Philadelphia Home and School Council
440 North Broad Street, Rm 115 | Philadelphia, PA 19130 | 215-400-4080 (office) | 215-400-4081 (fax)

Recent Announcements

  • General Membership Meeting April 7, 2015 Mark your calendars that on Tuesday April 7 at 10:00AM #1075 School District Bldg, there will be a General Membership Meeting /Training for parents, community, guardians, teachers,anyone who deals with children. The Office of Safe Schools Advocate, Legal Assistant Leslie Cesari and SDAS (School Discipline Advocacy Service)will train parents on, "Parents know your rights" please join us for this informative session . light refreshments and a raffle. 
    Posted by Rosemarie Hatcher
  • Employment Possibility   www.philasd.org  schoolbasedsupport@philasd.org THE SCHOOL DISTRICT OF PHILADELPHIATo ApplyVisit www.philasd.org -> Employment -> School-Based Positions •Complete the online application (we no longer accept paper-based applications) •Begin working on the required paperwork •Criminal history checkChild Abuse clearanceFingerprint clearance  We are making our schools greatThe School District of Philadelphia seeks dedicated and hard-working school-based support staff to support our efforts to make our schools great. We invite qualified candidates to apply for FOOD SERVICE ASSISTANT openings to start immediately. Will you join us?      Join Us!Food Service Assistant Job SummaryMinimum ExperienceRequired Test●Assist in the preparation and service of food in SDP buildingsMaintain a clean, orderly, and ...
    Posted by Rosemarie Hatcher
  • Future Film Makers More good news about our children's talents. Psychologist Clara Whaley Perkins is working with Film & Video Production teacher, Scott Kaufman and theater teacher, Marlene Goebig, and designated CAPA students to produce the 15-minute film at "In Our Backyard: A Conference on Human Trafficking."   The film will be debut on March 27, 2015 at Temple University's Boyer College of Music and Dance.  Whaley Perkins says the short will be shown in graduate programs, middle schools and high schools around the country.Whaley Perkins, who specializes in trauma issues, said the film aims to highlight the long-term effects of human trafficking and the lack of resources to help its victims.  It was all in the service of "Keeping ...
    Posted Mar 25, 2015, 1:21 PM by Rosemarie Hatcher
  • Answers to some of our Music concerns within our schools Parents, caregivers teachers principals,  here are two upcoming field trip opportunities to see Harold & Purple Crayon and Philadanco!. Tickets are $10 and the Kimmel Center pays for the busing to and from the Kimmel Center:> http://www.kimmelcenter.org/education/matinees.php > Additionally, they have FREE performing arts field trip offerings for grades 5-12:> http://www.kimmelcenter.org/education/grades5-12.php> These classes are taught by Carol Frazier our Education Director who is a former music teacher in Philadelphia Public Schools. If she doesn't teach the class herself, we have a number of teachers from our theater and jazz residency programs> I'm told these performances/classes get very few students from Philadelphia Public Schools which I ...
    Posted Mar 19, 2015, 12:18 PM by Rosemarie Hatcher
  • Walter Biddle Saul High School Open House for all Accepted Students This week at Saul High SchoolWednesday March 11, 2015 3:30PM-5:00PMPlease RSVP w/ GRUVARAC@PHILASD.ORGMelodee R. WilliamsCareer Awareness SpecialistCareer and Technical Education A. Phillip Randolph Career & Technical High School3101 Henry Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19129Phone: (215) 227 - 4407Fax: (215) 227 - 8655                 &W. B. Saul High School7100 Henry Ave. Philadelphia, PA 19128 Phone: (215) 487 - 4467Fax: (215) 487 - 4844
    Posted Mar 9, 2015, 8:49 AM by Rosemarie Hatcher
  • School Closed due to Snow All Philadelphia Schools are closed today., Be safe ,children enjoy the snow.
    Posted Mar 5, 2015, 2:52 AM by Rosemarie Hatcher
  • Student Selection Process update STUDENT SELECTION PROCESS - UpdateFor students that currently attend the School District of Philadelphia, school selection notifications will be available in their Student Portal and Parent & Family Portal on or before 6:00 pm, Thursday, March 5, 2015. School District counselors will also have access to their students' school selection notifications at that time.For students that currently do not attend a School District of Philadelphia school, and applied to attend one starting in the 2015-2016 school year, a notification email will be sent to you by 6:00 pm on Thursday, March 5, 2015. Such notification will be sent to the email address provided during the initial application submission process.All school selection decisions must be submitted or ...
    Posted Mar 2, 2015, 9:21 AM by Rosemarie Hatcher
  • Cancellation General Membership Meeting March 3, 2015 This is Rosemarie Frost Hatcher President of The Philadelphia Home and School Council. Do to the impending bad weather forecast for tomorrow nights General Membership Meeting scheduled for Tuesday March 3 at 6:00pm, The Philadelphia Home and School Council is canceling its General Membership Meeting.  Safety of our parents, guardians ,children and community are number one. There has been no reschedule date as of yet for this meeting.
    Posted Mar 2, 2015, 7:46 AM by Rosemarie Hatcher
  • 2 Hour Delay for Schools and Administration Offices Schools will open two hours later along with District Administration offices. Be careful on the streets and side walks.
    Posted Mar 2, 2015, 3:21 AM by Rosemarie Hatcher
  • New SRC Chair Appointed by Governer Wolf  SRC Chairman Bill Green has been removed by Governor Tom Wolf and replaced by Marjorie Neff.
    Posted Mar 1, 2015, 5:49 PM by Rosemarie Hatcher
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