Julia R. Masterman Laboratory and Demonstration School
About this school...
Masterman is a multicultural, welcoming community of learners that engages academically talented students in advanced intellectual study.
Points of pride:
National Blue Ribbon School, U.S. Department of Education, 2010; top-ranked school in Pennsylvania on PSSA; ranked 52nd among high schools in United States, U.S. News & World Report, 2014; nationally ranked chess team, 2011, 2013, 2014; Gates Millennium Scholars; extensive AP course offerings
Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Computer Science A, English Language & Composition, English Literature & Composition, Environmental Science, French Language & Culture, Government & Politics, Music Theory, Physics B, Psychology, Spanish Language, Spanish Literature, Statistics, U.S. History, Computer Science
Measures for positive, safe learning:
National Blue Ribbon School, U.S. Department of Education, 2010; ranked 1st among Pennsylvania high schools and 60th among U.S. high schools, U.S. News & World Report, 2015; nationally ranked chess team; 2011-2015 Gates Millennium Scholars
Home & School Association, School Advisory Council, classroom volunteers, afterschool volunteers
Arts activities and classes:
Vocal music classes or ensemble; choir; instrumental music classes; other instrumental ensemble; jazz; orchestra; theater instruction; school play or musical(s); visual arts instruction; poetry
Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track & Field, Volleyball, Badminton*
Basketball, Gymnastics, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track & Field, Volleyball, Badminton*
2, 4, 16, 23, 33, 43, Broad Street subway