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Mastery Charter School at Wister

Mastery Charter School at Wister


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


Grades Served

March 1, 2018

Application Deadline


Enrollment Type

Academic Highlights

English/Language Arts
All students receive differentiated instruction with 2 teachers in the room during the reading block.

Over 90 minutes students build fluency, conceptual knowledge and individual application to a rigorous math curriculum.

Students are given a hands-on, joyous approach to a standards-aligned curriculum.

Character Education
Core values of kindness, responsibility, respect, teamwork, and hard work are the foundation of our school culture.

Course Offerings

Art, Basketball, Character Development, Computer, Creative Drawing/Painting, Creative Writing, Dance, Drama, Drawing and Painting, Ecology, Environmental Science, Fitness, Geography, Instrumental Music, Multicultural Literature, Music, Painting, Peace and Social Change, Physical Education, Spanish, Spanish Culture, Step, Studio Art, Survival Skills

Extracurricular Activities

Academic Enrichment, After School Program, Art Club, Arts & Crafts, Baking, Basketball, Book Club, Change 4 A Dollar, Choir, Games Club, Healthy Eating, Lego Club, Performance Arts, Reading Enrichment, Step Team, Track and Field


  • 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.
  • Notices
    Notices of Deficiency are issued to schools regarding significant instances of non-compliance or poor performance that may affect student well-being or access. Notices of Deficiency clarify actions schools must take in order to resolve the deficiency.
    2017 Status: Pending
  • 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.
  • 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.




Initial Charter



Next Renewal Review


440 N. Broad Street, Suite 102 Philadelphia, PA 19130



Last modified: September 17, 2018