Edward Gideon Elementary School


A Community School

About

Edward Gideon Elementary school was designated a City of Philadelphia community school in 2016. After extensive outreach and feedback collection led by the community school coordinator and assisted by the community school committee, the following priorities were identified for the school.

Top priorities

  • Increase safety in the school and surrounding environment
  • Increase resources for families, including access to health services
  • Increase extracurricular opportunities for students

Secondary priorities

  • Increase physical activity
  • Provide job opportunities and training for parents and community members
  • Increase social opportunities

Connect

Address
2817 W. Glenwood Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19121
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Community School Coordinator

Events

  • Aug
    29
    Back to School Cuts and Curls
    10:00 am to 2:00 pm
    Gideon Edward School, 2817 W Glenwood Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19121, USA

    Back to School Cuts and Curls

    August 29, 2019
    10:00 am to 2:00 pm, 4 hours
    Gideon Edward School, 2817 W Glenwood Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19121, USA
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    Get ready for the start of the school year with Cuts and Curls at Gideon! Students ages 5 through 13 will receive free haircuts and styling as well as backpacks full of new school supplies! This event will also include games, entertainment, and live music! There’s something for everyone.

    Save the date on Facebook!

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