Welcome! Bienvendidos! Bienvenue!
NOTICE - CHANGE TO SCHOOL CALENDAR:
6/15/16 - HALF DAY, FINAL DAY OF SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS
6/16/16 - GRADUATION
6/17/16 - STAFF ONLY
LOTTERY SCHEDULED FOR
5/13 6-9 PM
JOHN ANDERSON CULTURAL CENTER
5301 OVERBROOK AVENUE
PHILADELPHIA, PA 19131
NOTICE: New Interim CEO
Please join our school in welcoming our new Interim CEO, Ms. Stacey L. Cruise.
Ms Cruise is an experienced educational consultant and K-12 charter school leader. She is the founder of an educational nonprofit centered on trans-formative school and community based outcomes for improved student achievement. Ms Cruise and her team launched and administrated two high achieving Philadelphia K-12 public charter schools and executed the successful turnaround of a district Renaissance school. All three charter schools were award winning and nationally recognized. As a school leader, Ms Cruise cultivated numerous high -impact co-/extracurricular activities and community partnerships that supported student achievement, boosted school engagement, and generated sustained family involvement.
Notice: Per Diem and Long Term Substitute Teaching Opportunities available immediately for retired teachers or anyone with a current PA certification or emergency certification. Please forward resumes to: email@example.com
* The Board of Trustees has appointed Mr. Sterling Garris as interim principal for the 59th Street campus. Mr. Garris is a successful career educator and an experienced charter school and district school principal. His leadership and expertise will support the tenets of Laboratory's educational program.
The Board of Trustees will begin an extensive search for both a permanent CEO and principal before the school year closes. In the meanwhile, please welcome interim principal, Mr. Sterling Garris to Laboratory Charter School of Communication and Languages.
- Congratulations Laboratory Scholars and Teachers for receiving the School District of Philadelphia's Leading the Way Award for academic achievement during the 2014-2015 school year!
- Current 3rd-8th Parents, please be on the lookout for PSSA testing information!
- We are currently recruiting K-8 scholars for the 2016-2017 school year. The application can be downloaded here
- 16-17 Public Lottery to be held May 2nd
The Laboratory Charter School of Communication and Languages is a K-8 school located in Philadelphia. We have three campuses: two in West Philadelphia and one in Northern Liberties. The addresses for these locations are listed below.
5339 Lebanon Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19131
5901 Woodbine Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19131 (Administrative Office)
800 North Orianna Street, Philadelphia, PA 19123