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Mastery Charter School: Frederick Douglass Elementary

PHONE: (215) 684-5063 SCHOOL TYPE: Public Charter Neighborhood GRADES: K-8 ENROLLMENT: 654

Fast Facts

  • Principal

    Monique Dolcy

  • Phone Number

    (215) 684-5063

  • Website

  • Neighborhood

    North Central

  • SEPTA Routes

    Bus (33)

  • Preschool/Daycare

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  • Application Deadline


  • Tuition

  • Uniform


  • Extended Day

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Mastery Schools empowers students with the knowledge and skills they need to pursue their dreams and succeed after graduation. Frederick Douglass Mastery Campus is a school where children are invited to laugh, learn, share, and create with their peers which in turn prepares them to navigate a rapidly changing world with confidence and a sense of self.

Points Of Pride

  • Outstanding academics
  • Safe & secure school environment
  • Loving & supportive principals, teachers & staff
  • Specialized programming to meet the individualized needs of each student
  • Elective programming aligned with student interests (art, music, physical education, & more)
  • Recognized by the School District of Philadelphia for 5 consecutive years of academic growth
  • Extracurricular activities & sports
  • Free breakfast & lunch for every student
  • Access to laptops for instructional purposes
  • Students have the opportunity to attend Simon Gratz High School for the full K-12 Mastery experience

Admissions Policy

Open to all students who live in North Philadelphia in the school attendance zone or catchment area within the 19121 zip code. (Click here to see the Douglass attendance zone map.)  If space permits, the school may also enroll students who live outside of the attendance zone. Enrollment priority is given to the following groups in this order: Sibling attending (in-catchment), Lives in catchment.


Accreditations and Honors

Hours of Operation

Sun -
Mon8:00 AM - 3:15 PM
Tues8:00 AM - 3:15 PM
Wed8:00 AM - 3:15 PM
Thur8:00 AM - 3:15 PM
Fri8:00 AM - 3:15 PM
Sat -

Extended Programming Details

Entrance Instructions