KIPP DuBois Collegiate Academy

AP Courses:
Biology, English Literature & Composition, Statistics, U.S. History, World History, English Language and Composition
Other Special Academic Offerings:
Physical Education
Measures for Positive, Safe Learning:
Established a strong parent community; staff members have dismissal posts throughout school and neighborhood to ensure safe departure for students
Parent Involvement:
Home & School Association, classroom volunteers, trip chaperones
Arts Activities and Classes:
Vocal music classes or ensemble; choir; instrumental music classes; jazz; other instrumental ensemble; theater instruction; visual arts instruction; dance; poetry; literature
Activities and Special Programs:
Tiger Woods Learning Center, focused on STEM; Future Focus summer internship program in partnership with Accenture
Boys Sports:
Basketball, Cross Country, Football, Soccer, Outdoor Track & Field
Girls Sports:
Basketball, Cheerleading, Soccer, Outdoor Track & Field
Septa Routes:
38, 40, 52, 64; 10, 15 trolley
Contact Information
5070 Parkside Ave., 19131
Melissa Poorman, Principal
Enrollment and Demographics
Type of School:Charter
2014-2015 Enrollment: 522
Grades Served: 9-12
Admission Reqs: Open admission, Philadelphia residents
ELLS: 0%
Special Education: 23%
Receiving free or reduced priced lunch: 85%
Racial Demographics:African American – 95% Latino – 4% Asian – 0% White – 1% Other – 1%

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