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Is there a store where I can see and buy my child’s uniform?

July 3, 2022 Jamie

Yes, the French Toast pop-up store is located at 2319 Frederick Douglass Blvd. The store will be open from June 20 to August 31, Monday-Thursday from 12 p.m. – 8 p.m. and Friday-Sunday from 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. There, you can order uniform kits, get fitted, and return and exchange items.  Also, newly accepted... Read more

Is there any financial help for ordering uniforms?

July 3, 2022 Jamie

To meet the needs of so many in our community who are experiencing economic hardship due to the coronavirus, Success Academy is providing one free uniform set for all newly accepted children in the 2022-2023 school year, which includes all items you will need for a complete outfit. This does not apply to scholars who... Read more

What should I do after I order my uniform?

April 14, 2022 Jamie

WORK TO COMPLETE THE READING LOGS: We ask that you read to your child every night. It’s great preparation for learning; children hearing a story read to them will be better equipped to learn to read on their own.  That’s why we require that all new SA scholars complete a summer reading log, from the... Read more

What will I receive in my uniform package?

April 14, 2022 Jamie

Families will receive all required items. Additional items are available for purchase. Please note that families need to purchase their child’s black shoes (with no shoelaces).  Read more

When will I get my child’s uniform?

April 14, 2022 Jamie

Accepted families who order their free SA uniform kit from French Toast, should receive their order within 10-15 business days. If you have any issues with your order please contact French Toast directly at (800) 411-5844.  Read more

How can I order uniforms?

April 14, 2022 Jamie

French Toast is the official and only vendor for a Success Academy uniform. Families can either order online or visit the French Toast pop-up store.  NEWLY ACCEPTED CHILDREN: If your child is accepted to a Success Academy location, you will be required to order a free uniform package based on your child’s grade. Once you... Read more

Why does SA require uniforms?

April 14, 2022 Jamie

We believe that uniforms keep our scholars focused and eliminate both distractions and status distinctions. Scholars are required to wear their uniforms every day of the school year unless we communicate otherwise.  Read more

I do not want to accept my seat at Success Academy. What should I do?

April 14, 2022 Jamie

If you know you will not attend your accepted location you may opt to decline individual schools on your application while remaining on the waitlist for other schools. To decline an accepted seat or waitlisted position, you can either use the accept/decline link in your accepted status email, call us at 646-472-1911, or email [email protected] Read more

I was accepted to a Success Academy school that is not my first choice. Can I transfer my acceptance to another Success Academy location?

April 14, 2022 Jamie

You cannot transfer your acceptance from one Success Academy location to another. That would mean jumping ahead of everyone else on the waitlist for that school. However, if you do not get into your top-choice Success Academy location this year, we recommend that you accept your current placement and reapply through the lottery for next... Read more

What are the documents needed for my SA school location registration?

April 14, 2022 Jamie

After you receive the registration email (in late July), the following documents will need to be uploaded to the Success Academy Families site as soon as possible.   Proof of Residency – This document shows that the responsible adult for the applying child resides in New York State. All Success Academy scholars must be legal New... Read more