National Impact

Building Excellent Schools is headquartered in the heart of downtown Boston, but our schools are located in urban centers around the country. 

BES Fellows have founded 100+ schools in 15 states and Washington, DC and have impacted the lives of more than 27,000 scholars .

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Though our schools’ locations vary, they share a common goal:
to close the achievement gap in the communities they serve.

What Does a BES School Look Like?