EXCEL ACADEMY SOUTH
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.
School District:School District of Philadelphia
Best Transit Routes:SEPTA Route R, K, J, or 1 Buses
School Hours:7:15 AM – 3:15 PM
Utilize the instructional strategies of Jobs for the Future (JFF)
Excel Academy South
4641 Roosevelt Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19124
- Open Enrollment
- Parents/guardians should provide photo identification.
- Students will need a copy of their most recent transcript.
- Students must attend a mandatory orientation prior to the start of school.
- Student orientation is every Tuesday and Thursday beginning at 10 AM (arrive by 9:45 AM) or feel free to stop by the campus to pick up student enrollment paperwork.
- Post-Secondary Preparation
- ACT Prep
- Parent Volunteer Program Parents’ Night and Family Nights
- Points of Pride
- School Calendar
EXCEL ACADEMY SOUTH STUDENT QUOTE
“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.”