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Pennsylvania School for the Deaf

PHONE: (215) 951-4700 SCHOOL TYPE: Private Independent GRADES: Pre-K (3-4 years old)-12 ENROLLMENT: 0

Fast Facts

  • Principal

    Mr. Peter L. Bailey

  • Phone Number

    (215) 951-4700

  • Website

  • Neighborhood


  • SEPTA Routes

    Bus (23, 65, H, J, K, XH), RR (Chelten, Germantown)

  • Preschool/Daycare

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  • Application Deadline

  • Tuition

  • Uniform

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  • Extended Day

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The Pennsylvania School for the Deaf educates students to succeed by recognizing and developing individual strengths, building confidence, and collaborating with families and communities in a nurturing, dynamic and language-rich environment steeped in cultural awareness of deaf, hearing and worldwide diversity.

Points Of Pride

Provides services to deaf and hard-of-hearing children ages birth through 21. Meet the needs of a range of students. Senator's school of excellence for deaf and hard-of-hearing students.

2012 School of Excellence, National Association of Special Education Teachers.

Admissions Policy

Students must be referred in writing by their local educational agency (LEA). After receiving a written referral, PSD will contact the family. In almost all cases, a school visit is required for assessment.

Accreditations and Honors

Hours of Operation

Sun -
Mon8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Tues8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Wed8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Thur8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Fri8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Sat -

Extended Programming Details

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