N.Y.S. School of Character

New Deadline: December 12, 2014

NYSSOC Application

Reason for Applying and New York State School of Character Purpose

The application process is a valuable means of receiving professional feedback and guidance on developing a successful improvement plan.  Schools and districts should apply for a National Schools of Character award when they feel they have achieved a standard of excellence and are ready to be a leader among their peers.


Application Process


The State Schools of Character Award has a tri-fold purpose:

  • To identify exemplary schools and districts to serve as models for others by sharing best practices.
  • To help schools and districts improve their efforts in effective character education.
  • To develop a state-level mentoring network among educators.


Press Release

2014 National School of Character2014 National School of Character: Harrison Avenue, South Glens Falls

If you would like more information contact The Academy, Dr. Philip Fusco philipfusco@aol.com or go directly to character.org to find out more information on how you can become a school of character.

                 Educational Vistas, Inc is a major sponsor of this program