The School District of Philadelphia will remain closed indefinitely.
More about the closure, and other updates, in the letter from Dr. Hite HERE, provided in 10 languages.

March 31: The District recently announced their plan to provide a Chromebook to every student who needs one for learning at home. More information on the Chromebook Loaner Program can be found HERE. Internet info and resources are HERE.

Grab-and-go meal sites continue to operate for our students. Updated locations and times are HERE.

A second set of K-12 Learning Guides are available online, and at meal sites as of Monday March 30. More info is HERE.

We now have an email address (covid19info@philasd.org) and SDP Hotlines in 10 languages for Learning Guide support and general questions. More info HERE.

Answers to Frequently Asked Questions are being added regularly, HERE.

Please visit our Coronavirus Information Hub often for the most up-to-date information.

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Coronavirus Academic Resources

Coronavirus Academic Resources

Posted on March 25, 2020
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Dear Families – While the SLA teachers keep coming up with new and interesting ways for kids to keep learning in their classes, we also know that families might be looking for even more enrichment activities. To that end, we’ve compiled a list of interesting academic resources for kids (and adults, actually) who are looking…

Self-Care During the COVID-19 Closure

Posted on March 19, 2020
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We recognize that the current global pandemic has caused increased stress for you and your families. The SLA Staff has compiled some self-care tips for our community. If you are experiencing significant levels of stress, sadness or anxiety, please reach out to your advisor, Ms. Siswick and/or a mental health professional. You can always text…

District 12 Success for Swim Team

District 12 Success for Swim Team

Posted on February 18, 2020
Categories: Athletics

Congratulations to Coach Menasion and our inaugural swim team for a successful first season. Swimmers competed in the District 12 Championships at LaSalle University this weekend and finished 10th (girls) and 12th (boys) overall as a team. Highlights –Miles Menasion finished 4th overall in the 200 individual medley and 5th in the butterfly –Lucy Silverman…

Welcome Back - Modified Schedule for 2/18

Welcome Back – Modified Schedule for 2/18

Posted on February 17, 2020
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We look forward to welcoming our students back tomorrow! Our modified schedule is below: Adv: 8:15-9:10 E1:9:15-10:10 Y2: 10:15-11:10 X2:11:10-12:05 A2:12:10-1:05 B2:1:10-2:05 C2: 2:10-3:05

Half Day Schedules for Thursday 2/6 and Friday 2/7

Half Day Schedules for Thursday 2/6 and Friday 2/7

Posted on February 3, 2020
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We will have half days on Thursday, February 6th and Friday, February 7th for parent, student, advisor report card conferences. Wednesday, February 5th is a normal schedule. Thursday and Friday schedules below: Thursday C – 08:15-08:55 D – 09:00-09:40 E – 09:45-10:25 A – 10:30-11:10 X1/Y1 – 11:15-11:55 Advisory – 11:55-12:00 (Transpass Pick-Up) Lunch –…

SLA Students Medal in Indoor Track

SLA Students Medal in Indoor Track

Posted on January 19, 2020
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Categories: Athletics

SLA runners had a strong showing at their indoor track meets this weekend. Krystal Cabrera (12th grade) and Deion McIntosh (9th grade) both medaled in their events! Krystal ran the 1000 meter race in 3 minutes and 38.83 seconds, finishing 5th overall. Deion ran the 60 meter dash in 7.61 seconds, finishing 3rd overall. Congratulations…

Classroom Assignments – January 2nd

Posted on January 1, 2020
Categories: School Life

Dear families – Happy New Year! With the juniors returning to 440 full-time tomorrow, we are making the following changes to the rooms: All classes with Mr. Enzweiler will be held in Auxiliary room A (including Astronomy and Advisory) All classes with Mr. Block will be held in Auxiliary room B (Advisory will still meet…

Half Day Schedule for 11/21 and 11/22

Half Day Schedule for 11/21 and 11/22

Posted on November 21, 2019
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Thursday, 11/21 08:15-08:55 – C1 Band 09:00-09:40 – D1 Band 09:45-10:25 – E1 Band 10:30-11:10 – A2 Band 11:15-11:55 – X1/Y1 Band (Report to your non-lunch class. If you have class for both, speak with your teachers to find out which course to attend) 11:55-12:00 – Advisory (Transpass Pick-Up) 12:00-12:30 – Lunch/Dismissal Friday, 11/22 08:15-08:55…

Modified Schedule for 10/12 - Advisory First

Modified Schedule for 10/12 – Advisory First

Posted on October 21, 2019
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Monday, October 21, 2019 8:15 – 8:50 Advisory 8:55 – 10:00 A1 10:05 – 11:10 B1 11:15 – 12:20 X1 12:20 – 1:25 Y1 1:30 – 2:35 C1 2:40 – 3:45 D1

SLA @ 440 N. Broad St and Rodeph Shalom

SLA @ 440 N. Broad St and Rodeph Shalom

Posted on October 21, 2019
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Included below are reference lists and diagrams to help students navigate the SLA campus model. Students can refer to the list of teacher classrooms, the school’s master schedule grid with room numbers, and a room location map of the School District of Philadelphia space we are occupying. A spreadsheet of these reference documents can also…