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Motivation High School

PHONE: (215) 400-7930 SCHOOL TYPE: Public District Special Admit GRADES: 9-12 ENROLLMENT: 390

Fast Facts

  • Principal

    Mrs. Rennu Teli-Johnson

  • Phone Number

    (215) 400-7930

  • Website

  • Neighborhood


  • SEPTA Routes

    Bus (46), Trolley (34), RR (Angora)

  • Preschool/Daycare

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  • Tuition

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  • Extended Day


We establish a nurturing, personalized, scholarly environment that creates productive, responsible students. We provide corrective academic, educational support simultaneously with high-quality rigorous instruction, to ensure that all students are successful in their classes. We also integrate technology into the curriculum as a tool to individualize and improve teaching and learning.

Points Of Pride

  • The school believes in positive relationships between staff and students.
  • Over $2 million in scholarships/grants; a number of students engaged in college preparation;
  • First place in UPenn Law Mock Trial
  • Compete 360-Design Thinking Philly Challenge
  • Member of UNICEF, National Honor Society and partnership with Cobbs Creek Community Environmental Center
  • ACE Mentor Program; Upward Bound program

Admissions Policy

Students must meet specific grades (A's, B's and one C) and attendance marks (95%).

Accreditations and Honors

Ranked 90th among Pennsylvania high schools, U.S. News & World Report, 2018

Hours of Operation

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