Your Neighborhood School in South Philadelphia

Thomas Campus is a neighborhood school serving over 650 students and their families in 7th through 12th grade. Students enjoy a strong sense of community and belonging in a safe environment, supported by caring and committed teachers and staff who return year after year. Along with a rigorous academic program, Thomas students have opportunities for internships, athletics and a variety of after school programs in preparation for high school and postsecondary success.  Every student has a clear path after graduation-whether enrolling in a 4-year university or entering the workforce.

670

Students

7-12

Grades

Our School

Thomas Campus offers an academically rigorous program designed to prepare all students for postsecondary success.

Students develop:

  • Critical thinking skills
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Content Knowledge
  • Independence
  • Leadership skills
  • Grit
  • Resilience

We offer:

  • Several Electives and Varied Courses
    • From introductory to college level
    • AP courses and additional options available for highly motivated students
  • Special Education Programming
    • We serve all students
    • Each students strengths and needs are considered
    • Partner with families each step of the way
  • College and Career Prep
    • Sophomores complete an 18-week internship
    • Seniors participate in college trips, a senior seminar course, get assistance with FAFSA form completion and receive support with the college application process
    • Students graduate prepared with a plan to enter college, the workforce or a pathway of their choice

Thomas Campus offers a variety of athletic activities and clubs.  Thomas participates as members of the PIAA (Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association) within the District XII Public League. Middle school teams play in a variety of leagues across the city.

Some examples include:

  • Art Club
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Book Club
  • Boys Club
  • Cross Country
  • Drum Line
  • Fitness Training
  • Flag Football
  • Football
  • Gay Straight Alliance
  • Orchestra
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Student Government
  • Track and Field
  • Yearbook

Any student living in Philadelphia is eligible to apply for the lottery, however, preference is given to current students at Thomas Elementary and students living in the South Philadelphia zip code 19148.

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"There's a charter school called Mastery in Philadelphia. And in just two years, three of the schools that Mastery has taken over have seen reading and math levels nearly double - in some cases, triple...Now, if a school like Mastery can do it, every troubled school can do it."
-President Barack Obama