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West Philadelphia Achievement Charter Elementary School

PHONE: (215) 476-6471 SCHOOL TYPE: Public Charter Citywide GRADES: K-5 ENROLLMENT: 659

Fast Facts

  • Principal

    Mrs. Latoya Johnson

  • Phone Number

    (215) 476-6471

  • Website

  • Neighborhood

    Overbrook

  • SEPTA Routes

    Bus (30, 31, 65, 105)

  • Preschool/Daycare

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  • Application Deadline

    2022-01-24

  • Tuition

  • Uniform

    No Data Reported

  • Extended Day

  • Graduation Rate

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Mission

WPACES is a loving environment where the whole child will flourish. Our staff is dedicated to ensuring that all children blossom through effective and passionate instruction. Teachers are also committed to growing professionally. We integrate the arts and technology as we teach to the multiple intelligences of our students through differentiated instruction.

Points Of Pride

  1. 1. We provide a school where children are free to learn and teachers are free to teach.
  2. 2. We foster a loving environment where the whole child can grow.
  3. 3. Our teachers are committed to growing professionally.
  4. 4. Our families and our community play an integral part in helping our children grow.

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; Sibling accepted offer, Parent is staff member, Lives in Philadelphia, Out-of-district PA resident

Accreditations and Honors

Adequate Yearly Progress: 2005-2006, 2007-2008, 2008-2009 and 2010-2011.

Hours of Operation

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