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January Senior of the Month - Keyanna Nurse

January Senior of the Month – Keyanna Nurse

Keyanna Nurse is a powerhouse. As if instinctually, she sets the bar high as she excels at everything that she sets her heart to.

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January Senior of the Month - Brady Santoro

January Senior of the Month – Brady Santoro

The fun thing that happens when you start talking to Brady is that his genuine enthusiasm for making the most out of every day means you can’t begin to anticipate the stories he’s about to tell you.

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January Teacher of the Month

January Teacher of the Month

Congratulations to January’s Teacher of the Month, Shamia Neal! Shamia is a 9th-grade English Teacher at Sayre High School.

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National School Counselor Week 2023

National School Counselor Week 2023

Meet our featured counselors for 2023. THANK YOU school counselors for your continued commitment and dedication to the students of the School District of Philadelphia!

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CTE Month

February is Career and Technical Education (CTE) Month — a time to celebrate and raise awareness of the crucial role that CTE plays in preparing many of our students for careers in the local, regional and national workforce.

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SDP Awarded $3.9M from the US Department of Education for ‘Relationships First’

The School District of Philadelphia has received a $3.97 million dollar grant from the US Department of Education to expand Relationships First and to partner with Research for Action (RFA) to conduct a rigorous evaluation of the program.

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Prepare Your Child for Graduation

Graduating from high school ready for success in college, career and life is an important milestone for your child. No matter your child’s age, it is never too early to start supporting their path toward graduation success.

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District Launches Thrive at Five 2023-2024 Kindergarten Registration

Today, the School District of Philadelphia announced the launch of Thrive at Five, the campaign to promote kindergarten registration for the 2023-2024 school year.

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Superintendent Watlington provides District’s Strategic Plan Update

Superintendent Watlington provides District’s Strategic Plan Update

Strategic Plan development will be driven by several Advisory Groups, a Steering Committee, and a Leadership Team – three distinct bodies that represent the wide variety of perspectives and diverse expertise of our SDP community.

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MLK Day of Service Message from Dr. Watlington

MLK Day of Service Message from Dr. Watlington

In 1965, the same year that the landmark Voting Rights Act was passed by Congress, Dr. King said – “We must come to see that the end we seek is a society at peace with itself, a society that can live with its conscience.”

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