In 2006, Shoemaker was identified as the 2nd most violent school in Philadelphia. Mastery Charter was invited to convert the school by SDP.
Now, math scores increased 56 pts in 8th grade and 71 pts in 7th grade. Reading scores increased 41 pts in 8th grade and 51 pts in 7th grade. Violence has dropped 90%. Attendance is above 95% and student retention is above 96%.
100% of seniors were accepted to institutions of higher learning. 83% have transitioned into the programs!
Our class of 2013 earned over $4 million in scholarships!