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School leader:  Ms Lisa Kaplan
1213 South 12th St
Philadelphia, PA 19147

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(215) 952-6223
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"We are best known for drive toward excellence."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    None
  • Dress policy
    Uniforms, Dress code
  • Transportation
    Paid public transportation...
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Arts (all), Mathematics
  • Arts
    Band, Instrumental and theory music lessons...
  • Sports
    Basketball, Cheerleading, Soccer, Football, Volleyball
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23 reviews

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Grateful to: Staff member
Submitted by a parent · December 09, 2015
Principal Kaplan is the 2015 winner of the Escalante–Gradillas Prize for Best in Education. Way to go Lisa!

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Submitted by a community member · October 09, 2014
Principal Kaplan has worked tirelessly to get Jackson a fantastic PlaySpace, a redone multipurpose space and to make Jackson one of only two schools in Philadelphia following a private school Integrated Literacy Model with technology in K-3. They... more

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Submitted by a parent · October 09, 2014
Jackson is a great choice for any student. The principal is amazing and all of the children love her! The entire school is focused on Positive Attitudes and the climate is respectful and calm. The children get exposure to all of the Arts and have... more

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Submitted by a parent · September 06, 2014
We have a first grader and second grader at Jackson. We love the teachers, the principal, the diversity, and walking to our local public school every morning! Thank you, Jackson community for everything you do! The school gets better every year!

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There is a new feel at Jackson and we want parents to know about it. Our goal is to provide an excellent education for all students. We are a wonderful multicultural school and we embrace the richness of our diversity by continuing to involve the community as our partners.

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Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 23 reviews. (215) 952-6223
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