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Commodore John Barry Elementary School

PHONE: (215) 400-7640 SCHOOL TYPE: Public District Neighborhood GRADES: Pre-K (3-4 years old)-8 ENROLLMENT: 486

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We are a neighborhood school that endeavors to deliver a quality education. We aim to have our students remain lifelong learners who contribute to the neighborhood and the city as well.

Points Of Pride

Dancing classroom program teaching 5th graders ballroom dances. Reduced class sizes. SMART board technology in every classroom and mobile laptop computers.

Admissions Policy

Students must live within designated catchment boundaries; students may apply to a school(s) outside of their neighborhood and will be considered if space is available.

Accreditations and Honors

Our 2018 School Progress Report Indicator increase from a 4 rating to a 32 rating out of 100 total points. https://www.philasd.org/performance/programsservices/school-progress-reports/available-spr-reports/

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