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School leader:  Mr. Thomas A. Scheid
1600 Lombard Street
Philadelphia, PA 19146

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(215) 238-8000
(215) 238-1998
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47 reviews

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Grateful to: Teacher
Submitted by a community member · January 24, 2016
Thanks to all of the ICS staff. You are making an incredible impact in the lives of the children & their families that you serve.

Teacher effectiveness: Very effective
Submitted by a community member · January 24, 2016
ICS teachers are knowledgeable, skilled & experienced in their field. They daily share their knowledge with their students, other staff & parents.

Amount of homework: Just right
Submitted by a community member · January 24, 2016
Students need to develop a balance between education & recreation. ICS encourages its students and creates an environment for them to become life learners.

Develops grit: Agree
Submitted by a community member · January 24, 2016
When a student is either failing or struggling in their studies or having difficulty socially the school provides many supports to help the student overcome their challenges.

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Independence CS
1600 Lombard Street, Philadelphia, PA  19146
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 47 reviews. (215) 238-8000
Last modified Independence CS is a Charter school that serves grades K-8. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 5 out of 10 based on academic quality.