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Edward Gideon School

PHONE: (215) 400-7360 SCHOOL TYPE: Public District Neighborhood GRADES: K-8 ENROLLMENT: 201

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At Gideon, we will work collaboratively with the community and stakeholders to provide skills and resources for our families to become effective leaders, engaged citizens and life-long learners. --Mission: Close the existing achievement gap by actively working with local organizations to provide students and their families with an array of community partnership opportunities and educational excellence.

Points Of Pride

Specialty Classes: Vocational Dance, Art, Computer Technology, and Character Education. Before & After-school clubs: Philadelphia Youth Basketball, track, and dance. Gideon is partnered with Education Works.

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

AYP: 2005-06, 2007-08, 2008-2009, 2009-10, 2010-11

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