New York State Department of Education
The New York State Education Department has recognized Rochdale Early Advantage Charter School (REACS) as a Reward School for high academic achievement and the most progress in the state.


REACS is now accepting applications for 7th grade only. Please click the link below to start the application process.

Announcements | See The Event Calendar for more events throughout school year

Remote Learning

As our nation continues to plan for the impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic, REACS will be closed to scholars and staff for the rest of 2019 - 2020 school year. This is subject to change. REACS Staff is planning for remote learning, as well as the availability of meal services for scholars during this time. For more information, please email-us at

We encourage everyone to maintain the suggested social distancing and other precautionary measures to stay safe.

Remote Learning Resources

Here's a list of great online resources for our scholars learning at home.

Progress reports will be distributed on October 22 but only for students on Level 1 or Level 2 across all content areas (Subject Areas)
Bring Your Parents To School October 22nd & 27th, 2015
REACS "Bring Your Parents To School" day will be Monday October 26th for grades K-2 from 9 - 10 AM and 2 - 3 PM and October 27th for grades 3-5 from 9 - 10 AM and 2 - 3 PM.
Louis Armstrong Middle School Applications
Parents that are interested in submitting an application for Louis Armstrong Middle School. Please contact Ms. Allen, Guidance Counselor for an application.

Special Features

Beginning from Universal Pre-K, REACS scholars will be exposed to various careers. Guided through a step by step cognitive process of familiarization, scholars will then be able to make timely educational decisions that will provide them with a competitive edge when making college bound choices. Read more...

  • Special Education(Sp. Ed.) and English as a Second Language (ESL) Scholars eligible to apply.
  • Breakfast, lunch and transportation will be available to eligible scholars.
  • Strong curriculum infused with technology, college-bound and career-focused.
  • Excellent Community Support

Get Involved

REACS need your help to make this a success for both our community and our children. You can make a difference by volunteering your time or making a donation. Please visit or call us today to find out how you can get involved. Thank You.

Graduates from the ROCHDALE EARLY ADVANTAGE CHARTER SCHOOL will be scholars prepared to continue on their educational path to college and beyond into the world of work.