Special Admission

Science Leadership Academy @ Beeber

Other Special Academic Offerings:
Advanced Art, Engineering I and II, Music, Philosophy, Technology
Measures for Positive, Safe Learning:
We have a four-year advisory program so that every student has an advocate, and every parent has a first point of contact at the school.
Parent Involvement:
Home & School Association, classroom volunteers, afterschool volunteers
Arts Activities and Classes:
Theater instruction; visual art instruction; school plays; poetry; literature
Boys Sports:
Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Indoor Track & Field, Soccer, Softball, Track & Field, Volleyball
Girls Sports:
Basketball, Cheerleading, Indoor Track & Field, Soccer, Track & Field, Volleyball
Septa Routes:
44, 46, 65, 105, G, 10 trolley, Regional Rail – Overbrook
Contact Information
5925 Malvern Ave., 19131
Christopher Johnson, Principal
Enrollment and Demographics
Type of School:Special Admission
2014-2015 Enrollment: 476
Grades Served: 9-12
Admission Reqs: As and Bs, with the possible exception of one C, on most recent final report card; good attendance and punctuality; no negative disciplinary reports; project-based interview. (Families must call school to schedule an interview, which will be held in early December.) A weeklong summer institute is strongly recommended for incoming 9th graders.
ELLS: 5%
Special Education: 7%
Receiving free or reduced priced lunch: 63%
Racial Demographics:African American – 64% Latino – 12% Asian – 5% White – 13% Other – 5%

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