$600,000 grant to city’s Catholic high schools

By Martha Woodall, Inquirer Staff Writer

The Philadelphia School Partnership will announce Monday that it’s giving the Faith in the Future Foundation a $600,000 planning grant to aid the eight Catholic high schools in the city.

The money will help the foundation develop strategies to increase enrollment at each of the those Catholic high schools and to design accountability systems that will help them collect and report data about their students’ academic performance.

Catholic high schools in the city enroll about 6,200 students, but have room for nearly twice that number.

Read more at Philly.com

Recent News
66

PSP has invested in 66 schools of all types (public district, public charter, and private) across Philadelphia

$65,000,000

Since 2011, PSP has invested over $65 million in schools of all types to improve educational outcomes of children in Philadelphia

100,000

Annually, over 100,000 people learn about and apply to great schools through the free resources provided by GreatPhillySchools

26,000

As a result of PSP’s investments, more than 26,000 students are enrolled in better schools