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Tacony Academy Charter Elementary School

PHONE: (215) 742-5100 SCHOOL TYPE: Public Charter Citywide GRADES: K-8 ENROLLMENT: 714

Fast Facts

  • Principal

    Mr. Thomas Scheid

  • Phone Number

    (215) 742-5100

  • Website

  • Neighborhood


  • SEPTA Routes

    Bus (19, 28)

  • Preschool/Daycare

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  • Application Deadline


  • Tuition

  • Uniform

    No Data Reported

  • Extended Day

    Before Care;After Care

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Points Of Pride

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: Sibling attending; Parent is staff member, Lives in Allen, Ethan Catchment Area, Disston Catchment Area, Spruance Catchment Area, Rhawnhurst Catchment Area, Farrell Catchment Area, Solis-Cohen Catchment Area, Moore Catchment Area, or Crossan Catchment Area, Lives in Philadelphia, Out-of-district PA resident

Accreditations and Honors

Hours of Operation

Sun -
Mon8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tues8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wed8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thur8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Fri8:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Sat -

Extended Programming Details

Entrance Instructions