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 […]
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 […]
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.
Parents must sign up due to limited space We have scheduled van and school bus pick-up for children on several stops along Broad St. There will be one trip made at 7:30 a.m. and one trip at 8:30 a.m. The school will open at 7:00 a.m. for parents to drop off children. All students without […]
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.
MEET THE MATHEMATICS, CIVICS AND SCIENCES CHARTER SCHOOL SCHOLARS! Each scholar received an additional thousand dollars from the Veronica J. Joyner Scholarship Fund for their hard work!! MCSCS graduates receive book scholarships throughout their years in college from the Veronica J. Joyner Scholarship Fund. The Mission of The Mathematics, Civics and Sciences Charter School […]
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 Mark Macyk, Inquirer Staff Writer POSTED: December 10, 2015 When listing the top boys’ basketball teams in Philadelphia this year, it might not be best to forget the Mighty Elephants. Malik Archer scored 10 of his game-high 18 points in the second half Tuesday as visiting Math, Civics and Sciences stunned Martin Luther King, […]
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.