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Northwood Academy Charter School
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Matemática
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Ciencia
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Incidentes Escolares
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Lectura
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Asistencia
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En la universidad
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Detalles de la escuela

  • Tipo de escuelaEscuelas chárter con admisión abierta a toda la ciudad
  • Niveles de gradoK-8
  • Tamaño de la lista de espera850
  • Matrícula792
  • DirectorCindy Carey
  • Número de teléfono215-289-5606
  • Rutas SEPTA75, 89, J
  • Dirección 4621 Castor Avenue
    Philadelphia, PA 19124
  • BarrioFrankford
  • MatrículaSubsidized
  • Fecha límite para la aplicaciónJanuary 28th, 2019
  • Aplique Ahora

Misión

The mission of Northwood Academy Charter School is to educate the whole child by providing the academic, social, and emotional foundations and successes necessary to become contributing community members who possess the skills, desire and confidence...

The mission of Northwood Academy Charter School is to educate the whole child by providing the academic, social, and emotional foundations and successes necessary to become contributing community members who possess the skills, desire and confidence to lead meaningful lives. Northwood Academy Charter School is committed to creating and sustaining a learning sanctuary that is built upon integrity and dedicated to high achievement and purposeful experiences.

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Puntos de orgullo

Top PSSA score- select HS acceptance for 90%+ graduates; High student and staff retention; Numerous Extra Curricular Events and School celebrations; Schoolwide Service Learning Initiative

Top PSSA score- select HS acceptance for 90%+ graduates; High student and staff retention; Numerous Extra Curricular Events and School celebrations; Schoolwide Service Learning Initiative

Póliza de admisión

Interested students must submit an application. If there are more applications than available seats, a lottery will be held. Catchment preference in kindergarten only: H.R. Edmunds and L.Carnell.

Interested students must submit an application. If there are more applications than available seats, a lottery will be held. Catchment preference in kindergarten only: H.R. Edmunds and L.Carnell.

Seguirdad & Cultura

Employs a Dean of School Culture in addition to an upper-and lower- school principal.

Employs a Dean of School Culture in addition to an upper-and lower- school principal.

Honores y acreditaciones

AYP: 2006, 2008, 2009, 2011

AYP: 2006, 2008, 2009, 2011

Datos de la escuela

Datos demográfico

Negro 66.3%
Blanco 6.4%
Hispano 22.5%
Asiatico 1.8%
Otro 3%

Estudiantes masculinos y femeninos

Estudiantes femeninas 50.9%
Estudiante masculino 49.1%

Educación especial

Educación especial 16.3%

Estudiantes con una desventaja económica

Estudiantes con una desventaja económica 60%

La educación para el aprendizaje del idioma inglés

La educación para el aprendizaje del idioma inglés 1.9%

Estudiantes por grado

Kindergarten Students
88
1st Grade Students
94
2nd Grade Students
91
3rd Grade Students
89
4th Grade Students
91
5th Grade Students
89
6th Grade Students
92
7th Grade Students
82
8th Grade Students
76
Número total de estudiantes
792

Incidentes Escolares

Incidentes por cada 100 estudiantes
0.8

Actividades y programas

Programas de arte

  • Instrumental,
  • Teatro,
  • Artes visuales,
  • Coro,
  • Equipo de entrenamiento,
  • Dance,
  • Obras teatrales escolares,
  • Grupo de teatro,
  • Orquesta

Programas de deportes

  • Fútbol americano,
  • Baloncesto,
  • Fútbol (soccer),
  • Béisbol,
  • Softball,
  • Atletismo,
  • Campo traviesa (Cross Country),
  • Dance,
  • Animación (Cheerleading),
  • Baloncesto femenino,
  • Hockey sobre hierba,
  • Sports Other

Otros deportes

Clubs vary each year: drama, sewing, knitting, cooking, yearbook, robotics-legos, solar cars, engineering, IPraxis science fair, chess, poetry, gardening, literacy, band

Clubs vary each year: drama, sewing, knitting, cooking, yearbook, robotics-legos, solar cars, engineering, IPraxis science fair, chess, poetry, gardening, literacy, band

Optativos

7th and 8th grade students self-select special classes

7th and 8th grade students self-select special classes

Programas de idiomas

  • Español,
  • Otro,
  • Otros idiomas

Parent Programs

  • Asociación de hogar e escuela de padres,
  • Padres que se ofrecen como voluntarios en la aula,
  • Padres que se ofrecen como voluntarios en programas de cuidado después de la escuela

Participación de los padres

Trip chaperones; fundraising; general volunteer opportunities for school events

Trip chaperones; fundraising; general volunteer opportunities for school events

Before and After Care

  • Cuidado luego del horario escolar,
  • Programas extendidos

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