Welcome to EXCEL Academy Public Charter School


EXCEL Academy Public Charter School is the longest-operating public charter school in Prince George’s County, Maryland. Currently located in Landover, EXCEL Academy is a school of choice that serves kindergarten through eighth-grade students.

EXCEL Academy is a candidate school* for the International Baccalaureate (IB) Primary Years Programme and is pursuing authorization as an IB World School.

IB World Schools share a common philosophy—a commitment to improving the teaching and learning of a diverse and inclusive community of students by delivering challenging, high-quality programmes of international education that share a powerful vision.**

EXCEL Academy Public Charter School develops compassionate lifelong learners through inquiry-based learning experiences. These experiences cultivate intercultural understanding through innovative teaching techniques and community partnerships, with rigorous and culturally engaging academic and social learning opportunities.

* Candidate status gives no guarantee that authorization will be granted.


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