« Back to compare
9-12
Public
Philadelphia, PA

Contact this school

78th St and Buist Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19153

(215) 492-6451
Nearby homes for sale
Map of Motivation High School address.

Profile Completeness

INTERMEDIATE

Want to improve this school’s profile? You can!

All schools on GreatSchools begin with BASIC completeness, which includes important information like contact details and test scores. It’s up to the school community to take the next steps. As a parent or community member, you can share what you know with other families by writing a review or answering a few questions about what the school offers. As a school leader, you can upload photos, describe school programs, and more with an Official school profile.

The completeness meter moves to INTERMEDIATE, then ADVANCED, and finally HONOR ROLL as you complete the following: 10 or more reviews, at least 1 photo, and 9 program questions parents find helpful.

Want to improve this school's profile?
for Parents
for Schools
 
January 30, 2014
My child goes to motivation high school, the teachers are great and school is ok but I am so frustrated because of some of the rules the the principal Renu Teli has put in place. The school does not allow kids to have phones at all, even if they are not using it, it is not on. They search for phones with the medal detectors and they take it. The other day in the bad weather I could not get to pickup my child. They were outside waiting for me for hours in 5 degree weather . I had no way of reaching my child and they would not let them back in the building to use the phone. Anything could of happen to them out there. In that neighborhood you can't even find a pay phone. This principal is playing with kids safty and I just can't take it anymore. They also have lockers that don't work and the school police take kids jackets if they have it in there hands. The problem is they sometimes can't find them and kids have gone home with out jackets in below zero weather . The police officer is so busy taking jackets instead of worrying about protecting our children

- submitted by a parent
November 16, 2011
The school makes you work hard for what you want and prepares you for college they have great programs for the males and females which help you with your social and academic behavior and are associated with college prep programs which helps you even more.You learn about different cultures and even learn A Language and there are all types of clubs that you may be interested in. They give you the tools all you have to do is apply them.

- submitted by a student
September 25, 2009
nothing is greate about this school. The education is poor. Some classes do not even supply you with books.

- submitted by a student
no rating May 16, 2009
i would recommend this school to everyone the best school ever the greatest

- submitted by a student
September 28, 2008
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a student
August 13, 2008
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a student
July 09, 2008
I love my school. It's a great family and bully free environment. If your a parent and is real intrested in a school with no fights for your child Motivations is where you want to send them.

- submitted by a student
June 11, 2008
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a student
May 16, 2008
This review submitted without content.


- submitted by a parent
October 31, 2007
This school sets high standards for students which make student strive harder to be a great success in life.. Class 2007 Iup S.M

- submitted by a former student
Need help choosing a school? We can help »

Media Gallery

Media missing

Uh oh! No photos. This frame will look much better when you upload photos »


Facebook


Nearby homes for sale

     

Last modified: December 15, 2014

Sign up for email updates

Connect with us

Translate this web page

About GreatSchools

Our mission is to help millions of parents get a great education for their kids. GreatSchools.org is an independent nonprofit and the leading national source of school information for families.


GreatSchools.org 1999 Harrison Street, Suite 1100, Oakland, CA 94612

©1998-2014 GreatSchools.org All Rights Reserved. GreatSchools is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization | Ad Choices

Motivation High School
78th St and Buist Ave, Philadelphia, PA  19153
(215) 492-6451
Last modified Motivation High School is a Public school that serves grades 9-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 5 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Motivation High School Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 10 reviews. Top