Our Results

Uncommon students prove every day that they can succeed at the highest levels. Learn more about why we are the highest-performing large charter network in the country and how our scholars are thriving in our schools and in college and beyond.

Our Students

19,000 Uncommon students are on the path to graduate from college and achieve their dreams.

99%

college acceptance among our high school graduates since 1997

76%

high school graduates have earned or are on track to earn bachelor’s degree

82%

considered economically disadvantaged

State Exam Results

Across our six cities, our students are closing the achievement gap on elementary and middle school state exams.

Uncommon New York City students closed the racial achievement gap in math and English Language Arts on the 2019 New York State exams.

On the 2019 New York State Exams, Uncommon NYC students achieved 67 percent proficiency in math, and 54 percent proficiency in English Language Arts compared to their statewide peers

Uncommon Rochester Prep students closed the racial achievement gap in math, and matched their peers statewide in English Language Arts on the 2019 New York State exams.

60 percent of Uncommon Rochester Prep students were proficient in math, and 45 percent were proficient in English Language Arts on the 2019 New York State exams

Uncommon Troy Prep students closed the racial achievement gap in math and English Language Arts on the 2019 New York State exams.

67 percent of Uncommon Troy Prep students scored proficient in math, and 53 percent were proficient in English Language Arts on the 2019 New York State exams
Graph indicating english and math proficiency for Uncommon students
Graph indicating english and math proficiency for Uncommon students
Graph indicating math proficiency and AP statistics for students from Uncommon Schools

Top Colleges

Our college counselors work closely with students and parents to find the right college and universities to match their goals and enable them to achieve their dreams. Here are some of the top local colleges and universities our alumni have attended.

Boston University
Brown University
Columbia University
Cornell University
Dartmouth College
Emory University
Harvard University
Johns Hopkins University
Lehigh University
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
New York University
Princeton University
Stanford University
Tufts University
University of Chicago
University of Notre Dame
University of Pennsylvania
Vanderbilt University
Yale University
Allegeny College
Amherst College
Barnard College
Bates College
Bowdoin College
Bryn Mawr College
Colgate University
Davidson College
DePauw University
Hamilton College
Haverford College
Middlebury College
Oberlin College
Pomona College
Swarthmore College
Wellesley College
Wesleyan University
The College of Wooster
Bennett College for Women
Clark Atlanta University
Delaware State University
Hampton University
Howard University
Lincoln University of Pennsylvania
Morehouse College
Morgan State University
North Carolina A&T State University
South Carolina State University
Spelman College
Texas Southern University
Virginia State University
The College of New Jersey
CUNY Bernard M. Baruch College
CUNY York College
Montclair State University
New Jersey Institute of Technology
Ramapo College of New Jersey
Rowan University
Rutgers University
Stockton University
SUNY at Albany
SUNY at Binghamton
SUNY at Buffalo
SUNY at Oswego
SUNY at Potsdam
SUNY Stony Brook