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James R. Lowell Elementary School

PHONE: (215) 400-3740 SCHOOL TYPE: Public District Neighborhood GRADES: Pre-K (3-4 years old)-4 ENROLLMENT: 548

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As part of a multicultural community, we strive to create a climate of safety, mutual respect and equity. By doing this, we utilize the strengths of our many cultures to enable all of our students to reach their potential. Teaching and learning are our priorities.

Points Of Pride

Lowell Elementary takes pride in our partnership with parents, staff and community organizations to create a family-oriented climate. In academics, technology is integrated to enhance learning via the use of SMART Boards, Chromebooks and SMART Tables. We take pride in our Student of the Month celebrations, International Week, socialized recess and dedicated teachers.

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

2015 LaSalle University Department of Education School Partnership Award. 2013 Pat Temple-West Award for innovative efforts toward building a hunger-free community. 2013 Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Environmental Education. Outstanding Mathematics Achievement as a top-ranked school in the First in Math program 2012-2013.

Hours of Operation

Sun -
Mon8:30 AM - 3:15 PM
Tues8:30 AM - 3:15 PM
Wed8:30 AM - 3:15 PM
Thur8:30 AM - 3:15 PM
Fri8:30 AM - 3:15 PM
Sat -

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