Abraham Lincoln High School

Mission Statement:
We educate all students for current and future success in college, career, technology and service opportunities.
Accredidations and Awards:
Design Award, DT Philly 2017
Points of Pride:
Four Career Academies: Professional Services, Science Academy. Academy of the Arts, 9th grade academy; robotics club; Special Olympics participation; student leadership clubs; student association; student ambassadors; Alumni Association; Boys’ Varsity Basketball Public League Champions
AP Courses:
English Literature, Environmental Science, Calculus, Political Science, American History, Psychology
Other Special Academic Offerings:
JROTC, Deaf and Hard of Hearing, Law, Environmental, Fine and Performing Arts
Foreign Languages:
Spanish, French, Latin
Measures for Positive, Safe Learning:
Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports (PBIS), restorative practices
Parent Involvement:
School Advisory Council
Arts Activities and Classes:
Introduction to Art, Art I & II, Sculpture I & II, Drama, Creating Theater
Activities and Special Programs:
Multidisciplinary project-based learning
Boys Sports:
Football, Basketball, Baseball, Bowling, Tennis, Soccer, Swimming
Girls Sports:
Basketball, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Bowling
Septa Routes:
66, 70, 88
Contact Information
3201 Ryan Ave., 19136
Jack Nelson, Principal
Enrollment and Demographics
Type of School: Neighborhood
2014-2015 Enrollment: 1,546
Grades Served: 9-12
Admission Reqs: Serves students from catchment area; others may apply with admission based on space availability and lottery
ELLS: 15%
Special Education: 22%
Receiving free or reduced priced lunch: 100%
Waiting List? Yes
Racial Demographics: African American – 40% Latino – 64% Asian – 4% White – 24% Other – 6%

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