Applications for the 2024-2025 School Year are now LIVE.

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.

*Last official date to apply for Bronx Excellence 1-3 was:
April 1, 2024, by 11:59 PM EST

Lottery Date: TBD

Path to Excellence Webinar

Learn about:

  • Our award-winning National Blue Ribbon Schools model
  • High-performing K-8 free public charter schools
  • Blind lottery system for enrollment
  • What families and caregivers should look for in a charter school
  • How charter schools can lead to greater opportunities in high school and beyond


School Neighborhoods and Grades:

  • Bronx Excellence 1 Elementary Parkchester | K-4
  • Bronx Excellence 1 Middle Parkchester | 5-8
  • Bronx Excellence 2 Morris Park | K-6
  • Bronx Excellence 3 Wakefield | K-5
  • Bronx Excellence 4 Wakefield | K-4
  • Bronx Excellence 5 Tremont | K-3
  • Stamford Excellence West Stamford | PK-6


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