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Joseph Pennell Elementary School

PHONE: (215) 400-3680 SCHOOL TYPE: Public District Neighborhood GRADES: Pre-K (3-4 years old)-5 ENROLLMENT: 313

Fast Facts

  • Principal

    Mr. Jason Harris

  • Phone Number

    (215) 400-3680

  • Website

  • Neighborhood


  • SEPTA Routes

    BSL (Olney), Bus (6, 16, 18, 22, L)

  • Preschool/Daycare

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  • Application Deadline


  • Tuition

  • Uniform

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  • Extended Day

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To provide a rich school experience filled with rigorous academics and engagement, student programs and community service projects that will promote and ensure a well-rounded educational experience.

Points Of Pride

Partnership with Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc. mentoring program for boys. Scholars of the month.

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

Citation from City Hall for Community Service: 2012

Hours of Operation

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Extended Programming Details

Entrance Instructions