This school has changed management.
This school was previously operated by Scholar Academies. As of the 2016-17 school year, it has returned to the School District of Philadelphia. All students currently in the Kenderton catchment are eligible to enroll.
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Overall
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Kenderton Elementary 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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College Bound
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School Details

  • School TypePublic District Neighborhood
  • Grade LevelsK-8
  • Enrollment482
  • PrincipalVictoria Pressley
  • Phone Number215-400-8340
  • SEPTA RoutesBSL (Allegheny), Bus (2, 4, 16)
  • Address 1500 West Ontario St
    Philadelphia, PA 19140
  • NeighborhoodCenter City East
  • Application DeadlineNovember 2nd, 2018
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Mission

The mission of Kenderton Elementary School is high achievement for all students.

The mission of Kenderton Elementary School is high achievement for all students.

Points of Pride

Number one school in the Academic Division for "First in Math"; High emphasis on Writing; PAL Center; Active Community Engagment

Number one school in the Academic Division for "First in Math"; High emphasis on Writing; PAL Center; Active Community Engagment

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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School Details & Data

Demographics

Black 90%
Hispanic 3.5%
Asian 0.4%
Other 6%

Female & Male Students

Female Students 45.4%
Male Students 54.6%

Special Education

Special Ed 16.6%

Gifted Education

Gifted 0.6%

Economically Disadvantaged

Students who are economically disadvantaged 76%

English Language Learners

English Language Learner 0.2%

Students Per Grade

Kindergarten Students
59
1st Grade Students
49
2nd Grade Students
66
3rd Grade Students
66
4th Grade Students
70
5th Grade Students
60
6th Grade Students
52
7th Grade Students
33
8th Grade Students
27
Total Students
482

School Incidents

Incidents Per 100 Students
7.6

Activities & Programs

Arts Programs

  • Instrumental,
  • Visual Arts

Sports Programs

  • Basketball,
  • Track and Field

Parent Programs

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

Parent Involvement

Parental workshops

Parental workshops

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