Andrew Jackson School Pre–K to 8


Lisa Ciaranca Kaplan

1213 S. 12th Street
Philadelphia PA 19147
Phone: 215-952-6223

What's New

Jackson School Calendar


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PSSA Testing Information


2015-2016 Supply Lists!!


Take advantage of all the wonderful summer and back to school savings by getting next year's school supplies early.  Please see our For Parents page for links to every grade's supply list for next year.


Lindback Award

Principal Kaplan received the Christian R. and Mary F. Lindback Foundation Distinguished Principal Award!  See these two articles to learn more about this wonderful honor.  


Jackson in the News

The media is taking notice of Andrew Jackson!  Be sure to check out these articles:



The New York Times visited Jackson to see first hand what would be lost if funding isn't restored.  See the story here.


Principal Kaplan joins Superindenent Hite at his announcement of mass layoffs to discuss the devastating impact on our school and the city as a whole.  Stories at The Notebook, NBC, CBS, and ABC 


Jackson and HOME host Mayor Nutter's Press conference to discuss District budget cuts.   Check out the stories at Newsworks, CBS, and Associated Press.


The Inspiration for a Ballet


A Visit From Sandra Day O'Connor


Jackson Moms are setting an example for the District


Utilizing Summer Energy


Principal Kaplan Leads by Example


Proud of our Diversity



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