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Member School Wissahickon Charter School

Mission Statement

The mission of the Wissahickon Charter School will be to provide a community of learning with an environmental focus that stimulates the child’s intellectual, social, and character development. It will accomplish this through the following:

  • A curriculum that teaches children about the interconnectedness of the physical and human environments
  • Service learning centered around environmental themes
  • Parents, students, teachers, and administrators as allies in the community of learning
  • Peace education to bring about awareness and conflict resolution within the community
  • A diverse student body and staff
  • Student ownership of learning through empowerment and recognition of diverse learning styles
  • Small class sizes
  • A physical space harmonious with the natural environment

Grades Served

K- 8


Kristi Littell and Jamal Elliott

Year Opened


Current Enrollment


School Districts Served

Philadelphia City, Upper Darby

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4700 G Wissahickon Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19144

Phone: 267.338.1020
Fax: 267.338.1030


PVAAS Status (What's this?)

Grades 4-8 » Reading

Evidence that the school met the standard for PA Academic Growth.

Grades 4-8 » Math

Significant evidence that the school exceeded the standard for PA Academic Growth.

PSSA Status (What's this?)

Made AYP

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630 Freedom Business Ctr. Drive, 3rd Floor Suite, King of Prussia, PA 19406
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