An accelerated school of choice for students that are 16-21 years old and are behind in their studies. The program offers an extended day, where students can earn up to 5 credits per semester and 10 credits per year. This allows students to graduate in 2.5 years or less. Excel Academy is dedicated to creating a challenging, academically rigorous, and safe environment for all students. Student Enrollment Form »
School District:School District of Philadelphia
Executive Director:Scott Cruttenden
Program Manager:Jarrad Muller
Director of Operations:David Wong
Type of School:Accelerated Alternative High School
Best Transit Routes:SEPTA Route R, K, J, or 1 Buses
Yr began as a Camelot School:2011
Age Range of Students:16 to 21
School Hours:7:15 AM – 3:15 PM
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Excel Academy South
4641 Roosevelt Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19124
Contact the school to find out specific orientation dates and information.
Feel free to stop by the campus to pick up student enrollment paperwork.
Parents/Guardians should bring photo identification.
Students will need a copy of their most updated transcript.
Students must attend mandatory orientation prior to beginning school.
“As we express our gratitude and highest appreciation, we will never forget the everlasting impact that the Excel Academy South staff has had on us. We will take the lessons we’ve learned to create a better future for ourselves.”