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School leader:  Marjorie G. Neff
1699 Spring Garden St
Philadelphia, PA 19130

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(215) 299-4661
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BASIC INFORMATION

  • Dress policy
    None, Dress code
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students...
  • Coed / Single gender
    Coed
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Arts
    Orchestra, Band, Choir / Chorus, Drama, Painting, Ceramics
  • World languages
    French, Spanish, American Sign Language (ASL)
  • Sports
    Basketball, Baseball, Cross country, Gymnastics, Soccer...
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108 reviews

Community rating

How would you rate your experience at this school?

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1 STAR
4

Recent Comments


Overall:
Submitted by a parent · March 13, 2016
What was once a great school with a thriving environment under the leadership of principal Neff is now being driven into the ground by a much too inexperienced principal with poor leadership skills. I pulled both of my children this year.

Overall:
Submitted by a student · July 07, 2015
Masterman is an incredible school only for the gifted. I am a current student in 7th grade and while there are some problems, it is overall an incredible school. The entire building could use a cleaning, and certain teachers should be fired, but... more

Teacher effectiveness: Very effective
Submitted by a student · July 07, 2015
I go to Masterman (8th Grade) and the teachers, for the most part, are great. Some teachers are not very good and slightly mean, but the majority of the teachers are very qualified in their field and are always there to help. Masterman is a great... more

Overall:
Submitted by a student · February 13, 2015
I'm a highschooler at Masterman. I saw that some people were saying Masterman pressures its students too much so that it can keep a high reputation. That's simply not true. All kids need some pressure to stay focused. Contrary to popular belief... more

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Masterman Julia R Secondary School
1699 Spring Garden St, Philadelphia, PA  19130
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 108 reviews. (215) 299-4661
Last modified Masterman Julia R Secondary School is a Public school that serves grades 5-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 10 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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