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Northwood Academy Charter School

PHONE: (215) 289-5606 SCHOOL TYPE: Public Charter Citywide GRADES: K-8 ENROLLMENT: 757

Fast Facts

  • Principal

    Cindy Carey

  • Phone Number

    (215) 289-5606

  • Website

  • Neighborhood


  • SEPTA Routes

    Bus (75, 89, J)

  • Preschool/Daycare

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  • Application Deadline


  • Tuition

  • Uniform


  • Extended Day

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The mission of Northwood Academy Charter School is to educate the whole child by providing the academic, social, and emotional foundations and successes necessary to become contributing community members who possess the skills, desire and confidence to lead meaningful lives. Northwood Academy Charter School is committed to creating and sustaining a learning sanctuary that is built upon integrity and dedicated to high achievement and purposeful experiences.

Points Of Pride

Top PSSA score- select HS acceptance for 90%+ graduates; High student and staff retention; Numerous Extra Curricular Events and School celebrations; Schoolwide Service Learning Initiative

Admissions Policy

Interested students must submit an application. If there are more applications than available seats, a lottery will be held. Catchment preference in kindergarten only: H.R. Edmunds and L.Carnell.

Accreditations and Honors

AYP: 2006, 2008, 2009, 2011

Hours of Operation

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Extended Programming Details

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