Special Admission

Girard Academic Music Program (GAMP)

GAMP girard academy of music performance
AP Courses:
Biology, Statistics, Literature, Language and Composition, Music Theory, US History
Other Special Academic Offerings:
Concert choir; concert band; orchestra; marching band; string ensemble; jazz band
Parent Involvement:
Home & School Association; School Advisory Council
Arts Activities and Classes:
Vocal music classes or ensemble; choir; instrumental music classes; drum line; concert and/or jazz band; orchestra; other instrumental ensemble; theater instruction; school play or musical(s); film; dance instruction
Boys Sports:
Baseball, Basketball
Girls Sports:
Softball, Basketball
Septa Routes:
2, 7, 17, 37, 79, G
Contact Information
2136 W. Ritner St., 19145
Carol Domb, Principal
Enrollment and Demographics
Type of School:Special Admission
2014-2015 Enrollment: 616
Grades Served: 5-12
Admission Reqs: A’s and B’s on all report cards; excellent attendance and punctuality; 80th percentile or higher on standardized tests; applicants must audition for vocal music and may audition for instrumental if they have played an instrument for more than one year.
ELLS: <1%
Special Education: 5%
Receiving free or reduced priced lunch: 34%
Waiting List? Yes
Racial Demographics:African American – 26% Latino – 5% Asian –17% White –42% Other – 9%

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