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Overall
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Math
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Science
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School Incidents
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Reading
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Attendance
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College Bound
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School Details

  • School TypePublic District Neighborhood
  • Grade LevelsK-8
  • Waiting List Size
  • Enrollment622
  • PrincipalDr Dan Lazar
  • Phone Number215-400-7810
  • SEPTA RoutesBus (7, 9, 21, 42) Trolley (10, 11, 13, 34, 36)
  • Address 2200 Chestnut Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19103
  • NeighborhoodRittenhouse Square
  • TuitionNone
  • Application DeadlineNovember 2nd, 2018
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Mission

The mission and goal of Albert Greenfield as a school is to teach students to analyze the world around them. We aim to teach them to think for themselves and be critical of what goes on in the world. As a school we aim to teach our students to think,...

The mission and goal of Albert Greenfield as a school is to teach students to analyze the world around them. We aim to teach them to think for themselves and be critical of what goes on in the world. As a school we aim to teach our students to think, not for a test but to think about their place in our society and what role they play in it.

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Points of Pride

Greening Greenfield Project; First Place winner in school district tech fair for animation; Children's Literacy Initiative school; Active Home and School Association, Singapore Math Curriculum

Greening Greenfield Project; First Place winner in school district tech fair for animation; Children's Literacy Initiative school; Active Home and School Association, Singapore Math Curriculum

Admissions Policy

Follows School District policy for neighborhood schools. Students must live within designated boundaries; if they don't, they may apply to the school if space is available. Please note this application process happens early in the school year and...

Follows School District policy for neighborhood schools. Students must live within designated boundaries; if they don't, they may apply to the school if space is available. Please note this application process happens early in the school year and does not guarantee admission.

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Safety & Culture

People are admitted to the building only after identifying themselves on camera and must check into the office before accessing the building. Students can be signed out only to approved adults with state or federal identification.

People are admitted to the building only after identifying themselves on camera and must check into the office before accessing the building. Students can be signed out only to approved adults with state or federal identification.

Accreditations & Honors

National Green Ribbon School-designated by the US Department of Education and the EPA.

National Green Ribbon School-designated by the US Department of Education and the EPA.

School Details & Data

Demographics

Black 22.4%
White 51%
Hispanic 4.2%
Asian 10%
Other 12.5%

Female & Male Students

Female Students 48.9%
Male Students 51.1%

Special Education

Special Ed 9.8%

Gifted Education

Gifted 2.9%

Economically Disadvantaged

Students who are economically disadvantaged 23%

English Language Learners

English Language Learner 4.2%

Students Per Grade

Kindergarten Students
74
1st Grade Students
93
2nd Grade Students
76
3rd Grade Students
86
4th Grade Students
87
5th Grade Students
56
6th Grade Students
50
7th Grade Students
49
8th Grade Students
51
Total Students
622

School Incidents

Incidents Per 100 Students
0.4

Activities & Programs

Arts Programs

  • Vocal,
  • Instrumental,
  • Visual Arts,
  • Other Instrumental,
  • Theater Group

Sports Programs

  • Basketball,
  • Soccer,
  • Softball,
  • Track and Field,
  • Volleyball

Electives

Art, Physical Education, Science

Art, Physical Education, Science

Language Programs

  • Spanish

Parent Programs

  • Parents Home and School Association,
  • Parents School Advisory,
  • Parents Classroom Volunteers,
  • Parents After School Volunteers

Before and After Care

  • Extended Programming

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