CLOSED)

4/18 - SATURDAY ACADEMY (FULL DAY)

4/ 13 - 5/ 15 - NYSESLAT SPEAKING (TESTING)

4/ 21 - 4/ 23 - NYS MATHEMATICS - GRADES 3-8 (TESTING)

4/25 - SATURDAY ACADEMY

May 2020

5/4 - 5/15 - NYSESLAT LISTENING, READING AND WRITING (TESTING)

5/25 - memorial day (closed)

June 2020

6/1 - NYS SCIENCE WRITTEN TEST - GRADES 4 AND 8 

6/ 9 - CLERICAL DAY (CLOSED)

6/19 - END OF 3RD MARKING PERIOD (ELEMENTARY SCHOOL)

6/ 26- LAST DAY OF SCHOOLREGENTS

June 17 - Living Environment @ 1:15 p.m

June 18 - U.S. History & Gov't @ 9:15 a.m

June 22 - Spanish (written) @ 1:15 p.m

June 24 - Geometry @ 9:15 a.m

 

Welcome to Bronx 2

Excellence Wanted! Apply Today or Tell a Friend

Excellence Community Schools, the management organization of Stamford Excellence and Bronx Excellence Network, seeks qualified STEM, ELA, Mathematics, Foreign Language and Humanities teachers and administrative professionals for the duration of the 2018 school year.

These positions are open until filled with an immediate start date. Please review requirements and apply here.

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BRONX EXCELLENCE FACTS

98%

98% of our scholars who took the High School Regents exams in 2017 passed.

50%

50% of Bronx Charter School for Excellence and Excellence Community Schools staff and faculty list the Bronx, NY as their hometown or residence.

2012

In 2012, Bronx Excellence 1 was the first charter school in the Bronx to receive a National Blue Ribbon Award, awarded by the United States Department of Education in the category of "Exemplary High Performing Schools".

89%

Over 89% of female Bronx Excellence scholars in grades 4 and 8 are proficient in Science according to 2017 State Exams. 83% of Former English Language Learners are proficient in math. Bronx Excellence scholars surpass the average performance rates of their district, charter, and statewide public school peers on NYS ELA and Math exams every year

30%

In 2016-2017, over 30% of Bronx Middle Seniors were accepted into specialized and selective public high schools including Bronx Science, Brooklyn Tech, Brooklyn Latin and Stuyvesant.

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