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Mastery Charter School: Smedley Elementary

PHONE: (215) 537-2523 SCHOOL TYPE: Public Charter Neighborhood GRADES: K-6 ENROLLMENT: 757

Fast Facts

  • Principal

    Caitlin Murphy

  • Phone Number

    (215) 537-2523

  • Website

  • Neighborhood


  • SEPTA Routes

    MFL (Frankford), Bus (25, 26, 73, 84)

  • 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.

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)
  • Free breakfast & lunch for every student 
  • Access to laptops for instructional purposes
  • Focus on family engagement
  • Extracurricular programs and sports (award-winning cheerleading program) 
  • Strong staff retention
  • Students have the opportunity to attend Lenfest Campus for the full K-12 Mastery experience


Admissions Policy

Open to all students in the Frankford community who live in the school attendance zone or catchment area within the 19124 zip code. Enrollment priority is given to the following groups in this order: Sibling attending, lives in catchment. The school cannot enroll students living outside of its attendance zone, even if they reside within the listed 19124 zip code.

Accreditations and Honors

Top-performing Title 1 school in the commonwealth for the 2019-2020 school year

Hours of Operation

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

Extended Programming Details

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