The Alternative Center

for Excellence


26 Locust Avenue

Danbury, CT 06810

(203) 797- 4762

Principal - John Webber

(203) 797- 4786


At the Alternative Center for Excellence, a high school of choice, students develop intellectual, social, emotional, and personal skills necessary for success in a 21st Century global society.


At the Alternative Center for Excellence, we educate, empower, and engage students every day.

Calendar & important dates

UPCOMING Important Dates

Nov 26th ACE Thanksgiving

Nov 27th Early Dismissal

Nov 28th and 29th Thanksgiving Break

Dec 4th Les Mis Trip

Dec 14th Breakfast with Santa

Check and subscribe to our calendar for events and details

Announcements & Special Events

Community Events

Join us @ ACE for

Breakfast with Santa!

Saturday, Dec. 14th

8:30-11:30 am

Children: $5 Adults: $6

Pictures with Santa: $10

Crafts and fun!!!

Annual Yankee Candle Fundraiser

Our Yankee candle fundraiser officially starts Sept 23! This fundraiser is a great opportunity for students and parents to support our ACE community. 40% of proceeds are donated to the school. Every student has been given a packet with info and a catalog, there are some limited extra packets available if needed.

Online sales are open until January 1st- Website and mobile app can be used for sellers and buyers. Sellers can create a profile to keep track, send invites, and manage online sales. Buyers can make purchases that will be directly shipped to them anywhere in the country. All you need to start is enter the Group code 990004594 at the website below or in the app.

Perfect for Holiday gifts, upcoming birthdays, special occasions or just to support your ACE community

The school apparel store will be open soon for a limited time in December

Please feel free to forward flyers for any positive community events to for possible inclusion on our website.