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School leader:  Karen L. Thomas
201 East Salaignac St
Philadelphia, PA 19128

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(215) 487-4463
(215) 487-4808
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"Our school has consistently made AYP for the past 11 years."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    Before, After
  • Dress policy
    Uniforms, Dress code
  • Transportation
    Paid public transportation...
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Environmental
  • Arts
    Graphics, Choir / Chorus...
  • World languages
    None
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66 reviews

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Overall:
Submitted by a parent · March 04, 2016
Cook-Wissahickon is great. We've watched our kids learn and grow at the school over the past few years and are really pleased. The teachers are good and they demand a lot from the kids academically. They also coach teams, provide art and science... more

Grateful to: Teacher
Submitted by a parent · March 04, 2016
Ms. Kimmel the art teacher who enables all the kids to express themselves and learn about art history and techniques, teaching them drawing, painting, and ceramics.

Develops empathy: Strongly agree
Submitted by a parent · March 04, 2016
The teachers and staff focus on cultivating caring in their students, and the kids are involved in service projects in the community (food bank drives in the younger years and service learning projects in the older grades).

Overall:
Submitted by a community member · February 26, 2016
Cook-Wiss is one of the strongest and most successful elementary schools in the Philadelphia system. Great faculty, meaningful parental involvement, and a safe and positive environment for the students.

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Cook-Wissahickon School
201 East Salaignac St, Philadelphia, PA  19128
Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 66 reviews. (215) 487-4463
Last modified Cook-Wissahickon School is a Public school that serves grades PK-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 5 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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