Are you a parent interested in experiencing an Uncommon School in person? Schools will soon be offering tours. Please check back in the coming weeks for our official schedule! In the meantime, if you have any questions about enrolling your child, please click here or e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Want to see our schools in action? You can sign up for a visit by filling out our registration form here and selecting the date and school of your choice.
Excellence Boys Charter School of Bedford Stuyvesant
225 Patchen Avenue
(Between Macon and Macdonough Streets)
Brooklyn, NY 11233
Fax: (718) 638-2548
Phone: (718) 638-1830
By Train from Manhattan (via A/C Train)
- Take the A Train towards Brooklyn to the Utica Avenue Station.
- Exit the train and walk in the direction of the train to the end of the station.
- Exit the station and walk down Fulton Street, crossing over Malcolm X Boulevard.
- One block down, make a left on Patchen Avenue.
- Excellence is five blocks down Patchen, between Macdonough and Macon Streets.
By Train from Manhattan (via J Train)
- Take the J Train towards Queens to the Halsey Street Station.
- Walk up the block to Halsey Street (you will see a Dunkin' Donuts on the corner)
- Walk four blocks down Halsey Street in the direction of Saratoga Avenue.
- Make a left on Patchen Avenue.
- Excellence is one block down Patchen, between Macon and Macdonough Streets.
By Car from Brooklyn Bridge
- Take the BQE to Exit 27, the Atlantic Avenue exit.
- Follow Atlantic Avenue past Atlantic Center and the Atlantic Rail Yards.
- Turn left on Utica Avenue under the elevated train tracks past the Atlantic Rail Yards (there is a small sign for the Utica Avenue exit under the elevated tracks).
- Follow Utica Avenue through Fulton Street (Utica Avenue will become Malcolm X Boulevard).
- Turn right on Macon Street.
- The school will be one block down Macon on Patchen Avenue. Parking is available on the street. Note: please look carefully at the street signs for "No Parking" day/time restrictions.