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Philadelphia Academy Charter School (ES)

PHONE: (215) 676-8320 SCHOOL TYPE: Public Charter Citywide GRADES: K-8 ENROLLMENT: 702

Fast Facts

  • Principal

    Mrs. Rita Brody

  • Phone Number

    (215) 676-8320

  • Website

  • Neighborhood


  • SEPTA Routes

    Bus (1, 14, 67)

  • Preschool/Daycare

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  • Application Deadline


  • Tuition

  • Uniform

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  • Extended Day

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The mission of the Philadelphia Academy Charter School is to prepare students to achieve the highest level of their potential, academically, socially and morally. Our aim is to create lifelong learners who exercise self-discipline and self-motivation and attain a high level of human fulfillment.

Points Of Pride

Parental involvement. Committed faculty and staff (low/no turnover). Safety. Access to technology.

Admissions Policy

We are a lottery-based school. Our application cycle opens annually on October 1st and ends on January 1st.

Accreditations and Honors

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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