Charles W. Henry K-8

Fatima Rogers

601 Carpenter Lane
Philadelphia PA 19119
Phone: 215-951-4006

C.W. Henry is a dynamic community of learners which encourages excellence!

Henry, Charles W.

Message from the Principal



Charles W. Henry School is a K-8 Philadelphia public School with a student body that is racially and economically diverse.   

The Henry staff is committed to the belief that all children can reach their maximum potential when challenged with rigorous instruction. Our goals include focusing on instructional enhancement, incorporating the arts into the academic program, supporting a positive school climate, and embracing diversity. At Henry, we provide students with various opportunities to take part in an assortment of extra-curricular activities.
The Henry School has an active PTA, which is committed to the ongoing support of the school community and works diligently to make Henry a great school.
We expect this year to be another phenomenal year for all of our students, parents, teachers and staff at the Charles W. Henry Elementary School.  With our combined efforts, all of our children can and will exceed our expectations of reaching their maximum potential. Thank you for visiting our Charles W. Henry Elementary School Website. Please browse through our website to learn more about our school and contact someone in the Main Office at 215-951-4006 if you have questions and/or comments.
Fatima Rogers

Calendar Update

Schools and Administrative Offices Closed September 23-28
All School District of Philadelphia schools and Administrative Offices will be closed on Wednesday, September 23 in observance of Yom Kippur. Also, due to the Papal Visit to Philadelphia, all School District of Philadelphia schools and Administrative Offices will be closed on Thursday, September 24, Friday, September 25 and Monday, September 28, 2015. Also closed are all early childhood and after school programs. 

What's Happening!

9.16.15-Gym Uniform Sale Kick-Off 
9.20-Mt. Airy Village Fair; 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
9.21-Back to School Night; 6:30-8:30 p.m.
9.23-Yom Kippur-Schools & Administrative Offices Closed
9.24-9.25-City-wide Papal Visit-Schools & Administrative Offices Closed
9.29-Cherrydale Sale Kick-Off Assembly 



Community News Flash

Westbound Carpenter Lane is now ONE WAY ONLY in front of the school! Please plan accordingly. 



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2015-2016 New Student Registration 

Parents/guardians must present all of the following documents at the time of registration:


·      Deed, Property Tax Bill or current, signed and notarized lease


·      Driver’s License


·      Current Utility Bill (telephone, electric, cable or water)


·      Child’s current immunization records


·      Birth certificate or passport


·      Report card or academic transcript



School Supply Lists

Please click here to find the supply lists for teachers of grades K-8.