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F.S. Edmonds Elementary School

A Community School


F.S. Edmonds 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

  • Establish partnerships to increase extra-curricular activities
  • Support a welcoming and inclusive environment
  • Increase the number of resources and opportunities for families and community members
  • Increase the physical activity of students

Secondary priorities

  • Identify resources and opportunities that support social and emotional health
  • Identify volunteers and resources to help with school beautification


8025 Thouron Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19150
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    American Red Cross Community Blood Drive
    9:00 am to 2:00 pm
    Franklin S Edmonds School, 8025 Thouron Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19150, USA

    American Red Cross Community Blood Drive

    March 5, 2021
    9:00 am to 2:00 pm, 5 hours
    Franklin S Edmonds School, 8025 Thouron Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19150, USA

    The American Red Cross and F.S. Edmonds are hosting a blood and plasma drive!  Stop by F.S. Edmonds on Friday, March 5 to donate blood. Your donation will help someone in need.

    For additional questions and to book your appointment, email Community School Coordinator Robin M. Torrence (