Now Accepting New Student Applications!
We’re now accepting NEW STUDENT applications, including incoming kindergarteners, for the 2019-2020 school year!
There are three ways to apply:
- Click the “Apply Now” button on this page.
- You will be redirected to Apply Philly Charter, a new website that makes it easy for you to apply to charter schools.
- You will need an email address to complete the online application. If you don’t have one, you can apply by phone. (See #3.)
- At one of our schools
- Each school will have laptops available during school hours for you to submit an online application.
- By phone at 1-800-891-3999
- This is a toll-free number set up by Apply Philly Charter.
- They will walk you through the application and submit it for you.
- Translators are available.
You will not be able to use paper applications anymore. You must apply using one of the three methods listed above.
The deadline to apply to be included in the lottery is January 28, 2019. If you apply after the deadline, you will be added to our waitlist.
Learn more about our Philadelphia schools.
Clymer ElementaryGrades K-8 in Tioga
Pastorius-Richardson ElementaryGrades K-8 in Germantown
Frederick Douglass ElementaryGrades K-8 in North Philadelphia
Grover Cleveland ElementaryGrades K-8 in Tioga
Hardy Williams ElementaryGrades K-6 in Southwest Philadelphia
Harrity ElementaryGrades K-8 in Southwest Philadelphia
John Wister ElementaryGrades K-6 in Germantown
Mann ElementaryGrades K-6 in Wynnefield
Mastery Prep ElementaryGrades K-2 in Nicetown/Tioga
Smedley ElementaryGrades K-6 in Frankford
Thomas ElementaryGrades K-6 in South Philadelphia