Dates

September 28, 2018

Application window opens. You can start applying to most Philadelphia public charter schools on September 28, 2018. Applying doesn't guarantee admission or enrollment.

January 28, 2019

Application deadline. Make sure you apply before the application window closes on January 28, 2019. You can apply after the deadline, but you may be placed on a waitlist.

February 19, 2019

Charter school response deadline. The public charter schools on Apply Philly Charter that hold a lottery will notify you by February 19, 2019 about the status of your application.

Resources

How to apply

Video coming soon!

FAQ

Ready to apply but still have some questions about the application process or about charter schools? See the Apply Philly Charter FAQ.

Participating Schools

  • Ad Prima Charter School (Mount Airy Campus)
  • Ad Prima Charter School (Overbrook Campus)
  • Alliance for Progress Charter School
  • Belmont Academy Charter School
  • Belmont Charter High School
  • Belmont Charter School
  • First Philadelphia Preparatory Charter School
  • Freire Charter High School
  • Freire Charter Middle School
  • Global Leadership Academy Charter School
  • Global Leadership Academy Southwest at Huey
  • Green Woods Charter School
  • KIPP DuBois Collegiate Academy
  • KIPP North Philadelphia Elementary Academy
  • KIPP Philadelphia Elementary Academy
  • KIPP Philadelphia Preparatory Academy
  • KIPP West Philadelphia Elementary Academy
  • KIPP West Philadelphia Preparatory Academy
  • Laboratory Charter School of Communication and Languages (54th & Lebanon Campus)
  • Laboratory Charter School of Communication and Languages (59th & Woodbine Campus)
  • Laboratory Charter School of Communication and Languages (Northern Liberties Campus)
  • Lindley Academy Charter School at Birney
  • Mariana Bracetti Academy Charter School
  • MaST Community Charter School
  • MaST Community Charter School II
  • MaST Community Charter School III
  • Mastery Charter Gratz Prep Middle
  • Mastery Charter School: Clymer Elementary
  • Mastery Charter School: Francis D. Pastorius
  • Mastery Charter School: Frederick Douglass
  • Mastery Charter School: Grover Cleveland Campus
  • Mastery Charter School: Hardy Williams Elementary
  • Mastery Charter School: Hardy Williams High School
  • Mastery Charter School: Harrity Elementary
  • Mastery Charter School: John Wister Elementary
  • Mastery Charter School: Lenfest Campus
  • Mastery Charter School: Mann Elementary
  • Mastery Charter School: Pickett Campus
  • Mastery Charter School: Shoemaker Campus
  • Mastery Charter School: Simon Gratz High School
  • Mastery Charter School: Smedley Elementary
  • Mastery Charter School: Thomas Elementary
  • Mastery Charter School: Thomas High Campus
  • Mastery Prep Elementary
  • Memphis Street Academy Charter School
  • Multicultural Academy Charter School
  • New Foundations Charter School: High School Campus
  • New Foundations Charter School: K-8 Campus
  • Pan American Academy Charter School
  • People for People Charter School
  • Philadelphia Hebrew Public Charter School
  • Richard Allen Preparatory Charter School
  • Russell Byers Charter School
  • Tacony Academy Charter High School
  • Tacony Academy Charter Elementary School
  • TECH Freire Charter High School
  • Universal Alcorn Elementary School
  • Universal Alcorn Middle Years Academy
  • Universal Audenried Charter School
  • Universal Bluford Charter School
  • Universal Creighton Charter School
  • Universal Daroff Charter School
  • Universal Institute Charter School
  • Universal Vare Charter School
  • Wissahickon Charter School: Awbury Campus
  • Wissahickon Charter School: Fernhill Campus
  • Young Scholars Charter School