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Working Papers

ATTENTION

Please be advised: there is no deadline for working papers. The schedule changes once the school year ends. There are two different schedules for working papers; the fall schedule and the summer schedule. The effective dates are only to inform parents and students the duration of the schedule in effect.
 

Working Papers Locations

Effective: School schedule will start September 9, 2015, unless noted otherwise.  

The School District of Philadelphia
Education Center

440 North Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19130

Wednesdays: 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturdays: 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Contacts:
Deborah Weems: 215-400-5993
Christine Partito: 215-952-622
Reginald Moton: 215-400-5912


School Locations:

Wednesdays: 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. (unless indicated otherwise) 

Edison / Fareira
151 W. Luzerne Street
Philadelphia, PA 19140

Contacts:
Julio Padilla
215-739-8244
"Se Habla Español"

Kelly Cennamo
215-492-6997

    

Martin Luther King
6100 Stenton Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19138

Contacts:
Mark Wilson
215-276-5082

Melodee Williams:
215-227-4407

    

Abraham Lincoln
3201 Ryan Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19136

Contacts: 
Mike Stiles:
215-728-3019

Marian Lasky:
215-677-9149

Diana Rodriguez
215-471-2902
"Se Habla Español"

         

NO APPOINTMENTS NECESSARY. 

How to Get Working Papers

  1. Obtain an "Application for Work Permit" from one of the working papers offices or from the guidance office in your school, or download the form below. You will need Adobe Acrobat to open the file. 

    Application Work Permit
  2. Bring the completed application to one of the working papers offices along with proof of age.
    • Acceptable documents include birth certificate, baptismal certificate, passport, driver's license, or school ID as long as the form of identification lists the date of birth.
  3. Bring your materials to one of the working papers offices during the hours of operation listed.
  4. The applicant must be present for the issuance of working papers.
  5. ABSTRACT OF THE CHILD LABOR ACT HOURS PROVISIONS

For more information please visit our Frequently Asked Questions, or contact the hotline at 215-400-6007