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James R. Ludlow School

PHONE: (215) 400-7430 SCHOOL TYPE: Public District Neighborhood GRADES: K-8 ENROLLMENT: 271

Fast Facts

  • Principal

    Mr. Khary Moody

  • Phone Number

    (215) 400-7430

  • Website

  • Neighborhood

    North Central

  • SEPTA Routes

    Bus (47, 57), Trolley (15)

  • Preschool/Daycare

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  • Extended Day

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To prepare students with the necessary tools and skills to enable them to become lifelong learners. We will empower students to become productive citizens who will eventually qualify for employment in the growing technological opportunities of the 21st century. We strive to nurture the development of sound individuals who will be active participants in our multi-cultural society.

Points Of Pride

James R. Ludlow School seeks to create a challenging learning environment that encourages high expectations for success through engaging and interactive lessons that allow for individual differences and learning styles. Our school promotes a safe, orderly, caring and supportive environment. Each student's self-esteem is fostered by positive relationships with students and staff. We strive to have our parents, teachers and community members actively involved in our students' learning.

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

2011 - 2012 Recycle Bowl Winner; 2011 - 2012 Campaign for Healthier Schools Participant; 2013 - 2014 Placed 4th in Learning Network 3 for 1st In Math

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