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C.C.A Baldi Middle School
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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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High Academic Growth
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School Details

  • School TypePublic District Neighborhood
  • Grade Levels6-8 (6th - 8th)
  • Waiting List Size
  • Enrollment1420
  • PrincipalMr.. Luke Hostetter
  • Phone Number215-400-3090
  • SEPTA RoutesRoute 88, 67
  • Address 8801 Verree Road
    Philadelphia, PA 19115
  • NeighborhoodBustleton
  • Application DeadlineNovember 2nd, 2018
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Mission

Through a rigorous and integrated program of academics, world culture, and enrichment, Baldi Middle School challenges all students to discover their unique academic abilities and passions by empowering students with the skills and character for...

Through a rigorous and integrated program of academics, world culture, and enrichment, Baldi Middle School challenges all students to discover their unique academic abilities and passions by empowering students with the skills and character for success in high school and beyond. Students are enriched by working in diverse classroom communities and are called to become lifelong learners who develop their individual talents to better themselves, others and their community. With a commitment to intellectual excellence, leadership, community, and challenging oneself, we strive to develop young people who always try their best, find joy in learning, stand up for ideals, and respond to the opportunities and challenges of our time.

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Points of Pride

Environmental science program, robotics program, music program and art program.

Environmental science program, robotics program, music program and art program.

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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Accreditations & Honors

Blue Ribbon School of Distinction

Blue Ribbon School of Distinction

School Details & Data

Demographics

Black 14.8%
White 46.3%
Hispanic 9.6%
Asian 20.6%
Other 8.7%

Female & Male Students

Female Students 48.9%
Male Students 51.1%

Special Education

Special Ed 14.2%

Gifted Education

Gifted 10%

Economically Disadvantaged

Students who are economically disadvantaged 67%

English Language Learners

English Language Learner 13.1%

Students Per Grade

6th Grade Students
490
7th Grade Students
480
8th Grade Students
450
Total Students
1420

School Incidents

Incidents Per 100 Students
0.5

Activities & Programs

Arts Programs

  • Vocal,
  • Instrumental,
  • Visual Arts,
  • Choir,
  • Other Instrumental

Sports Programs

  • Football,
  • Soccer,
  • Sports Other

Other Sports

Geography/Spelling Bee Club; Sting Ensemble Math Club; Fitness Chess Club; Student Council; Volleyball; Study Island Yearbook; Floor Hockey; Band; Science Fair; Robotics; Percussion Art/Drama Club; Reading Club; Newspaper; Math Counts; Orchestra

Geography/Spelling Bee Club; Sting Ensemble Math Club; Fitness Chess Club; Student Council; Volleyball; Study Island Yearbook; Floor Hockey; Band; Science Fair; Robotics; Percussion Art/Drama Club; Reading Club; Newspaper; Math Counts; Orchestra

Parent Programs

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

Parent Involvement

Host and Support numerous activities throughout the year.

Host and Support numerous activities throughout the year.

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