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2022 - 2023 

Wissahickon Charter School inspires. 

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Wissahickon Charter School nurtures.

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We work with a challenging curriculum that inspires growth and creativity.

Wissahickon Charter School cares.

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We provide an environment where students feel loved and valued.

Wissahickon Charter School nurtures.

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We work with a challenging curriculum that inspires growth and creativity.
Wissahickon Charter School is a K-8 tuition-free public charter school with curricular and cultural emphases on the environment, service learning, peace and conflict resolution, and family involvement.
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ANNOUNCEMENTS  
Posted: July 19, 2022
We are an Alice Safe School
Learn more about ALICE here: https://navigate360.com/safety-solutions/alice-active-shooter-response-training/
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NEWS  
Posted: February 14, 2022
Big Little Friendships
Peer Mentoring has been a Fernhill Campus tradition for years: Select Middle school students are recommended by their teachers and paired with lower schoolers in need of tutoring, a buddy, or a role model. One of our mentors this year was even a...
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NEWS  
Posted: February 14, 2022
Fierce Foxes!
In response to older students' expressed desire to feel more confident and safe while riding SEPTA and being out in the city, we've held self-defense workshops with 7th & 8th graders. Organized by Director of Culture Niema Golphin and led by Urban...
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NEWS  
Posted: November 19, 2021
A Tradition Returns!
Our annual Awbury in Awbury field day returned in its usual format earlier this November. Students from our Awbury Campus traveled across the street to Awbury Arboretum for outdoor scavenger hunts, experiments, games, and art, all underneath the...
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NEWS  
Posted: October 28, 2021
A Teacher and a Fan
From Mary Fox, Wissahickon Parent: "The look of delight when Jeremiah saw Mr. Corey appear at the sideline of his soccer match this morning was truly priceless... I've always had a lot of respect for teachers...but this year it seems that things are...
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NEWS  
Posted: May 14, 2021
WCS Alum Celebrates Black Girl Pride in Her Artwork
Wissahickon Alum Liv Coleman recently shared with her Alma Mater this beautiful artwork she created, which also comes with a beautiful message! "This piece is a tribute and celebration of Black Girl Pride, featuring my niece as the focal point,"...
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