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Philadelphia Montessori Charter School

PHONE: (215) 365-4011 SCHOOL TYPE: Public Charter Citywide GRADES: K-4 ENROLLMENT: 161

Fast Facts

  • Principal

    Mr. Earl Sissell

  • Phone Number

    (215) 365-4011

  • Website

  • Neighborhood

    South Philadelphia

  • SEPTA Routes

    Bus (68, 108), Trolley (11, 34, 36)

  • Preschool/Daycare

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  • Application Deadline

    2022-01-24

  • Tuition

  • Uniform

    Yes

  • Extended Day

  • Graduation Rate

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Mission

Philadelphia Montessori Charter School (PMCS) excels at providing children in Kindergarten through 4th grade with a Montessori education in an environment that nurtures the whole child, celebrates inclusion, embraces innovation, and encourages collaboration with families. PMCS ignites the internal spark that leads to social, emotional, and academic success.

Points Of Pride

PMCS has a small teacher:student ratio with an average of 1:13. We have one-to-one technology and a wonderful STEAM program for all students. In 2019 PMCS was recognized by Mayor Kenney for three continuous years of academic achievement!

 

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: Parent is staff member, Twins/triplets applying at the same time, Lives in Philadelphia, Out-of-district PA resident

Accreditations and Honors

  • PMCS is the only public Montessori School in Philadelphia.
  • 5-Year Renewal from the SRC (2019)

Hours of Operation

Sun -
Mon8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Tues8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Wed8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Thur8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Fri8:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Sat -

Extended Programming Details

Entrance Instructions

Enter on Saybrook Avenue.