Penn Treaty School

Mission Statement:
To ignite students’ passion for civic participation and personal development by cultivating college and career preparation (AVID), opportunities for authentic experiences in science and technology (STEM academy), and culture of respect and responsibility.
Accredidations and Awards:
AVID certified school
AP Courses:
English Language & Composition, U.S.History
Measures for Positive, Safe Learning:
Reductions in serious incidents and suspensions
Parent Involvement:
School Advisory Council team; open door policy
Arts Activities and Classes:
ARTSPHERE afterschool program
Boys Sports:
Varsity Basketball, Varsity Bowling Middle School Football
Girls Sports:
Varsity Basketball, Varsity Softball, Bowling, Cheer
Septa Routes:
5, 25, 89, 15 trolley, Market-Frankford El
Contact Information
600 E. Thompson St., 19125
Sam Howell, Principal
Enrollment and Demographics
Type of School:Neighborhood
Enrollment: 562
Grades Served: 6-12
Admission Reqs: Serves students from catchment area; daily attendance and punctuality are mandatory; students with complex needs are encouraged to apply from catchment area
ELLS: 8%
Special Education: 32%
Receiving free or reduced priced lunch: 100%
Waiting List? No
Racial Demographics:African American – 27% Latino – 34% Asian – 1% White – 31% Other – 6%

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