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.
- Increase safety in the school and surrounding environment
- Increase resources for families, including access to health services
- Increase extracurricular opportunities for students
- Increase physical activity
- Provide job opportunities and training for parents and community members
- Increase social opportunities
2817 W. Glenwood Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19121
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Aug29EventBack to School Cuts and Curls10:00 am to 2:00 pmGideon Edward School, 2817 W Glenwood Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19121, USAEvent
Back to School Cuts and CurlsAugust 29, 201910:00 am to 2:00 pm, 4 hoursGideon Edward School, 2817 W Glenwood Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19121, USAmapGet 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.
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