“All students learn the academic and personal skills they need to be truly prepared for postsecondary success and able to pursue their dreams.”

  • 6-12

    Grades Served

  • January 27, 2020

    Application Deadline

  • Citywide

    Enrollment Type

Academic Highlights

English/Language Arts
Students engage in close reading, high-level discussion and a range of writing activities to learn how to think independently and critically, and express themselves through writing and speaking.

Career and Technical
Sophomores complete an internship to discover various careers, practice job interview techniques and learn how to write a resume.

AP and Dual Enrollment
AP classes and dual enrollment give students the opportunity to earn college credits while still in high school.

We offer core physics, biology and chemistry classes.

Course Offerings

AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Human Geography, AP United States Government and Politics, AP United States History, AP World History, African American Studies, Art, Basketball, Biology, Black Arts Movement, Chemistry, Choir/Choral Music, Crafting, Creative Drawing/Painting, Environmental Science, Fitness, Music, Physical Education, SAT Prep, Spanish, Student Government, Theatre

Extracurricular Activities

Academic Enrichment, Baking, Baseball, Basketball, Cheerleading, Cross Country, Cycling, Dance, Flag Football, Football, Games Club, Garden Club, Gay Straight Alliance, PSSA Prep, Poetry Slam, Running Club, Spanish Club, Student Council/Government, Track and Field, Yearbook


    • Annual Charter Evaluation (ACE)
      Developed annually by the Charter Schools Office (CSO) for all Philadelphia brick-and-mortar charter schools (except those up for renewal), these reports provide information on three main areas of charter school performance: academic success, organizational compliance and viability, and financial health and sustainability.
      2018 | 2017 | 2015
    • Annual Independent Financial Audits
      Financial audits are produced annually by independent auditors for all charter schools in Pennsylvania. All charter schools are required to have an independent financial audit completed every year.
      2018 | 20172016 | 2015 | 2014
    • School Performance Profile (SPP)
      Developed annually by the Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE), these reports provide an overview of student academic performance in every Pennsylvania public school, including traditional District schools, charter schools, cyber charter schools, and career and technology centers. 
    • School Progress Report (SPR)
      Developed annually by the School District of Philadelphia (SDP) for all traditional District and charter schools in the city, these reports provide information on schools’ achievement, progress, climate, and, for high schools, college and career readiness.
      MS: 2016-20172015-2016 | 2014-2015 | 2013-2014
      HS: 2016-20172015-2016 | 2014-2015 | 2013-2014


  • 2007

    Initial Charter

  • 2012

    Charter Renewed

  • 2017

    Charter Renewal Recommended

  • 2022

    Next Renewal Review