Accelerated High School Pathway

Accelerated High School Pathway

Accelerated High Schools

Accelerated High Schools are full-time day schools for students who are over-aged and under-credited, allowing them to complete the requirements for graduation in less than 3 years!

To be eligible for enrollment in an Accelerated High School, students must meet the following criteria:

  • be between the ages of 15 and 21
  • be at least 2 years behind in school
  • have less than 13.5 credits

Directory of Schools


School Name




Contact Person

 Middle School

Crossroads Accelerated Academy
 4300 Westminister Ave., 19104
  267-292-6620  http://webgui.phila.k12.pa.usKimberly Grahn

 Teacher-Based Learning

CADI(Career and Academic Development Institute)
 444 N. 3rd Street, 19123
 215-567-2410 http://www.oicofamerica.org
Dr. Pamela Thomas
El Centro de Estudiantes
 126 W. Dauphin Street, 19133
 267-687-1172 http://www.bigpicturephiladelphia.orgMarie Cavanaro
Excel Academy North
 1435 N. 26th Street, 19121
 215-684-5080 http://cameloteducation.orgKevin Marx
Excel Academy South
 4641 Roosevelt Blvd., 19124
 215-904-6254 http://cameloteducation.orgScott Cruttenden
One Bright Ray - Simpson Campus
 1142 E. Erie Avenue, 19124
 215-744-6000 http://www.onebrightraycommunity.org
Jennifer Matos-Santiago
One Bright Ray - Fairhill Campus
 2820 N. 4th Street, 19133
 215-423-1776 http://www.onebrightraycommunity.org
Jennifer Matos-Santiago
One Bright Ray - Elmwood Campus
 6404 Elmwood Avenue, 19142 215-488-1177 http://www.onebrightraycommunity.orgJennifer Matos-Santiago
YES Philly!
 1231 N. Broad Street, 19122
 215-769-0340 http://yesphilly.orgTaylor Frome

 Computer-Based Learning

Ombudsman Northwest
 2111 Eastburn Street, 19138
 215-924-9850 http://www.ombudsman.comJulita Byrd

 Blended Learning

Performance Learning Center (PLC)
 5407 Grays Avenue, 19143
 http://www.cisphl.orgNyne Sellers