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Julia R. Masterman Laboratory and Demonstration School

PHONE: (215) 400-7580 SCHOOL TYPE: Public District Special Admit GRADES: 5-12 ENROLLMENT: 1181

Fast Facts

  • Principal

    Ms. Jessica Brown

  • Phone Number

    (215) 400-7580

  • Website

  • Neighborhood

    Spring Garden

  • SEPTA Routes

    BSL (Spring Garden), Bus (2, 43)

  • Preschool/Daycare

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  • Tuition

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  • Extended Day


Masterman School is a multicultural, welcoming community of learners that engages academically talented students in grades 5 to 12 in advanced intellectual study.

Points Of Pride

National Blue Ribbon School; top-ranked school in Pennsylvania (2017) and #46 in the country (U.S. News & World Report, 2017). Nationally ranked chess team. 2011, 2013, 2014 and 2015 Gates Millennium Scholars. Extensive AP courses and offerings. 100% college acceptance rate. 2016 Middle States Accreditation. Class of 2016 included a Drexel Liberty Scholar, 13 National Merit Semi-Finalists and 21 National Merit Commended.

Admissions Policy

Students must meet specific grades (A's, B's and one C) and attendance marks (95%).

Accreditations and Honors

National Blue Ribbon School; Middle States Accreditation; #1 & #2 ranked school in PA throughout the past years; Ranked 46th in the U.S. by U.S. News & World Report in 2017; Nationally ranked chess team in 2011, 13, 14, 15; Gates Millennium Scholars; extensive AP courses and offerings.

Hours of Operation

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