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D. Newlin Fell School

PHONE: (215) 400-8260 SCHOOL TYPE: Public District Neighborhood GRADES: K-8 ENROLLMENT: 538

Fast Facts

  • Principal

    Mr. Omahr Ashe

  • Phone Number

    (215) 400-8260

  • Website

  • Neighborhood

    South Philadelphia

  • SEPTA Routes

    BSL (Oregon), Bus (7, 47M, G)

  • Preschool/Daycare

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  • Tuition

  • Uniform

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  • Extended Day

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Our mission is to prepare students to become successful lifelong learners and responsible citizens who can contribute in a positive manner to a rapidly changing global society.

Points Of Pride

For the 6th consecutive year, ranked # 1 in Neighborhood Network I, K-8 schools, PSSA Math, Reading and Science. Experienced leadership. 100% highly qualified teachers. ESOL, special education and mentally gifted services. Art, music (vocal and instrumental), computers and physical education. Home and School Association. Extracurricular activities and clubs. PIAA sports (golf, girls volleyball, basketball, track and field, softball and baseball). -Motto: "Excellence is the Standard."

Admissions Policy

Students must live within designated catchment boundaries.

Accreditations and Honors

Made AYP 2011-2012, 2010-2011, 2009-2010, 2008-2009.

Hours of Operation

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