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Universal Alcorn Elementary School

PHONE: (215) 952-6219 SCHOOL TYPE: Public Charter Neighborhood GRADES: K-5 ENROLLMENT: 337

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The Universal Education mission is to provide a rich and high-quality education to prepare every scholar for college, technical school or entrepreneurship and build altruistic alumni who contribute to the transformation of their communities as future leaders and positive members of society.

Points Of Pride

  • According to the 2014-2015 School Progress report, Universal Alcorn demonstrated academic growth.
  • PowerSchool allows parents to access their child's academic progress at any time.
  • RTI provides small group instruction for scholars who need additional

Admissions Policy

Open to all students who live in the school attendance zone or catchment area. If space permits, the school may also enroll students who live outside of the attendance zone. Enrollment priority is given to the following groups in this order: Sibling attending, Lives in catchment, Lives in Philadelphia (out-of-catchment)

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