Shoemaker Campus

Grades 7-12

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Our Location

5301 Media Street

Philadelphia, PA 19131

Contact Us

Phone: 267-296-7111

Fax: 267.296.7112

Principal Email: Sharif ElMekki

Schools : Middle and High Schools : Shoemaker Campus : College Corner : Internship Program

Internship Program

Meet the Team:

Kerry Sorensen, Internship Coordinator:

All of our students complete a mentorship during their sophomore year. To learn more, check out the Internship Program Brochure!


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A Snapshot of our current mentors:

Saint Joseph’s University, UPENN African American Recourse Center,  Bryn Mawr Hospital, Philadelphia District Attorney’s Office , Drexel University School of Education & Goodwin College, Drexel University College of Medicine,  Franklin Institute, The Westin Hotel, Le Meridien Hotel,  Jewish Family & Children’s Services, JKR Partners, Replica Creative, Lankenau Hospital,  Philadelphia Insurance Companies, Parent Infant Center, Myers Design, Sbraga Restaurant, Swartz Campbell, Swartz Campbell, Office of Congressman Chaka Fattah.


Top 5 Reasons to be excited about the Shoemaker internship program:

  1. “It's a great opportunity to share your profession, get a little bit of help in the office, help educate young people and see your workplace from a different perspective” – Mentor, 2013 end of year survey
  2. “The mentoring program is reciprocal.....the student provides service to our organization and we in return deposit knowledge, experience, skill, and support to and for the student” – Mentor, 2013 end of year survey
  3. “It is an incredible way to give practical hands-on work experience to high school students who are just beginning to think of themselves in that type of setting. It is also incredibly refreshing to have a new perspective in your organization! “ – Mentor, 2013 end of year survey
  4. 100% of 2013 Mentors surveyed answered “YES” they would recommend the Internship Program to others.
  5. 99% of mentors felt fully supported by their internship coordinator throughout the internship experience.