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Pennsylvania School for the Deaf

Private | PK-12 & ungraded

 

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Situated in an inner city neighborhood. The median home value is $78,500. The average monthly rent for a 2 bedroom apartment is $840.

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Posted August 14, 2013

Our school is a very good with education with their learning about Mathematics, Science, Social Studies, and English for classic. I've a good with the school is a great and pretty bigger!


Posted March 13, 2013

My son has been attending this school since he was 2 years old and I love it! The teachers are great! The administrative are Great! I would recomend this school and the ECC center to anyone
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Posted April 8, 2012

My four-year old hearing daughter has attended the Early Childhood Education program at PSD for almost two years now and it truly is exceptional. Kids in this program learn ASL (sign language), create amazing art work - for example, last year, kids helped to make a large playhouse-sized store using wood and tools, become active and intentional members of the school community - having long discussions/generating rules/voting etc. I have been extremely impressed with how well the teachers understand all of the children in their care. This is an amazing program!
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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
Black 51% 16%
Hispanic 22% 7%
White 18% 74%
Asian 5% N/A
Two or more races 3% N/A
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% N/A
Source: NCES, 2009-2010

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100 W School House Ln
Philadelphia, PA 19144
Phone: (215) 951-4700

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