When a student leaves the Philadelphia School District for a charter school, the system is left with nearly $5,000 in continuing costs, according to a report released Thursday.
The amount — $4,824 — is less than the $7,000 in so-called stranded costs that the Boston Consulting Group estimated for the district in 2012.
At The Mathematics, Civics and Sciences Charter School (MCSCS) in Philadelphia, every student starts the morning with a pledge. In one colorful classroom, 20 third-graders stand and begin reciting. “I’m 100% committed to my education,” they say in unison. “I believe in myself and my ability to do my best at all times. I am powerful […]
Mathematics, Civics and Sciences Charter School on north Broad Street. (credit: Mike DeNardo/KYW) October 28, 2015 – By Mike DeNardo PHILADELPHIA (CBS) A championship high school basketball team is searching for a place to play its home games. With the start of the season approaching, they’re not having much luck. “Our boys should be practicing. And […]
03/10/2016, 10:45pm EST Josh Verlin (@jmverlin) In other action on Friday evening Class A: Phil-Mont Christian (1-1) vs. Math, Civics & Sciences (12-2) Where: Philadelphia University When: 7:30 PM Skinny: In its first two games, Phil-Mont Christian has been tougher, faster and bigger than both of its opponents, and thus the Falcons didnâ€™t have too […]
BY MARTY MYERS / STAFF WRITER Published: March 9, 2016 Old Forge’s Nick Pelosi has his shot blocked by Math, Civics and Sciences. Zahir Jackson in the second half of play at Bethlehem Liberty High School in Bethlehem on Tuesday, March 8, 2016. Jake Danna Stevens / Staff Photographer Old Forgeâ€™s Ben Grochowski scores in […]
The Veronica J. Joyner
Annual Scholarship Fund Dinner Dance
The Veronica J. Joyner Scholarship Fund Dinner is held annually in April. All money raised is used to assist MCSCS graduates with the purchase of college textbooks, dorm fees registration, courses, travel and all expenses related to college, based on need.
The Annual Charter Evaluation (ACE) is produced by the Charter Schools Office of the School District of Philadelphia (School District) for all school community stakeholders—parents and families of Philadelphia students, charter school leaders, the School District and the School Reform Commission, and members of the general public.
The Mathematics, Civics and Sciences Charter School of Philadelphia, Inc. cordially invite you to join us in supporting The Veronica J. Joyner Annual Scholarship Fund Dinner Dance (Download Flyer & Ticket Order Form) First District Plaza 3801 Market Street Philadelphia, PA Friday, April 29, 2016 6:00PM – 10:00PM Tickets $40.00 per person TO PURCHASE A […]
N E W S LE T T E R Welcome to School Year 2015 – 2016 School begins on September 8, 2015 All students must be in full school uniform. Daily school hours: 1st – 5th Grade Students Â -Â 8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. 6th – 12th Grade Students – 8:15 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. All […]