Student Life

Student Newspaper

Our student newspaper empowers scholars to become researchers, writers, critical thinkers, and confident communicators.

Student Council

Student Council develops leadership as members discuss concerns and work collaboratively to have a positive impact on school spirit and the school community.

Chess, Basketball, Martial Arts

Chess, basketball, and Brazilian martial arts are offered through partnerships, including Philadelphia Youth Basketball and Philadelphia Police Alliance.

Restorative Practices

Proactive schoolwide strategies create a sense of community, build healthy relationships, and develop conflict resolution skills, sense of belonging, and agency.

Peer Mediations

This form of conflict resolution carried out within peer groups. Its aim is to teach children and young people how to resolve conflict compassionately and peacefully.

Peace Room

A dedicated, safe, and neutral space in our school building is provided for students to work through difficult emotions and challenging situations with the help of a teacher or counselor.