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A.P. Exams approaching

Advanced Placement exams are a few weeks away. We need to communicate with you clear expectations regarding your child’s preparation and help them get ready. We will meet
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Fall 2024 College Now

College Now is CUNY's largest collaborative program with the New York City secondary public school system. The program offers dual enrollment in high school and college as well as college-readiness programs; the goal of College Now is to help students meet high school graduation requirements and prepare for academic and social success in college.
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Campus Wide Town Hall

Let's talk about the upcoming changes, on Wednesday March 27th at 7:00pm. This is a virtual meeting on the Zoom platform.

Columbia University Science Honors Program

The SHP holds classes at Columbia from 10:00 A.M. to 12:30 P.M. on Saturdays throughout the academic year. Courses are primarily in the physical, chemical, biological, behavioral, and computing sciences; and instructors are scientists and mathematicians who are actively engaged in research at the University. Applicants to the SHP must now be in the 11th, 10th, or 9th grade and should have a strong interest and exceptional ability in science and mathematics.
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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

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

Principal Orji's September 2023 Message

Excelsior Prep High School Principal Rodney Orji's September 2023 message to the school community.
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Students in auditorium wearing end gun violence t-shirts