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Alexander Adaire School

PHONE: (215) 400-7480 SCHOOL TYPE: Public District Neighborhood GRADES: K-8 ENROLLMENT: 417

Fast Facts

  • Principal

    Ms. Anna Jenkins

  • Phone Number

    (215) 400-7480

  • Website

  • Neighborhood


  • SEPTA Routes

    Bus (5, 25), Trolley (15B)

  • Preschool/Daycare

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  • Application Deadline


  • Tuition

  • Uniform

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  • Extended Day

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The Adaire School Pledge of Success:

A - Attend school!

D - Do my best!

A - Accept myself!

I - Instill pride!

R - Respect others!

E - Exercise freedom with responsibility!

Points Of Pride

Visionary and seasoned principal, teacher commitment, team longevity, demonstrated academic growth, and high staff and student attendance rates. Strong community collaboration, including support from Friends of Adaire (FoA), a 501c3 organization comprised of families, businesses and community stakeholders. Adaire andor FoA host many additional programs and opportunities for all stakeholders to engage, including monthly School Advisory Council meetings, family-friendly community events, and much more.

Admissions Policy

Students must live within designated catchment boundaries.

Accreditations and Honors

Principal Jenkins currently serves as a Neubauer Fellow; one of top 3 schools in Learning Network 3; 1st in Math performance; 4th place in district Activity Works, a wellness program; awarded multiple grants for academic support through organizations such as Carnegie Math, the Children's Literacy Initiative and Junior Achievement..

Hours of Operation

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