The 2022-2023 School Selection process will open Friday, Sept. 16, 2022. To learn more & register for a Town Hall session, visit schoolselect.philasd.org.
The District’s Health & Safety measures for SY 2022-23 are now available. See our letter to families HERE and visit the COVID Information Hub for more info!
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Archive for March, 2022

District Looking For Teachers Who Want To Change Tomorrow

District Looking For Teachers Who Want To Change Tomorrow

 District accepting applications for 2022-2023 school year The School District of Philadelphia has launched its “Teach Today. Change Tomorrow.” recruitment campaign to help attract teachers for the 2022-2023 school year. “The pandemic has made it clear –  that nothing can replace the importance and impact of a great teacher in a classroom with a student,”…

The 2022 District-Wide Survey is Open Now!

The 2022 District-Wide Survey is Open Now!

Read in your Language (more coming soon): SHQIP | عربي | 汉语 | ខ្មែរ  | Français | Português | Pусский | Español | Việt Dear School District of Philadelphia Parents and Families, The annual District-Wide Survey is open now! The District-Wide Survey is one of the best tools we have to gather your feedback and assess…

School Year 2022-2023 Academic Calendar & Upcoming Engagement Opportunities

School Year 2022-2023 Academic Calendar & Upcoming Engagement Opportunities

Read in your Language: SHQIP | عربي | 汉语 | ខ្មែរ  | Français | Português | Pусский | Español | Việt Dear School District of Philadelphia Parents and Families, I am writing today to share this School Year 2022-2023 Academic Calendar, which was approved by the School Board last night, and to invite you to share…

District to Expand Dual Language Program to William Cramp School

District to Expand Dual Language Program to William Cramp School

William Cramp School students will soon receive the opportunity to get an early start on becoming biliterate and bilingual in English and Spanish. The District’s Dual Language program will be offered to incoming kindergarten students during the upcoming 2022-2023 school year. “Our Dual Language program affirms our commitment to a culturally-responsive education that celebrates the…

District Launches Facilities Planning Process & First Phase of Community Engagement

District Launches Facilities Planning Process & First Phase of Community Engagement

Read in your Language: SHQIP | عربي | 汉语 | ខ្មែរ  | Français | Português | Pусский | Español | Việt Dear School District of Philadelphia Parents & Families, Today, the School District of Philadelphia announced the launch of its Facilities Planning Process (FPP), marking a critical step toward realizing its vision for all children to…

Food Distribution Sites Update

Food Distribution Sites Update

Read in your Language: SHQIP | عربي | 汉语 | ខ្មែរ  | Français | Português | Pусский | Español | Việt Dear School District of Philadelphia Parents and Families, The Philadelphia Department of Public Health (PDPH) continues to indicate that COVID-19 case counts in Philadelphia have remained consistently low. This decline in positive cases has resulted…

District Sees Improvement in Diversifying School Selection Pool

District Sees Improvement in Diversifying School Selection Pool

Today, the School District of Philadelphia released a series of research briefs that take an in-depth look at ninth-grade admissions for the 2022-23 school year, resulting from this year’s School Selection Process (SSP). The 2021-22 School Selection brief, 8th Grade Student Qualifications and Applications to 9th Grade, explores the early phases of the School Selection…

2022-2023 Bell Schedule Updates

2022-2023 Bell Schedule Updates

Read in your Language: SHQIP | عربي | 汉语 | ខ្មែរ  | Français | Português | Pусский | Español | Việt March 17, 2022 Dear School District of Philadelphia Parents and Families, In alignment with the School District of Philadelphia’s Goals & Guardrails, we are consistently striving to create educational conditions that empower all students to…

Social Work Spotlights - Social Work Month

Social Work Spotlights – Social Work Month

This March we will honor our talented social workers. We hope you will enjoy reading these profiles as much as we enjoyed creating them. Remember, there are hundreds of other social workers who weren't highlighted here, so make sure to celebrate the ones that you know on social media using #SDPThankASocialWorker! Suzanne AndersonColleen KellerKrystiane CooperThaddeus...
The #PHLSuperSearch Finalists Have Been Announced!

The #PHLSuperSearch Finalists Have Been Announced!

Read in your Language: SHQIP | عربي | 汉语 | ខ្មែរ  | Français | Português | Pусский | Español | Việt Good Afternoon, Today, the Board of Education announced the 3 finalists being considered to serve as the next Superintendent of the School District of Philadelphia. They are: John L. Davis Jr., Chief of Schools, Baltimore…