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Mastery Charter School: Lenfest Campus

PHONE: (215) 922-1902 SCHOOL TYPE: Public Charter Citywide GRADES: 7-12 ENROLLMENT: 577

Fast Facts

  • Principal

    Mr. Chris Ziemba

  • Phone Number

    (215) 922-1902

  • Website

  • Neighborhood

    Old City

  • SEPTA Routes

    MFL (5th Street), Bus (5, 9, 17, 21, 33, 38, 42, 44, 48, 57)

  • Preschool/Daycare

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  • Application Deadline


  • Tuition

  • Uniform


  • Extended Day


Mastery Schools empowers students with the knowledge and skills they need to pursue their dreams and succeed after graduation.

Points Of Pride

  • Outstanding academics
  • Safe & secure school environment
  • Loving & supportive principals, teachers & staff
  • Specialized programming to meet the individualized needs of each student
  • Internships provide students with valuable work experience
  • Dual enrollment and AP classes enable students to earn college credit
  • Extracurricular programs and sports teams
  • All students graduate with a plan for postsecondary success (4- or 2-year college, workforce, military, or trade school)
  • Free breakfast & lunch for every student
  • Access to laptops for instructional purposes

Admissions Policy

Open to all students who live in Philadelphia. If there are more applications than available seats, a lottery will be held. The school's enrollment policy gives priority to the following groups in this order: Sibling attending (in-district), Smedley 6th graders applying to 7th grade, Lives in Philadelphia, Sibling attending (out-of-district), Out-of-district PA resident.

Accreditations and Honors

U.S. News & World Report Best High Schools "Bronze Distinction"; PENNCAN's Pennsylvania Top Ten Schools Report Card; #10 High School for Black Student Achievement; Pennsylvania Department of Education "Title I Distinguished School"

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

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