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George Washington High School

A Community School


George Washington High School was designated a City of Philadelphia community school in 2017. 

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 access to career exploration and employment opportunities
  • Expand cultural and social opportunities for students and community members
  • Increase access to more programs that support immigrant youth and adults

Secondary priorities

  • Build partnerships to expand college and career access for students
  • Increase substance abuse awareness resources
  • Expand access to nutritious food


10175 Bustleton Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19116
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Community School Coordinator


Nothing from January 19, 2020 to April 19, 2020.