The Mathematics, Civics and Sciences Charter School ofÂ Philadelphia, Inc. (MCSCS) is one of the largest charterÂ schools in the state of Pennsylvania with a population ofÂ nearly one thousand students in grades firstÂ throughÂ twelfth. MCSCS was recognized by the PennsylvaniaÂ Department of Education as one of the city’s top-tenÂ schools out of more than three hundred public and charterÂ schools in Philadelphia.
Our students passed the state mandated Pennsylvania SystemÂ of School Assessment (PSSA) for the past sixÂ yearsÂ and made Adequate Yearly Progress (A YP) for schoolÂ yearsÂ 2004-2005, 2005-2006, 2006-2007, 2007-2008,Â 2008-2009 to present 2009-2010.Â MCSCS graduated its 9â€¢h graduating class with 100%Â graduation and a zero-dropout rate in 9 years. Eve1y yearÂ 97- 98% of our graduates attend college and 2-3% vocationalÂ training. Over one millionÂ dollars in scholarships were awarded to graduates in additionÂ to their Free Application for Federal Student AidÂ (FAFSA).
Last yearÂ·, one graduate received the Bill Gates MillenniumÂ Award and was one of 1000 selected out of 20,500Â applicants. The Bill Gates Millennium Award will payÂ for 10 years of college to any school of her choice.