We're giving 50,000 low-income students in Philadelphia the chance to attend a great school.
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Since 2011 PSP has invested in more than 50 K-12 schools of all types—district, charter and private—with the demonstrated ability to achieve outstanding results for underserved students and the capacity to serve more.

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To ensure that great schools can thrive, we are addressing some of the most pressing needs among schools of all types:

-Recruiting, training and retaining great teachers and school leaders
-Empowering families with information and access
-Removing policy barriers

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Growing Great Schools and Creating More
With our Great Schools Fund, we’ve invested in more than 50 schools, helping them to serve nearly 23,000 more students.
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  • “Some of the most important characteristics we saw in other Scholar Academies schools were a commitment to adequate staffing, safety and a strong sense of community.”

  • “The overarching focus is to ensure we are matching to the best of our ability the skills and abilities of teachers to the needs of their schools and communities”

  • “Any healthy school system must be dynamic in its approach, which means taking action to address low-performing schools while also leveraging and expanding those that are successful.”

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School Investments

Since 2011, we’ve invested nearly $60 million to give 23,000 more students access to high-quality schools.


Our goal is to raise $100 million by 2016 to invest in great schools of all types. To date, we’ve raised more than $75 million.

By the Numbers

We invest in schools of all types. Our committed funds are currently invested in charter (65%), district (25%) and private (10%) schools.


Our goal is to ensure 50,000 more students each year are on the path to college by 2022.