Application Process

Who can apply to The Mathematics, Civics and Sciences Charter School? MCSCS complies with all state regulations for admitting students, §17-1723-A of the Charter School Law (Act22).

Admission to the school is open to all eligible students who are residents within the limits of the City of Philadelphia and the state of Pennsylvania in grades 1 through 12.

MCSCS does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, ethnicity, mental or physical disability, proficiency in English, or prior academic achievement when recruiting or
admitting students.

First Grade: Children applying for first grade must be six years of age by September 1 st of the
current year in order to be accepted into the school. If the child is not six by the deadline, families will be encouraged to re-apply for the following year.