Special Admission

Hill-Freedman World Academy

Mission Statement:
To provide a rigorous academic learning environment that fosters lifelong learners who are committed to being knowledgeable, caring, and internationally minded citizens.We have several pillars of learning: critical and creative thinking; exploration and investigation; problem solving; communication and collaboration; reflection; responsibility and social action.
Septa Routes:
H, L and 18
Contact Information
1100 East Mt. Pleasant, 19120
Anthony Majewski, Principal
Enrollment and Demographics
Type of School:Special Admission
Enrollment: 700
Grades Served: 6-12
Admission Reqs: As and Bs in major subject areas, with the possibility of one C, on the most recent report card; 80th percentile or higher on standardized tests; excellent attendance and punctuality. Special education: Students with complex needs are encouraged to apply for our transition program (post HS)
ELLS: 1%
Special Education: 22%
Receiving free or reduced priced lunch: 81%
Waiting List? No
Racial Demographics:African American – 86% Latino – 4% Asian – 4% White – 1% Other – 5%

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