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Jay Cooke Elementary School

PHONE: (215) 400-8330 SCHOOL TYPE: Public District Neighborhood GRADES: K-8 ENROLLMENT: 384

Fast Facts

  • Principal

    Ms. Tara Brown

  • Phone Number

    (215) 400-8330

  • Website

  • Neighborhood


  • SEPTA Routes

    BSL (Wyoming), Bus (16, 75)

  • Preschool/Daycare

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  • Application Deadline


  • Tuition

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  • Extended Day

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The mission and goal of Jay Cooke Elementary School is to work with the Jay Cooke School Community in providing a quality education, setting high expectations, and creating a caring community for all scholars. Jay Cooke believes that all scholars are to be respected and their learning at the proficient level is our highest priority. Our scholars will be engaged in meaningful learning experiences connected to the real world, aiding them to become lifelong learners and productive citizens.

Points Of Pride

Villanova University Mentoring Partnership-Golden Attitude Club-Positive Behavior Initiatives Support Program-Philly Youth Basketball Partnership

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: 2009-2010-AVID (Advancement Via Individual Education) School: 2010-2015-First in Math Honors: 2011-2012, 2012-2013, 2013-2014-Instrumental Music Grant: 2011-2012-Romney Foundation Technology Grant 2010-2011

Hours of Operation

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