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Mary McLeod Bethune Elementary School

PHONE: (215) 400-3890 SCHOOL TYPE: Public District Neighborhood GRADES: Pre-K (3-4 years old)-8 ENROLLMENT: 489

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Our mission at Mary McLeod Bethune Elementary School is to educate and nurture lifelong learners, critical thinkers and problem solvers who are college and career ready and can be successful in a global society

Points Of Pride

Concerned Black Men mentoring program. Intramural Basketball and participation in Penn Relays. Upgraded technology. Partnerships with Zion, NCNW, Temple, Food Heroes, WOAR, and City Year. Greenhouse and school store.

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

Most Improved Student Attendance- 2010; Mary McLeod Bethune Award for excellence 2013-14 from the NCNW

Hours of Operation

Sun -
Mon8:30 AM - 3:15 PM
Tues8:30 AM - 3:15 PM
Wed8:30 AM - 3:15 PM
Thur8:30 AM - 3:15 PM
Fri8:30 AM - 3:15 PM
Sat -

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