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Widener Memorial School

PHONE: (215) 400-3710 SCHOOL TYPE: Public District Citywide GRADES: K-12 ENROLLMENT: 137

Fast Facts

  • Principal

    Harris Gaffin

  • Phone Number

    (215) 400-3710

  • Website

  • Neighborhood


  • SEPTA Routes

    BSL (Olney), Bus (6, 8, 16, 18, 22, 26, 55, 80, L)

  • Preschool/Daycare

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  • Tuition

  • Uniform

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  • Extended Day

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The Widener Memorial School's vision is to uphold a productive atmosphere where students with various physical and medical disabilities successfully acquire skills and attitudes to ensure their fullest individual potential in school and society. This is accomplished through a culture of high expectations and academic rigor. Students and staff live up to the school motto, "Positive thoughts, positive statements, positive expectations."

Points Of Pride

Leadership. Staff. Students. Community partnerships with La Salle University, Willow Grove Settlement Music School, the Jenkintown Rotary Club, the 35th District Police, the Interac Club and Penn Charter School. After-school program provided by the Variety Club. Summer program during the entire month of July.

Admissions Policy

Students must live within designated catchment boundaries.

Accreditations and Honors

Hours of Operation

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