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Maritime Academy Charter: High School Campus
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Math
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Science
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Reading
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Attendance
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College Bound
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School Details

  • School TypePublic Charter Citywide
  • Grade Levels9-12
  • Waiting List Size500
  • Enrollment270
  • PrincipalLucy Feria
  • Phone Number215-427-3090
  • SEPTA RoutesBus (15, 25, 39, 43, 89)
  • Address 2700 East Huntingdon Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19125
  • NeighborhoodBridesburg
  • TuitionNone
  • Application DeadlineFebruary 16th, 2018
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Mission

Our mission is to provide students a rigorous academic program with a maritime studies theme. Students work with the latest technology to learn maritime content such as nautical science and maritime business while achieving to high standards in...

Our mission is to provide students a rigorous academic program with a maritime studies theme. Students work with the latest technology to learn maritime content such as nautical science and maritime business while achieving to high standards in English, mathematics, science, social studies and the arts. These topics serve as the core of student learning with additional classes in maritime areas. Coursework is interdisciplinary, with classroom and individual learning.

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Points of Pride

Well-integrated school. Positive working relationship with community and parents. Active collaboration with the maritime associations and Philadelphia businesses. Student leadership programs. New state-of-the-art building dedicated to maritime...

Well-integrated school. Positive working relationship with community and parents. Active collaboration with the maritime associations and Philadelphia businesses. Student leadership programs. New state-of-the-art building dedicated to maritime technology, engineering and boat-building. Internships in maritime industries and business; advisory board of maritime professionals to advise/expose students to the maritime field.

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Admissions Policy

Must submit an application, report card/transcript, immunization records and heath information.

Must submit an application, report card/transcript, immunization records and heath information.

Accreditations & Honors

Award-winning art program, including competitions with the Philadelphia Water Works; # 4 in the nation for SeaPerch Underwater Robotic Competition; honored by the Seaman's Church Institute for exceptional maritime studies; 21st Century Community...

Award-winning art program, including competitions with the Philadelphia Water Works; # 4 in the nation for SeaPerch Underwater Robotic Competition; honored by the Seaman's Church Institute for exceptional maritime studies; 21st Century Community Learning Center grant which provides before/after school academic/camp programs for all grades

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School Details & Data

Demographics

Black 26.2%
White 38.7%
Hispanic 28.4%
Asian 4.2%
Other 2.6%

Female & Male Students

Female Students 50.1%
Male Students 49.9%

Special Education

Special Ed 12.8%

Economically Disadvantaged

Students who are economically disadvantaged 78%

English Language Learners

English Language Learner 1%

Students Per Grade

9th Grade Students
81
10th Grade Students
70
11th Grade Students
66
12th Grade Students
53
Total Students
270

School Incidents

Incidents Per 100 Students
2.7

Academics

College Rate

College Rate 49%

AP Class Offerings

  • Calculus AB,
  • Chemistry,
  • English Literature,
  • US History

Activities & Programs

Career & Technical Education (CTE) Programs

  • Commercial Ad,
  • Graphic Communications

Arts Programs

  • Vocal,
  • Instrumental,
  • Visual Arts,
  • Choir,
  • School Plays,
  • Poetry,
  • Film

Sports Programs

  • Basketball,
  • Soccer,
  • Baseball,
  • Softball,
  • Track and Field,
  • Cross Country,
  • Cheerleading,
  • Girls Basketball,
  • Bowling,
  • Girls Track and Field,
  • Girls Volleyball,
  • Sports Other

Other Sports

Sailing, rowing/paddling, canoeing, intramural sports.

Sailing, rowing/paddling, canoeing, intramural sports.

Other Activities

Marine Engineering Team, Interscholastic Chess Team, Cooking Club, Gardening Club, Book Club, Latin Dance, Newspaper, Literary Magazine, Film Club.

Marine Engineering Team, Interscholastic Chess Team, Cooking Club, Gardening Club, Book Club, Latin Dance, Newspaper, Literary Magazine, Film Club.

Electives

Seamanship and Navigation, Maritime Entrepreneurship, Creative Writing, Forensics, Art, Film making, Chorus, Nutrition, Web Design/Coding, Business Math, Spanish Literature and Film

Seamanship and Navigation, Maritime Entrepreneurship, Creative Writing, Forensics, Art, Film making, Chorus, Nutrition, Web Design/Coding, Business Math, Spanish Literature and Film

Language Programs

  • Spanish

Parent Programs

  • Parents Home and School Association

Before and After Care

  • Extended Programming

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