Schools in Philadelphia

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School Districts in Philadelphia

District Type Grade Span Schools Students
Philadelphia City School District Public PK - 12 274 323,579
Community Academy Of Philadelphia Charter School Public K - 12 1 1,200

Schools in Philadelphia

  • GreatSchools School Name Type Review Rating
    10 Laboratory Cs

    'My children goes to LAB 4th Brown. They can't wait until they can go back to school. My first grader is extra happy. She thinks she goes back to her favorite kindergarten teacher . Laboratory Charter...

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    9 Ad Prima Cs

    'My daughter currently attends Ad Prima for kindergarten (Frankford) and I love it! The curriculum is vigorous but she is doing a great job. They are really preparing her for the future. The grading...

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    9 Penn Alexander School

    'My child just started kindergarten and so far the experience has not met my expectations of the school's rating. I feel like there is too much "sitting" time and less focus on active learning...

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    8 Mast Community Charter School

    'this school is great i've been here since kindergarten and now in eighth grade it been a wonderful experience and i will continue to go to this school till eighth'

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    8 Green Woods Cs

    'As the parent of a gifted student, Greenwoods has done everything I had intended for my child. He was really curious, like most young children, always asking a ton of questions. My husband supported...

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    7 New Foundations Cs

    'I have been attending New Foundations Charter School for over 8 years now and can honestly say this is one of the best schools to be at. The teachers want to see you achieve and do their best to help...

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    7 Philadelphia Academy Cs

    'The grade school is great the HS still continues to lag behind in test scores. CEO is leaving in June hoping for HS improvements after that.'

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    7 Greenberg Joseph School

    'I have two children at Greenberg -- a 5th grader and a 3rd grader. I can honestly say - that while I still have issues about snack sales at lunch and the lack of free-play recess during the day - my...

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    7 Meredith William M School

    'last sentence of last review should say "because of the lack of available support staff due to budget constraints." (not that the existing support staff isn't high quality).'

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    7 Philadelphia Performing Arts Cs

    'Had a chance to look around inside this So Called Prestigious school on November 10th,2014. On their Open House flyer (as well their website) did mention lottery application available online and each...

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    10 Masterman Julia R Secondary School

    'I'm a highschooler at Masterman. I saw that some people were saying Masterman pressures its students too much so that it can keep a high reputation. That's simply not true. All kids need some...

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    10 Laboratory Cs

    'My children goes to LAB 4th Brown. They can't wait until they can go back to school. My first grader is extra happy. She thinks she goes back to her favorite kindergarten teacher . Laboratory Charter...

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    Public
    9 Ad Prima Cs

    'My daughter currently attends Ad Prima for kindergarten (Frankford) and I love it! The curriculum is vigorous but she is doing a great job. They are really preparing her for the future. The grading...

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    Public half-star
    9 Hill J E/Freedman Samson

    'Hill-Freedman World Academy is a wonderful International Baccalaureate middle school with a rigorous academic curriculum that focuses on projects that expand the student's worldview. They have a...

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    9 Penn Alexander School

    'My child just started kindergarten and so far the experience has not met my expectations of the school's rating. I feel like there is too much "sitting" time and less focus on active learning...

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    8 Mast Community Charter School

    'this school is great i've been here since kindergarten and now in eighth grade it been a wonderful experience and i will continue to go to this school till eighth'

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    Public half-star
    8 Green Woods Cs

    'As the parent of a gifted student, Greenwoods has done everything I had intended for my child. He was really curious, like most young children, always asking a ton of questions. My husband supported...

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    7 Baldi C C A Middle School

    'Me and my husband really loves the school because they have great teachers and there not only teaching your child but they're caring for them also and the dean there is wonderful they always give ...

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    7 New Foundations Cs

    'I have been attending New Foundations Charter School for over 8 years now and can honestly say this is one of the best schools to be at. The teachers want to see you achieve and do their best to help...

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    7 Philadelphia Academy Cs

    'The grade school is great the HS still continues to lag behind in test scores. CEO is leaving in June hoping for HS improvements after that.'

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    10 Central High School

    'As a teacher at Central, I'll say we have some of the most energetic, intelligent, caring young individuals I've ever encountered. The many supportive family, faculty, and staff members work...

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    10 Masterman Julia R Secondary School

    'I'm a highschooler at Masterman. I saw that some people were saying Masterman pressures its students too much so that it can keep a high reputation. That's simply not true. All kids need some...

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    9 Science Leadership Academy

    'You always hear about how Philadelphia schools care more about the money than the kids; how the teachers consider their positions as just a job rather than an opportunity to help a student grow. This...

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    8 Mast Community Charter School

    'this school is great i've been here since kindergarten and now in eighth grade it been a wonderful experience and i will continue to go to this school till eighth'

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    8 Creative And Performing Arts

    'This school is amazing! Im a 10th grade visual artist and never want to leave. The teachers are so nice and really care about the students. CAPA isnt just strong in the arts they reinforce the...

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    8 Academy At Palumbo

    'The perfectest school ever!!! it's the friendliest and funest school. I am a ninth grader and didn't plan to attend but I am loving it.'

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    8 Preparatory Cs Of Mathematics, Science, Tech, And

    'My son graduated in the top 10% of his class and has gone on to well known college. Prep Charter prepared him college and I must say his first semester went very well thanks to Prep!'

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    7 Bodine William W High School

    'I am a Bodine alumna, class of 2011. My experience at this school was nothing short of phenomenal. From reading the comments and students feelings it seems that many things have changed since I have...

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    6 Mastery Cs -Shoemaker Campus

    'Mastery Charter school- Shoemaker works extremely hard to provide a college prep education for NEIGHBORHOOD students. The teachers place rigorous behavior and academic expectations on all students so...

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    6 Freire Cs

    'This school is great I would definently recommend it . Students are well taught . I would just suggest they pack their own lunch.'

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