Philadelphia Military Academy at Leeds
About this school...
Our belief is that all students should be given every opportunity to be successful, and greatness exists in all of our students. Through strong academics and our JROTC program, students can acquire the skills to be successful academically and socially after their high school experience.
Recognized as one of the 19 high-performing schools by the School District of Philadelphia; recognized at Title I Academic Achievement Conference for high-performing schools; made AYP last year
Points of pride:
1st place in JROTC Academic Challenge; 1st place five years in a row for physical fitness; 1st place in citywide drill competition; above 90% student attendance for four consecutive school years; only school in Philadelphia to attend the National Drill Team competition
Other special academic offerings:
Had 45 students enrolled in AP Biology during the 2011-12 school year; will offer AP Biology and AP Physics during the 2012-13 school year
Arts activities and classes:
Activities & special programs:
Yearbook club; drill team; Color Guard; Raiders team
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