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Overall
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Universal Creighton Charter School
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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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High Academic Growth
High Academic Growth
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School Details

  • School TypePublic Charter Neighborhood
  • Grade LevelsK-8
  • Waiting List SizeVaries by grade
  • Enrollment775
  • PrincipalMs. Wendy Baldwin
  • Phone Number215-537-2531
  • SEPTA RoutesBus (26, K)
  • Address 5401 Tabor Avenue
    Philadelphia, PA 19120
  • NeighborhoodLawncrest
  • TuitionN/A
  • Application DeadlineJanuary 28th, 2019
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Mission

To provide our community of learners with an environment in which they can feel safe and secure while they define, explore and expand their potential, both academically and socially.

To provide our community of learners with an environment in which they can feel safe and secure while they define, explore and expand their potential, both academically and socially.

Points of Pride

Smaller class sizes, diverse community, ESOL program, autistic support program, online reading and math interventions.

Smaller class sizes, diverse community, ESOL program, autistic support program, online reading and math interventions.

Admissions Policy

Our school accepts applications through Apply Philly Charter for the 2019-20 school year.

Our school accepts applications through Apply Philly Charter for the 2019-20 school year.

Safety & Culture

We teach and model skills that enable students to work cooperatively with others while respecting the diverse culture in which they reside, and to develop the social and behavioral skills that will help them to become responsible citizens in society....

We teach and model skills that enable students to work cooperatively with others while respecting the diverse culture in which they reside, and to develop the social and behavioral skills that will help them to become responsible citizens in society. Creighton scholars are respectful, responsible, ready and reflective.

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School Details & Data

Demographics

Black 40.3%
White 1.6%
Hispanic 36.7%
Asian 19.5%
Other 2%

Female & Male Students

Female Students 47%
Male Students 53%

Special Education

Special Ed 12.8%

Economically Disadvantaged

Students who are economically disadvantaged 69%

English Language Learners

English Language Learner 22.2%

Students Per Grade

Kindergarten Students
75
1st Grade Students
75
2nd Grade Students
100
3rd Grade Students
100
4th Grade Students
75
5th Grade Students
100
6th Grade Students
75
7th Grade Students
100
8th Grade Students
75
Total Students
775

School Incidents

Incidents Per 100 Students
0.1

Activities & Programs

Arts Programs

  • Other

Sports Programs

  • Dance,
  • Cheerleading

Language Programs

  • French,
  • Spanish,
  • Chinese

Parent Programs

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

Parent Involvement

Parents can also become committee memebers

Parents can also become committee memebers

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