Programs & Services

Programs & Services

What We Offer

The Retirement Department is here to help you make informed decisions regarding your retirement.


PSERS Retirement Plan - Look here to find information about:

  • Forms you may need to complete
  • Normal Retirement eligibility
  • Disability Retirement
  • What to do if you are not vested

Retiree Medicare Options -  SDP-offered medical plans for retired employees

Resources - Stay connected and get involved when you retire.  You will find information on PPSREA and on the Social Security Administration.

Other Retirement Savings Options

Aside from our Normal Retirement Plan, the School District of Philadelphia is pleased to offer 403(b) and 457(b) plans for all employees.  These plans are designed to supplement the PSERS pension plan.

For more information about

  • Opening a new account
  • Changing your contribution amount
  • Withdrawing your money

please see Voluntary Retirement Plans.

You will be redirected to the Employee Benefits page.