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John Moffet Elementary School

Location 127 W. Oxford Street Philadelphia 19122-3994
Phone 215-291-4721
Principal Ms Carmen Navarro
Website Visit Website
Type ? Public
School Level Elementary School
Grade Levels K-5
Enrollment 423
Registration Open
Nearest Cross Street Oxford Street
SEPTA Route MFL (Berks), Bus (5, 25, 57)
Wait List No
Overall ?
6/10
Math ?
6/10
Reading ?
5/10
Safety ?
7/10
Student Attendance ?
8/10
Achievement Gap ?
N/A

Admissions Policy

We are a neighborhood school. Students are required to live within our boundaries.

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Mission

It is the mission of the John Moffet Elementary School to develop lifelong learners and productive citizens who have the skills and confidence needed to reach their full potential, the ability to apply their learning effectively and creatively in the community and marketplace, the acceptance and respect for cultural diversity, and the capability to work cooperatively with others to solve problems and adapt to a changing technological environment.
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Accreditations

Moffet made adequately yearly progress in 2003 thru 2011.
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Points of Pride

Art Classes; Arabic Drumming sponsored by Al-Bustan; Instrumental Music Program; Percussion Music Program; Playground built in the schoolyard in Spring of 2011 by Eagles Youth Partnership Program
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Safety Measures

All of Moffet students are expected to be Respectful, Responsible and Ready. We work as a school community to teach our students what is means to be respectful, responsible and ready. Students who adhere to Moffet's 3 Rs are considered to be "Moffetized." A student of the month celebration is held to recognized the students who exhibit Moffet's 3 Rs.
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School Details & Data

Demographics
Percent Black
10.6%
Percent White
10.6%
Percent Asian
0.5%
Percent Hispanic
58.6%
Percent Other
19.6%
Percent Special Ed
9.9%
Percent Gifted
0.5%
Reduced Lunch
72.1%
Percent Female
49.4%
Percent Male
50.6%
Students per Grade
K
83
1
76
2
63
3
70
4
73
5
58
Total Students
423
Culture
Serious Disciplinary Incidents per 100 Students
3.1/100
Average Daily Attendance
0.946
Arts Programs
Vocal
Instrumental
Visual
school.artsOther Arabic Drumming
Sports Programs
Track Field
Other Activities
Language Programs
Electives
Vocational Opportunities
AP Class Offerings
Parent Involvement
Home and School
School Advisory Council
After School Volunteering
Classroom Volunteering
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