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AMY Northwest (Academy for the Middle Years)

PHONE: (215) 400-3460 SCHOOL TYPE: Public District Special Admit GRADES: 6-8 ENROLLMENT: 320

Fast Facts

  • Principal

    Mrs. Jodan Floyd

  • Phone Number

    (215) 400-3460

  • Website

  • Neighborhood


  • SEPTA Routes

    Bus (9, 27, 32, 35, 65)

  • Preschool/Daycare

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AMY Northwest is an academic magnet special admission middle school. We work to prepare our students to be successful in the best special-admission high schools in our great city.

Points Of Pride

AMY Northwest is a small community of learners. The school has many outside partnerships, including Healthy News Works, Philadelphia Museum of Art program and University Interns. Clubs include Comic Book Club, Guitar Club, Cooking Club, yearbook, sports, spelling bee and after-school tutoring. Additionally we are currently working on a school yard re-design project.

Admissions Policy

Students must meet specific grades (A's, B's, & C's) and attendance marks (95%). Audition/Interview, Writing sample and portfolio required.

Accreditations and Honors

1.)Writers Matters program based on the work of Erin Gruwell featured in her Book "The Freedom Writers" 2.) First In Math award winning school 3.) Emerging Scholars 4.) Athletics, Recognition in Track and Basketball 5.) Student Council 6.) AYP achievement 8 years in a row each and every year 7.) staff and student attendance average at 98% 8.)100% graduation rate 9.) Multiple awards for our parent participation 10.) Multiple awards and recognition bestowed to various teachers in recent years

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