About SBECA

The South Bronx Early College Academy Charter School (SBECA) is a NYSED authorized New York State charter school, approved by the Board of Regents in December 2013 and opened its doors to 110 6th grade students in September 2015. Chartered as a middle school serving grades 6-8.

The South Bronx Academy Mission Statement

The South Bronx Early College Academy Charter School will provide a rigorous and comprehensive liberal arts education to students in the South Bronx through a challenging, New York State (NYS) Common Core standards-aligned curriculum. SBECA will establish a learning environment that emphasizes differentiation and personalization of instruction and a student-centered and fully inclusive approach to teaching and learning. Students will graduate from SBECA prepared for success in college and for active and thoughtful citizenship.