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Joseph W. Catharine School

PHONE: (215) 400-8150 SCHOOL TYPE: Public District Neighborhood GRADES: Pre-K (3-4 years old)-5 ENROLLMENT: 420

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In partnership with students, parents and community, the mission of the J.W. Catharine Elementary School is to provide a comprehensive and safe educational environment that is learner-centered and enables all students to build a strong foundation for future learning.

Points Of Pride

Best Practices School. Warm and nurturing environment. Emphasis on reading and writers workshop. High academic standards.

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

Made AYP from 2009 until 2012.

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