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Boys' Latin of Philadelphia Charter School: Middle School Campus

PHONE: (215) 387-5149 SCHOOL TYPE: Public Charter Citywide GRADES: 6-8 ENROLLMENT:

Fast Facts

  • Principal

    Mr. Robert Parker

  • Phone Number

    (215) 387-5149

  • Website

  • Neighborhood

    Haddington

  • SEPTA Routes

    MFL (63rd Street), Bus (30, 31, 46), Trolley (15)

  • Preschool/Daycare

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  • Application Deadline

    2022-01-24

  • Tuition

  • Uniform

    Yes

  • Extended Day

  • Graduation Rate

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Mission

We prepare boys for success in college and beyond, using as our foundation a classical Latin education, the positive influence of brotherhood and rich relationships. We are a community that values and cultivates critical thinking, personal responsibility, emotional intelligence and character development.

Points Of Pride

  1. We send more African American males to college than any other school in Pennsylvania
  2. 77% College Persistence Rate
  3. 79% College Enrollment Rate
  4. 98% College Acceptance Rate
  5. Boys' Latin graduates accepted and offered scholarships to top 100 colleges and universities including Amherst, Bates, Howard, Penn, Penn State, Swarthmore, and Wesleyan
  6. Only all-boys public school in Pennsylvania
  7. 1:1 laptop program
  8. Latin required in grades 7-12
  9. 12:1 student/teacher ratio
  10. "Best of Philly" acclaimed after school program with 40+ sports teams, clubs, and organizations
  11. Only public school Crew program in Philadelphia
  12. #1 public school Bowling and Lacrosse programs in Philadelphia
  13. Recognized by the Wall Street Journal for exceptional performance on the National Latin Exam
  14. 10 students selected for competitive Summer Search program
  15. 8 students earned scholarships to attend the North Carolina Outward Bound School

 

Admissions Policy

Admission is open to all boys who live in Philadelphia and who are rising to grades 6, 7, or 9. It is important for parents and applicants to know about our rigorous curriculum, which is exclusively college preparatory with a Latin language requirement, and our extended school day. Selection of students for admission is done by randomized lottery.

Accreditations and Honors

Charter Renewal in 2017

Middle school expansion granted in 2012

Hours of Operation

Sun -
Mon8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tues8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thur8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Sat -

Extended Programming Details

Entrance Instructions