Young Scholars Charter School

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Young Scholars Charter School is a small, but nurturing middle school in Philadelphia that serves 250 students from 28 different zip codes.

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  • 6-8
  • NJ - South
  • Philadelphia

What makes us unique
The mission of Young Scholars is to provide a personalized middle school education that challenges, engages and prepares all students to passionately pursue their dreams and lead a life of active citizenship.
Ideal candidate fit
-In providing students with a rigorous and comprehensive educational experience -In contributing to national efforts to eradicate educational inequity -In holding the highest expectations for yourself and students -In intensive, purposeful planning -In accountability
-You commit to continuously learning and improving as an educator -You are imaginative and determined -You learn from students and colleagues and embrace the idea that anything is possible -You do not avoid or delay difficult conversations and you face issues head on

Our Students

85% Low income

99% of Color

0% ELL

18% Special needs

Our Faculty

40% of Color

70% > 3 yrs exp