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Read: What Viola Davis Can Teach Us About Discourse

Available for Pre-Order: Love & Literacy

Reignite a love of reading with this new book from Director of Literacy Stephen Chiger and Chief Schools Officer Paul Bambrick-Santoyo.

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More from Stephen Chiger: When Knowledge Isn’t Enough

Enroll for the 2021-22 School Year

All of our schools are currently accepting applications for next school year. Click below for your region and experience the Uncommon difference.

Uncommon NYC
North Star Academy
Roxbury Prep
Rochester Prep
Camden Prep

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Events of Interest to the Community

For NYC: What is Rank Choice Voting? Feb. 24 @ 6:00PM–>

Uncommon in the News

Recent news featuring and mentioning Uncommon Schools.

NYT Op-Ed: When I Applied to College, I Didn’t Want to ‘Sell My Pain’

Newsweek Op-Ed: Focus on Making Our Schools Better

TAPinto Newark: A Year of Uncertainty Yields College Acceptances