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Uncommon NYC Elementary School Featured on Good Morning America
Good Morning America heard about how our students feel seen
and cared for and decided to spend the day with us at
Excellence Boys Elementary Academy to share the magic
with millions of viewers.
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We Love Learning
Together we’ll cultivate your child’s interests, instill in them a passion for learning, and set them on a path for success in college and beyond.
Our newest book, written by Chief Schools Officer, Paul Bambrick-Santoyo,
and Director of 5-12 History Instruction, Art Worrell, helps educators
foster engaging, rigorous history classrooms.
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Your donations will provide for meals, technology, and necessary
services to the hardest hit members of our community.
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Teaching at Uncommon Schools - Our Stories
"I've taught at many schools before, and never felt this level of support for myself or for the students.”
Teachers share their stories about what makes Uncommon Schools an exciting place to be.
Extended Opportunities in High School
The HS 2.0 program gives students the opportunity to discover new passions and learn from industry experts outside the traditional classroom.
“I realized that now I can do anything. The world is going to need me.”
Alumnus Brandon Burke and school leaders speak about the love and support Uncommon students receive on their path to achieve their dreams.