Bodine High School for International Affairs 9 -12

Karen Thomas

1101 N. 4th St.
Philadelphia PA 19123
Phone: 215-351-7332

Our mission is to provide public school students with a comprehensive educational experience that expands students’ knowledge of global issues and prepares them for a lifetime of achievement and participation in local, national and global communities.

Bodine High School for International Affairs

Bodine High School for International Affairs

Come Visit Us!!!

Tours of Bodine take place each of the next 5 Thursdays from 8 AM to 9 AM. The dates are 10/23, 10/30, 11/6, 11/13 and 11/20.

We look forward to meeting you! 


Congratulations to Bodine's Boys' Basketball Coach Lynn Greer Sr. on his induction into the Virginia State University Hall of Fame! Read more about this former CBA and NBA player, and current Bodine coach by clicking here.

A Message from the Principal - October Updates

From Karen Thomas, Principal


Dear Bodine Parents and Guardians:
Please help us to help you. We must have your current phone number and address on file at all times.
Please contact us immediately if your phone number or address has changed. You will not receive very important phone messages without this information in our computer system. We truly appreciate your attention to this matter. 
The School District of Philadelphia is undergoing a "leveling" process which is resulting in two changes to our staffing. To learn more about the changes, please click here
Have you been to our Counselor's Corner? Find out about scholarship opportunities and "all things college."
Our monthly Home & School meetings for this year have begun.
Upcoming meetings will be preceded by hour-long informational sessions that begin at 5 p.m. in the Auditorium. Please join us! Monthly meeting dates are as follows:
November 18
December 9
January 13
February 10
March 10
April 14
May 12
Remember Friday, Halloween, is $1 Dress Down Friday. All money will benefit student activities. The $1 Dress Down Fridays will continue throughout the school year and students must pay $1 if they choose to not to wear the school uniform. But remember, the money goes to a great cause... our students!

Are you interested in being a voting member of Bodine's first School Advisory Council? Nomination forms are available in the Main Office.


Bodine is an award-winning school

Bodine is an award-winning school

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Two Investment Teams of students, currently IB seniors, finished within the Top 10 Finalists in the Aberdeen / Wharton global Investment Competition. For more, read here:

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