One of the best schools in South Philadelphia. This school has made some major changes and tremendous progress and is one of the top schools in the entire district. They are competing with Masterman for the National Title 1 Distinguished School Awards for PA. The school offers a whole host of opportunities for children now - Golf Ball Room Dancing Intramural Sports Book Clubs Reading Olympics Jr. Fire Fighter Program and Gold Key Incentive Programs to name a few. They also offer support services for the ESOL students as well as after school support services. Parental involvement is starting to pick up and it really makes a difference. With the cooperative effort of the dedicated teachers and parents this school is definitely a rising star.
About This School
Key Francis Scott School is a public elementary school in Philadelphia. The principal of Key Francis Scott School is Norris Eldridge. 440 students attend Key Francis Scott School and are mostly Multiracial, Asian/Pacific Islander, and Asian. 99% of the 440 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Key Francis Scott School is 15:1. St. Nicholas of Tolentine School is one of the nearest elementary schools.
- Computer arts
- P.E. classes
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