The Stamford Charter School for Excellence, better known as Stamford Excellence, is a free, public Pre-K to 4th grade charter school based on a proven, nationally-recognized school model, practiced by our affiliate schools, the Bronx Excellence Network. The Excellence School Model boost student achievement and prepare more Stamford students for the college of their dreams and the jobs of tomorrow. Stamford Excellence offers another high performing academic option for families because we are the very first charter elementary school in Stamford! We opened in 2015 and will grow by one grade level each year until we are a full Pre K-8th grade academy. Admission is open to all Stamford residents.