Ad Prima Cs

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5901 Woodbine Ave

Philadelphia, PA 19131

(610) 617-9121

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Grades: K - 8

School Type: Public, Charter

Student Enrollment: 380

Students Per Teacher: 17

Parent Reviews

36 Parent Reviews for 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 system is tough but it helps her strive to continuously do better. The homework is time consuming, we ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/17/14

I love this school! My son did Kindergarten and 1st grade at Lab Charter and we decided to transfer him to Ad Prima side when the school moved to 63rd and Lansdown and we love it. This school is very structured and thorough with its curriculum. My son is growing and learning very well through this school. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/29/14

My Grand children attends AD Prima and this school is very disciplined and structured. My kids can attended school without fear or bullying. The curriculum is very good as I have compared it to schools in New Jersey. They are very hands on and care for the students..

Posted by a parent on 03/02/14

My daughter attends Ad Prima Charter (Frankford) for Kindergarten. I am completely happy with the education she receives so far. Like the other ratings, I completely agree that Parents MUST be prepared and ABLE to put in the time to work with their child. The curriculum is rigorous and the homework is ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/27/14

My daughter attends Ad Prima's new 63rd street location and we love this school. She is in kindergarten and has the same course work as my nephew in the first grade in a solid New Jersey school district. Miss Simmons is the best. She is warm and encouraging but runs an orderly classroom with clear ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/21/14

I absolutely love this school, my daughter attends Ad Prima @ the 63rd street location, my daughter came their from public school and she loves it, yes she does get a lot of work but she loves the challenge she looks forward to going to school everyday. She has an amazing teacher , I think sending my ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/27/13

My daughter has been attending this school for two years now. I have found that the teaching curriculum is challenging yet rewarding because her confidence grows by the week. They do encourage home participation by parents which has helped her tremendously. The color system used to encourage good ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/25/13

Pros: They have specific rules and have them outlined. They are on the strict side of things but you know what you are getting into ahead of time. Being tardy, absent, not turning in homework, and misbehavior will not be accepted in this school. The homework seems challenging and can sometimes be ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/05/13

Academically, you can't beat it. Like many of the other reviews you have to be committed as a parent and be an active participant your child's education. The work is rigorous, they even give homework for the entire summer. It definitely is a committment but it's worth it. My friends daughter recently ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/17/13

Ad Prima is an ok school. The teachers are great but the head of the schools are unprofessional and do not really seem to like children.

Posted by a parent on 09/14/13

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Test Year: 2012
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* In 2011-2012 Pennsylvania used the Pennsylvania System of State Assessments (PSSA) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in math and reading, in grades 5, 8 and 11 in writing, and in grades 4, 8 and 11 in science. The results for reading, writing and math are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The PSSA is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Pennsylvania. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.

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Philadelphia schools — Ad Prima Cs is located at 5901 Woodbine Ave, Philadelphia PA 19131. 5901 Woodbine Ave is in the 19131 ZIP code in Philadelphia, PA The school district for Ad Prima Cs is the Ad Prima Cs. Ad Prima Cs is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 8.
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