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Middle School Open Enrollment

Grades 6 - 8 open enrollment has been closed. However, we are still accepting applications and they will be added to the waiting list.

EACS is still accepting applications for enrollment into grades 6, 7, and 8 for the 2014 - 2015 school year.

Esperanza Academy continues its middle grades expansion for September 2014, adding 400 students to the 175 currently enrolled. See Admissions.

High School Lottery

2014 - 2015 Lottery for grades 9 - 12 will be conducted on March 14, 2014.

Summer Reading

Summer reading list for grades 9 - 12 and the accompanying writing assignment

Summer reading for 7th and 8th grade. Reading List and assignment for 7th grade. Summer 2014 8th Grade Reading assignment and Project Options -- #1 and #2 & #3.

Employment Opportunities

Jobs at Esperanza

Current Events

FREE Breakfast and Lunch Served at Esperanza Academy. Children 18 years and younger can participate in this program...just bring an ID. Program runs from June 23rd 2014 - July 17th , 2014. Read, for more information

Esperanza students visited Comcast NBC studio to explore digital careers. Read more about the trip here.

This is a reminder that Biology keystones are scheduled at the high school for tomorrow, Tuesday, May 13. Only students who are required to take this test need to come to school tomorrow. Students have been shared personal schedules that clearly state which keystones they need to take. Algebra 1 keystones are on Thursday, May 15, and Literature keystones are on Wednesday, May 21. If you are unsure whether your student needs to test, please call the main office.

Esperanza Academy needs your involvement NOW as we travel to Harrisburg on May 6 2014 to protest pending legislation that discriminates against Charter Schools and students with special needs. Join us as for this day of action. Meet at Esperanza Academy, 301 W. Hunting Park Avenue, Philadelphia PA 19140 at 7:30 am and then we will travel to Harrisburg. Not able to travel to Harrisburg but want to be part of the movement..., sign the attached letter and show support for this important cause by sending the signed letter to your representative.

2013 Silver Best High School Badge

IT Help -- SchoolDude

Esperanza 7th grade champion boxer recognized by Philly weekly News. Read the article to get full details.

Esperanza ranked 3rd highest Charter School in PA, and #52 Nationally

Esperanza High School students produced film documentaries under the direction of WHYY during fall 2013. The documentary screening of these personal educational journey short films will be scheduled for a later date and time at WHYY building located at 150 N. Sixth Street. Click on the links below to view the documentaries
1. R. Aguilar
2. Z Arvelo
3. J. Cintron
4. B. Portillo
5. C. Sanchez
6. L. Warner