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  • Stay in Touch!


    Prospective Parents: If your child will be entering Kindergarten through 4th grade for the 2016-17 school year, please register below to receive more information regarding your neighborhood Success Academies.

  • Register


    Prospective Parents: Register below to be notified when the application for the 2017-18 school year becomes available and to receive more information about Success Academy Charter Schools.


Apply


There is no cost to submit an application or attend one of our schools – Success Academy Charter Schools are free public schools open to New York State residents.   

 

We are no longer accepting applications for the 2017-2018 school year. The application for the 2018-2019 school year will be available here by mid-October.

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Puede presentar una solicitud o asistir a una de nuestras escuelas de manera gratuita; las Success Academy Charter Schools son escuelas públicas gratuitas abiertas para los residentes de Nueva York.

 

Ya no admitimos solicitudes para el año escolar 2017-2018. La solicitud para el año escolar 2018-2019 se encontrará disponible a mediados de octubre.

Application Process


  • 1Eligibility
  • 2Required Information
  • 3Application
  • 4The Random
    Lottery
  • Determine if Your Child is Eligible

    To apply your child must be:

     

    Five years old by December 31, 2018 to qualify for Kindergarten.

    Grade-eligible (having successfully completed a full year in the immediately preceding grade) to apply for 1st – 4th grade.

     

    The Success Academy schools below are accepting applications for the following grades next school year:

     

    Kindergarten: All schools

    1st Grade: All schools

    2nd Grade: All schools

    3rd Grade: Bronx 1-4, Harlem 1-5, Hell’s Kitchen, Union Square, Upper West, Washington Heights, Bed-Stuy 1-3, Bensonhurst, Bergen Beach, Bushwick, Cobble Hill, Crown Heights, Flatbush, Fort Greene, Prospect Heights, Williamsburg, Far Rockaway, Rosedale, South Jamaica, Springfield Gardens

    4th Grade: Bronx 1-4, Harlem 1-5, Hell’s Kitchen, Union Square, Upper West, Washington Heights, Bed-Stuy 1-2, Bensonhurst, Bergen Beach, Cobble Hill, Crown Heights, Fort Greene, Prospect Heights, Williamsburg, Rosedale, Springfield Gardens

     

  • Gather Required Information

    In order to complete the application you will need to provide:

     

    The phone number, email, and address of the applicant’s parent or legal guardian (with whom the child resides)

    Your relationship to the applicant

    The applicant’s name, gender, and birthdate

    The applicant’s entering/apply grade for the 2018-19 school year

    The name of the applicant’s current school (if he or she is currently enrolled in a school)

    The name(s) of the applicant’s sibling(s) who are enrolled in or applying to Success Academy

    The Success Academy school(s) to which you are applying

     

    You may apply to any or all of the schools in our network that your child is eligible for (see Eligibility). We encourage you to apply to the school(s) closest to your home or most convenient for school drop off and pick up.

  • Complete The Application

    Submitting your application online is the easiest way to apply to a Success Academy school for your child. If you apply online, you can submit an application for all siblings in one session. You may also log in to your account later and make changes to your contact information, add schools, add other adults or apply for additional children. Online applicants receive a confirmation email once an application has been submitted.

     

    You can also submit a paper application for your child by mail or at any of our existing school locations. If you submit a paper application, you will need to submit a separate application for each applying child. To make changes to your paper application after submitting, please email the updated information to apply@successacademies.org or call Enrollment at 646.472.1911.

     

    The method by which you apply has no impact on your lottery placement.

  • The Random
    Lottery

    All eligible applications submitted are automatically entered into our Lottery – no further step is needed. The Success Academy lottery will be conducted in early April. Attendance is not mandatory, as results will not be distributed that day.

     

    The lottery is completely random with select preferences built-in.
    Lottery preferences are provided for:

     

    Siblings of current or accepted Success Academy students

    Children of Success Academy employees

    Applicants who reside within the Community School District (CSD) of an applied school

    English Language Learners*

    *English Language Learners will receive a weighted preference in the lottery

    Notification

    Applicants who apply by April 1st will receive notification of their lottery results by mail in mid-April. Any applications submitted after April 1st will be placed on the waitlist. Subsequent acceptances, via waitlist pulls, will be relayed to families by telephone and/or email. All results will be accessible online in late April. There are two possible outcomes from the lottery – acceptance or placement on the waitlist.

     

    Acceptance & Enrollment

    If you are granted a seat based on your random lottery number, you will receive information about how to enroll your child. You will need to confirm that your child will be joining us in the Fall, as well as attend a few events to help prepare your child for the first day of school.

     

    Waitlist

    If your child is not accepted during the initial lottery (as determined by his or her random lottery number), he or she will be placed on our waitlist. We will provide as much information as possible on the likelihood of your child receiving a seat. Many children are accepted off the waitlist each year. We update the wait list regularly and will notify you if your child becomes accepted. The application is closed in early September.

  • Stay in Touch!


    Prospective Parents: If your child will be entering Kindergarten through 4th grade for the 2016-17 school year, please register below to receive more information regarding your neighborhood Success Academies.

  • Register


    Prospective Parents: Register below to be notified when the application for the 2017-18 school year becomes available and to receive more information about Success Academy Charter Schools.