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This school will be adding grades 6-8 starting in fall 2020 to serve grades K-8.

The Excelsior School of Philadelphia

PHONE: (267) 900-5494 SCHOOL TYPE: Private Independent GRADES: Toddler-8 ENROLLMENT: 69

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At The Excelsior School, our Mission is to provide a well-balanced instructional program that will enable all students to reach their highest level of academic success. The staff is committed to creating a student-centered educational environment that stresses high expectations and addresses the physical, social, and emotional needs of children with a variety of ability levels and learning styles. Our goal is to maintain an active partnership involving students, teachers, parents, community, and staff to develop a love of learning while embracing our diversity and unique talents in a safe, challenging, respectful, supportive environment.


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Licensed by Pennsylvania Department of Education and Department of Human Services.

Hours of Operation

Sun -
Mon7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Tues7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Wed7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Thur7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Fri7:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Sat -

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Entrance Instructions

When visiting Excelsior, please use our Eastburn Avenue entrance. All students, parents, and visitors should use this entrance anytime before 2:45 pm. All dismissal will take place from our Haines Street entrance until 3:50 pm.