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Vaux Big Picture High School

PHONE: (267) 507-9690 SCHOOL TYPE: Public District Neighborhood GRADES: 9-12 ENROLLMENT: 329

Fast Facts

  • Principal

    Ms. Shavonne McMillan

  • Phone Number

    (267) 507-9690

  • Website

  • Neighborhood

    Brewerytown

  • SEPTA Routes

    Bus (3, 7, 33, 48, 61), Trolley (15)

  • Preschool/Daycare

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  • Application Deadline

    2021-11-21

  • Tuition

  • Uniform

    Yes

  • Extended Day

Mission

Vaux Big Picture High School opened its doors in September 2017 to welcome its founding class. We are proud to have graduated 91 members of the Class of 2021 who were collectively awarded nearly $3million in scholarships!

We strive to provide students with a highly personalized educational program, applied learning in real-world contexts, deep and continuous relationships with parents and the community, and sustained post-secondary transition programs. Graduates will possess the academic, social and personal skills to successfully engage in post-secondary learning opportunities, find employment, and productively give back to their community and the world.

Points Of Pride

Vaux BPHS provides students with a personalized educational program, internships, deep and continuous relationships with families, and sustained postsecondary transition programs. Vaux BPHS graduates will possess the academic, social, and personal skills to successfully engage in post-secondary learning opportunities, find employment they enjoy, and productively give back to their community. Our 2021 graduates will attend Howard University, Carnegie Mellon, Lincoln, Cheyney, Bloomsburg, and more!

Admissions Policy

Serves students from catchment area. Students from outside catchment are selected in the lottery.

Accreditations and Honors

Hours of Operation

Sun -
Mon7:30 AM - 2:45 PM
Tues7:30 AM - 2:45 PM
Wed7:30 AM - 2:45 PM
Thur9:45 AM - 2:45 PM
Fri7:30 AM - 2:45 PM
Sat -

Extended Programming Details

Entrance Instructions

The entrance to Vaux BPHS is on Master Street.