Over the past few years, education has changed a lot. Things such as digital devices have been integrated into the curriculum thereby giving students a better learning experience and a more hands-on approach. Success Academy is a charter school that has affected these new innovations to give students the best learning environment.
This is an institution that strives to give the best and will to any lengths to ensure that because the students are always their first priority. Success Academy was founded in the year 2006 by Eva Moskowitz who has engineered it to its current level of success. Admission is usually done by a random lottery which is usually done annually in April. Children with special needs are not left behind because the admission is open to all children residing in New York.
The Success academy charter network serves up to about 14,000 students. When it comes to diversity this school is the best. From the 14000 students, about 93% are African-American or Hispanic. Children from low income families also make up 73% of this population. Due to these statistics, success academy received about 17,000 applications from the available 3,017 in the last academic year. Clearly this school has high demand because of the high quality of services and professionalism provided. Success Academy has done its best in reducing the gap between students from low income families and those who come from privileged families. This can be proved by the fact that children from low income backgrounds performed better than the more privileged students because at this school they are provided an equal platform. The overall performance of the middle and elementary school of the network was among the top 10 statewide in English, math, and science. This was in the academic year of 2016.
The academic endeavors of success academy have been engineered by dedicated teachers, students, and families who support the school in its programs. Everyone participates actively for the best interest of the school. The school has art shows, ballroom dancing, chess, and service days. They are introducing a pre-kindergarten program as well as integrating digital devices in the curriculum.