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Robert B. Pollock Elementary School

PHONE: (215) 400-3210 SCHOOL TYPE: Public District Neighborhood GRADES: K-6 ENROLLMENT: 576

Fast Facts

  • Principal

    Ms. Maureen McGinley Skalski

  • Phone Number

    (215) 400-3210

  • Website

  • Neighborhood

    Pennypack Park

  • SEPTA Routes

    Bus (20, 50, 88)

  • Preschool/Daycare

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  • Tuition

  • Uniform

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  • Extended Day

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The mission of Robert B. Pollock School is to prepare students to become global citizens, critical thinkers, and ethical leaders in a connected society. The keys to our success are the standards for excellence that the faculty holds, for us as educators and for our students and their families.

Points Of Pride

In 2017, Pollock became a Leader in Me school. "The Leader in Me is aligned with content from The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People is a key component of the overall The Leader in Me process."

Admissions Policy

Students must live within designated catchment boundaries; students may apply to a school(s) outside of their neighborhood and will be considered via lottery based on a available space.

Accreditations and Honors

2007-2008 Pollock Elementary School was awarded the Blue Ribbon Award from the United States Department of Education, Washington D. C.; Pollock Elementary School has a school performance rating of #1 in the School District and among schools in the Northeast of Philadelphia; Pollock Elementary School has made Adequate Yearly Progress for 9 years in a row from 2002-2011; Pollock Elementary School student are number 10 in the United States in First In Math 2011-2012.

Hours of Operation

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