Mission

“The mission of the Philadelphia Academy Charter School is to prepare students to achieve the highest level of their potential, whether academically, socially, or morally. Our aim is to create life-long learners who exercise self-discipline and self-motivation and attain a high level of human fulfillment.”

  • Enrollment Application

    This school is not an Apply Philly Charter participant. Please visit the school’s website to learn more about their application process

  • City-Wide Enrollment

    School enrolls from across Philadelphia

  • TBD

    Application Deadline

  • K-12

    Grades Served

  • Scaffolded Learning

    Some students are engaged in in-person learning, while others are distance learning (i.e., some grade levels in-person, other grade levels remote learning)

Reports

  • 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.
    2020 | 2019 | 2018 | 20162015
  • 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. Charter school fiscal years (FY) span from July 1 to June 30th. For example, FY20 is July 1, 2019 to June 30, 2020
    FY20 | Click here to access reports from prior years
  • Future Ready PA Index
    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. 
    Link
  • 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.
    2018-19 (Grades K-8 ) ; 2018-19 (Grades 9-12) | Click here to access reports from prior years

Timeline

  • 1999

    Initial Charter

  • 2003

    Charter Renewed

  • 2008

    Charter Renewed

  • 2013

    Charter Renewal Recommended

  • 2018

    Charter Renewed