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School Discipline Advocacy Service "Demystifying School Discipline"

posted Sep 14, 2016, 11:51 AM by ccalloway@philasd.org   [ updated Sep 14, 2016, 12:00 PM ]

Igniting a Conversation between parents, teachers, and schools to better address school discipline for Philadelphia's Kids

Keynote Speaker Kevin Bethel

Lunch is provided.

School Progress Report Parent Guide Information

posted May 5, 2016, 9:48 AM by nkhanm@philasd.org   [ updated May 12, 2016, 9:16 AM ]

School Progress Report (SPR) parent guide and related information in multiple languages are available in our website.


Free Citizenship, Civics and GED Classes

posted Apr 25, 2016, 9:17 AM by nkhanm@philasd.org   [ updated May 12, 2016, 9:21 AM ]

The Welcoming Center for New Pennsylvanians is offering free Citizenship, Civics and GED classes.

For Registration visit  https://welcomingcenter.formstack.com/forms/wcnp_application_for_services_copy

Career Opportunities for School Nurses

posted Apr 14, 2016, 8:43 AM by ccalloway@philasd.org   [ updated Jun 23, 2016, 6:29 AM ]

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc. Beta Delta Zeta Chapter Scholarship

posted Jan 20, 2016, 6:00 AM by ccalloway@philasd.org   [ updated May 12, 2016, 9:25 AM by nkhanm@philasd.org ]

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. Beta Delta Zeta Chapter, the Philadelphia Graduate Chapter, is pleased to announce that they are currently accepting applications for the Beta Delta Zeta Scholarship. This award is designated specifically for High School Seniors attending a Philadelphia public, private, charter or parochial school. The scholarship will be rewarded in the amount of $1,500.

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Please view criteria for scholarship below.

READ by 4th Campaign

posted Dec 9, 2015, 6:09 AM by ccalloway@philasd.org   [ updated May 12, 2016, 9:27 AM by nkhanm@philasd.org ]

On this giving Tuesday, you can help promote the vision of READ! by 4th by sharing this giving opportunity with your networks.  One of the key strategies of READ! by 4th is ensuring high quality instructional practices in K-3rd grade classrooms.  The Right Books Campaign is a fundraising effort to put leveled libraries in every K-3 classroom in the School District of Philadelphia.
Click here to learn more.

Let's Go Outdoors

posted Sep 30, 2015, 5:19 AM by ccalloway@philasd.org   [ updated May 12, 2016, 9:28 AM by nkhanm@philasd.org ]


Information for Parents or Guardians: PSSA and Keystone Exams

posted Jan 22, 2015, 12:29 PM by dbrown4@philasd.org   [ updated May 12, 2016, 9:32 AM by nkhanm@philasd.org ]

In light of students preparing for standardized testing, information for Parents or Guardians concerning the Pennsylvania System of School Assessment (PSSA) and Keystone Exams can be found in the documents attached.

For more information or additional assistance, please visit: https://pa.drcedirect.com

Parent/Teacher Tips

posted Nov 14, 2014, 2:53 PM by Courtney Calloway   [ updated May 12, 2016, 9:46 AM by nkhanm@philasd.org ]

The Office of Family and Community Engagement (FACE) is dedicated to creating and supporting partnerships among schools, families and the community. As a central resource for family engagement, FACE will strive to engage and inform parent leaders and families as essential partners in helping students achieve academic proficiency, college and career readiness.

Attached you will find some parent/teacher tips that will help benefit our students and their academic success.

Families and School Together (FAST)

posted Feb 24, 2014, 12:26 PM by Courtney Calloway   [ updated May 12, 2016, 9:46 AM by nkhanm@philasd.org ]

Kindergarten & 1st grade Families should take advantage of the Families and School Together (FAST®) Program to build a strong bridge between home & school!  25 years of research shows FAST® makes a huge difference in families’ and students’ lives. 

The FAST® Program provides a variety of services, including: fun activities for children, free meals with family and school friends, a space where parents can spend time with their children and network with other adults, and much more!  You’d be surprised what 2 hours a week for 8 weeks accomplishes. 

To learn more about FAST® program, click HERE.

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