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West Philadelphia Achievement Charter Elementary School

PHONE: (215) 476-6471 SCHOOL TYPE: Public Charter Citywide GRADES: K-5 ENROLLMENT: 623

Fast Facts

  • Principal

    Ms. Karen Stanton

  • Phone Number

    (215) 476-6471

  • Website

  • Neighborhood


  • SEPTA Routes

    Bus (30, 31, 65, 105)

  • Preschool/Daycare

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  • Application Deadline


  • Tuition

  • Uniform

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  • Extended Day

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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

WPACES admission is based on a lottery. Students who are not selected are placed on a waiting list.

Accreditations and Honors

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

Hours of Operation

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Extended Programming Details

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