Edwin Forrest Elementary School

Mr. Camara Wilson

7300 Cottage Street
Philadelphia PA 19136
Phone: 215-335-5652

Providing all students with the academic,
technological & social skills
to be productive & contributing citizens in our society.

Forrest, Edwin


Our Preamble

We the members of Forrest Elementary School in order to form a more cohesive learning environment, establish respect for all, insure fairness, provide for common courtesy, promote health, happiness, and friendships, and secure freedom to be individuals while accepting others feelings and uniqueness do adopt and accept this Constitution for Edwin Forrest Elementary School.

Anneberg Foundation Grant

Annenberg Distributed Leadership Program

Forrest School is proud to be a Distributed Leadership School.  This initiative is a four-year program designed to build a stronger, more cohesive leadership team aimed at improving the instructional focus of our school and improving student outcomes. Some of the training provided by the Annenberg/PENN Distributed Leadership Program this past summer were: Differentiated Instruction, Professional Learning Communities, Analyzing Data, and Team Building. Forrest team members are Ms. Evans, Principal, Mrs. Zaidman, Mrs. Rafferty, Mrs. Mora, and our coach Mrs. Waterford.