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Submit an Application for 2019-20!

The application deadline for our 2019-20 Kindergarten and 5th grade lotteries was Monday, April 1 at 5 p.m.

If you would still like to apply for a Kindergarten through 8th grade seat at one of our schools this fall, you can complete an application for your child by clicking on the link below. The application will be automatically placed on our waitlist.

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There is no cost to apply to or attend an Uncommon school. Uncommon Schools are free public charter schools serving students in grades K-12. To learn more or to visit one of our schools, contact us at enrollment@uncommonschools.org or 718-363-5024.

 

How to Apply

You can apply for:

  • The Waitlist: For a seat in any grade, K to 8, for the 2018-19 school year.

APPLY ONLINE!

 
 

Create an account on SchoolMint and submit your application online.

MAIL

 
 

Download the application here and mail your application to:
Uncommon Schools NYC Admissions
1485 Pacific Street
Brooklyn, NY 11216

FAX

 
 

Download the application here and fax to (718) 228-5275.

IN PERSON

 

Visit any of our elementary or middle schools to fill out and submit an application.

2019 Kindergarten and 5th Grade Admissions Lotteries

The lotteries for all our elementary and middle schools will take place on Thursday, April 4 at 5:30 p.m. Families do not have to attend the public lottery in order to determine if their child was offered a seat. We will notify all families of their child’s offer or waitlist status by April 5. Families will receive an email (if information was provided) and a letter home containing their child’s offer or waitlist information.

The lottery will take place at Bedford Stuyvesant Collegiate at 800 Gates Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11221 on Thursday, April 4 at 5:30 p.m.

New York City School Locations

Excellence Boys Elementary Academy (Boys Only)
225 Patchen Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11233

Excellence Girls Elementary Academy (Girls Only)
794 Monroe Street, Brooklyn, NY 11221

Kings Elementary School (K-3 Only in 2019-20)
905 Winthrop Street, Brooklyn, NY 11203

Leadership Prep Bedford Stuyvesant Elementary Academy
141 Macon Street, Brooklyn, NY 11216

Leadership Prep Brownsville Elementary Academy
985 Rockaway Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11212

Leadership Prep Canarsie Elementary Academy
1001 E. 100 St., Brooklyn, NY 11236

Leadership Prep Ocean Hill Elementary Academy
51 Christopher Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11212

Ocean Hill Elementary School (K-1 Only in 2019-20)
791 Empire Boulevard, Brooklyn, NY 11203

Bedford Stuyvesant Collegiate Charter School
800 Gates Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11221

Brooklyn East Collegiate Charter School
832 Marcy Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11216

Brownsville Collegiate Charter School
364 Sackman Street, Brooklyn, NY 11212

Excellence Boys Middle Academy (Boys Only)
225 Patchen Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11233

Excellence Girls Middle Academy (Girls Only)
1600 Park Place, Brooklyn, NY 11233

Kings Collegiate Charter School
1084 Lenox Rd, Brooklyn, NY 11212

Leadership Prep Bedford Stuyvesant Middle Academy
141 Macon Street, Brooklyn, NY 11216

Leadership Prep Brownsville Middle Academy
213 Osborn Street, Brooklyn, NY 11212

Leadership Prep Canarsie Middle Academy
1070 E. 104 St., Brooklyn, NY 11236

Leadership Prep Ocean Hill Middle Academy
51 Christopher Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11212

Ocean Hill Collegiate Charter School
1137 Herkimer Street, Brooklyn, NY 11233

Williamsburg Collegiate Charter School
157 Wilson Street, Brooklyn, NY 11211