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Mastery Charter School: Thomas Elementary

PHONE: (267) 296-7000 SCHOOL TYPE: Public Charter Citywide GRADES: K-6 ENROLLMENT: 584

Fast Facts

  • Principal

    Peter Langer

  • Phone Number

    (267) 296-7000

  • Website

  • Neighborhood


  • SEPTA Routes

    Bus (7, 23, 47M, 68, G)

  • Preschool/Daycare

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  • Application Deadline


  • Tuition

  • Uniform


  • Extended Day

    After Care

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All students learn the academic and personal skills they need to be truly prepared for postsecondary success and able to pursue their dreams.

Points Of Pride

  • Academic Excellence!
  • Joyful classrooms
  • Safe and secure
  • Two teachers in K-2 classrooms during reading to allow for small group instruction
  • Hands-on math teaches students how to solve problems and why the solutions work
  • Play in K/1 helps students learn social-emotional skills
  • Focus on the whole child
  • Recognized by the Pennsylvania Department of Education as a Title 1 Distinguished School for the 2019-2020 school year.

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), Lives between Pattison-Porter and Broad-Delaware, Lives in 19148 (outside of priority area), Lives in 19145, 19146, or 19147, Lives in Philadelphia, Sibling attending (out-of-district), Out-of-district PA resident

Accreditations and Honors

We have a comprehensive system to encourage great choices, promote our core values of respect, responsibility, hard work, teamwork, and most importantly kindness. Students are rewarded for doing the right thing. Every day starts off with a morning meeting or community meeting where students are celebrated and the classroom community grows. We won 1st Place in the Hershey Park Elementary Musical Competition.

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

Entrance Instructions