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This school will not be enrolling a 9th grade class for the 2018-19 school year. For students residing in the catchment that do not attend this school, alternate high schools will be made available.
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Strawberry Mansion High School
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Reading
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School Details

  • School TypePublic District Neighborhood
  • Grade Levels9-12
  • Enrollment171
  • PrincipalMr. Brian McCracken
  • Phone Number215-400-7500
  • School Emailbmccracken@philasd.org
  • SEPTA RoutesBus (7, 32, 39, 48, 54, 61)
  • Address 3133 Ridge Avenue
    Philadelphia, PA 19121
  • NeighborhoodStrawberry Mansion
  • Application DeadlineNovember 2nd, 2018
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Mission

The mission of Strawberry Mansion High School is to provide a world class education in a caring environment that prepares our scholars to be capable and competitive in a 21st century world that is dynamic and undefined.

The mission of Strawberry Mansion High School is to provide a world class education in a caring environment that prepares our scholars to be capable and competitive in a 21st century world that is dynamic and undefined.

Points of Pride

Strawberry Mansion is an exceptional school, rich in tradition and led with outstanding teachers and students. Recently Strawberry Mansion High School has partnered with Philadelphia’s Talent Development Office to support our students in developing...

Strawberry Mansion is an exceptional school, rich in tradition and led with outstanding teachers and students. Recently Strawberry Mansion High School has partnered with Philadelphia’s Talent Development Office to support our students in developing the POWER Skills needed to be successful in the 21 Century world. Strawberry Mansion has a tradition of achievement in athletics, recently earning the title of The Philadelphia Public League’s American Division Champions in 2017.

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Admissions Policy

Students must live within the school catchment area. Students who live outside of the catchment area must apply.

Students must live within the school catchment area. Students who live outside of the catchment area must apply.

School Details & Data

Demographics

Black 98.1%
Hispanic 1.6%
Other 0.3%

Female & Male Students

Female Students 35%
Male Students 65.1%

Special Education

Special Ed 34.3%

Gifted Education

Gifted 0.3%

Economically Disadvantaged

Students who are economically disadvantaged 87%

English Language Learners

English Language Learner 0.3%

Students Per Grade

10th Grade Students
67
11th Grade Students
43
12th Grade Students
61
Total Students
171

School Incidents

Incidents Per 100 Students
10.7

Academics

College Rate

College Rate 39%

AP Class Offerings

  • US History,
  • World History

Activities & Programs

Career & Technical Education (CTE) Programs

  • Food,
  • Baking,
  • Voc Other

Arts Programs

  • Vocal,
  • Instrumental,
  • Visual Arts,
  • Drum Line,
  • Drill Team,
  • Film

Sports Programs

  • Football,
  • Basketball,
  • Track and Field,
  • Cross Country,
  • Cheerleading,
  • Girls Basketball,
  • Girls Track and Field,
  • Girls Volleyball

Other Activities

Extracurricular Activities: • Book Club • Debate Team • Drill Team • Environmental Club • Knights Council- Student Advisory Council • Teens Go Green

Extracurricular Activities: • Book Club • Debate Team • Drill Team • Environmental Club • Knights Council- Student Advisory Council • Teens Go Green

Electives

Microsoft Office • Photography • Roster-Embedded Credit Recovery Options • Senior Seminar • Survey of Law • Unified Sports

Microsoft Office • Photography • Roster-Embedded Credit Recovery Options • Senior Seminar • Survey of Law • Unified Sports

Language Programs

  • Spanish

Parent Programs

  • Parents School Advisory

Parent Involvement

Parents participate through volunteering and frequent participation in the governance of school policies and procedures.

Parents participate through volunteering and frequent participation in the governance of school policies and procedures.

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