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Gilbert Spruance Elementary School

PHONE: (215) 400-3290 SCHOOL TYPE: Public District Neighborhood GRADES: Pre-K (3-4 years old)-8 ENROLLMENT: 1209

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The vision of Gilbert Spruance school is the following: With high expectations and in a safe environment; We believe that all Spruance students can achieve and become life-long learners. --Our mission is: Spruance Elementary School is dedicated to excellence. Spruance is a teaching and learning community where instruction is child centered and developmentally appropriate. All students are afforded the opportunity to achieve to their full potential in order to become lifelong learners and responsible members of the community.--Slogan: "Every Kid, Every Day in Every Class"

Points Of Pride

Diversity of staff and students: Over 30 languages spoken. Music, art and physical education instruction for all students. State-of-the-art technology instructional program with three labs, in-class computers and SMART Boards. End-of-the-year Olympics program. Eagles Playground Build 2015. Adopt-A-School partnership with the Nu Sigma Chapter of Phi Beta Sigma fraternity, Inc. Chromebooks for every grade. Full sports program and a number of after-school enrichment programs. Men of Spruance & Girls R.U.L.E mentoring programs. Need-In-Deed Partnership. MLK Day of Service Site. No Place for Hate.

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Students must live within designated catchment boundaries.

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