Rise To The Challenge At The Mott Hall Charter School

Published on March 13, 2023, 2:48 pm
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Join us for our in-person open house, which will be held on Saturday, March 18, 2023, between the hours of 11:00 am and noon.

And the 2nd Annual Carnival Open House event on Saturday, March 25, 2023, between the hours of 12:00 p.m. and 03:00 p.m. at Mott Hall, 1260 Franklin Avenue, Bronx, NY 10456

We will also hold a virtual open house on Monday, March 27, 2023, starting 06:30 p.m.

To RSVP, please visit here.

The Mott Hall Charter School is a middle school located in the Morrisania neighborhood of the South Bronx. As Mott Hall enters its 11th year, it continues to live by its motto “RISE to the challenge”. Mott Hall believes that an exceptional and respectful education brings out inner confidence and creative thinking. Class-driven solutions combined with the latest technology in the classroom offer every student a challenging and rewarding education. Mott Hall students learn to respect and empower their communities through tailored academics that strengthen their self-worth.

The Mott Hall Charter School teaches for the 21st Century through its unique approach to learning, providing a holistic educational experience grounded in evidence-based research on how students learn best. Mott Hall accomplishes this through a whole child approach, not merely addressing content but focusing on the key elements of mind, body, character, and social emotional health. Its distinctive mission prepares scholars to succeed in top high schools, colleges, and careers, becoming inquisitive, open-minded, and compassionate citizens of the world.

Mott Hall has a one hundred percent high school acceptance rate, with a school year of over one hundred and eighty instructional days, an average class size of twenty-five students, and a student-teacher ratio of thirteen to one. 

Programs include: 

  • music classes;
  • adult ESL classes;
  • adult civics classes;
  • softball and basketball;
  • after school and Saturday tutoring;
  • engaging online platforms to increase student learning;
  • access to community-based organizations focused on mentoring.

We also provide transportation via MetroCards for all eligible students.

The Mott Hall Charter School is accepting applications. To apply, please visit here.

For more information, please contact Erica Flores at eflores@motthallcs.org or 718-991-9139.


Mott Hall Charter School
1260 Franklin Avenue
Bronx, NY 10456

Tel.: 718-991-9139
Fax.: 718-991-9150


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