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Dr. Ethel D. Allen Promise Academy

PHONE: (215) 400-7040 SCHOOL TYPE: Public District Neighborhood GRADES: Pre-K (3-4 years old)-8 ENROLLMENT: 392

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Children come first and all children, when provided the opportunity to receive a high quality education in a safe and nurturing environment, will achieve at high levels. Parents are our most valuable education partner. It takes the entire community to ensure the success of each child.

Our mission is to reinvigorate the academic program, provide students and teachers with additional, targeted resources, and extend the school day and year for more time to learn.

Points Of Pride

  • Principal Eberhardt received the Lindback Award in 2015
  • Philadelphia Promise Academy
  • College-bound atmosphere
  • Excellent drumline for grades 1 to 8
  • Active School Advisory Council
  • 21st-Century Community Learning Center
  • 100 Book Challenge with United Way
  • Bright Futures
  • Dojo Coder
  • Path to Greatness
  • Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts
  • ESY summer program
  • AARP Experience Corps
  • Student council for middle grades
  • OIC after-school program for scholars in grades 6 to 8.

Admissions Policy

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

Accreditations and Honors

School District of Phladelphia Promise Academy

Hours of Operation

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