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Notification for the Proposal Impacting Springfield Educational Campus

Dear Excelsior Community,
On November 18, 2022, the Office of District Planning posted a proposal to open and co-locate a new Success Academy elementary school in building Q420 (Springfield Gardens Campus) beginning in the 2023-2024 School Year. The Joint Public Hearing (JPH) for this proposal will be held via teleconference on Tuesday, December 20 at 6 p.m. at  https://learndoe.org/districtplanning/ .
We implore you to do your own research on Success Academy and how they have responded to our children in their times of need. We do not welcome them on our campus.
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Jerky Turkey

On Wednesday, November 23th, 2022, Excelsior will be hosting our annual Jerky Turkey event. On this day, the Excelsior Family will be meeting together for our own festive fellowship.

Accessing DOE Grades

Students in NYC DOE schools that are using the new NYC DOE Grades application will be able to view their courses, assignments, and assignment grades in TeachHub. Families view that information using the NYCSA portal. To access these new features, please follow the steps below.

Gym Uniforms and School Swag

Physical Education is a required course, during your child's academic tenure in High School proper attire is required to engage. As a result we are requiring students to wear a gym uniform, and at the moment only a t-shirt is required. T-Shirts cost ...
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Covid Response

Like many communities in NYC, Excelsior has been impacted by the Coronavirus.
Principal Orji

Culture Eats Strategy for Breakfast

Thank you for making Excelsior Preparatory High School a part of your educational journey. The experiences you will have are a combination of academics, athletics, the arts and social/emotional values that are specifically incorporated into our school community to enhance your overall foundation. It is important to learn to prioritize and maintain a balanced life that contributes to success and enjoyment of the fruits of your labor. These are skills that over your lifetime will help you to maintain your focus towards achieving your goals. Hard work, dedication and self-confidence will play significant roles in your ability to be successful.

Fast Facts

  • 4 College Now Classes
  • 1:1 Laptop to Student Ratio
  • 10 AP Classes
  • 20 PSAL Sport Teams
  • ONLY school in Queens that offers a Capstone Diploma
  • S.T.E.A.M. School
  • 16:1 Student Teacher Ratio
  • 1 of 179 PROSE Schools

Principal Orji November message

Principal Orji November message to families highlighting September and October events, and speaking of upcoming November events.
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guidance counselors in their office
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