Francis Scott Key K-6

Stephanie Stover McKenna

2230 S. 8th Street
Philadelphia PA 19148
Phone: 215-952-6216

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

Francis Scott Key School "Links to Learning"

Message from the Principal

Important - The first day of school for Kindergarten has been moved to Thursday, September 17, 2015 (pending SRC approval).





School News


For the 2015-2016 school year, beginning September 8, 2015, the Key Elementary students will have a new look. All students will be required to wear a MAROON polo shirt and navy pants. Parents and Guardians may order the shirts through the school if you choose to do so. Orders will be accpeted beginning August 24th. Please contact Key School if you have any questions. 




Key Community Calendar

Dates to Remember


School District of Philadelphia Calendar


School District of Philadelphia Assessment Calendar


Francis Scott Key Community Calendar


September 8, 2015 - First Day of School for Grades 1-6


September 8 - 11 and 16, 2015 - Kindergarten Parent / Teacher Interviews


September 17, 2015 - First Day of Kindergarten


September 23, 2015 - Yom Kippur - Schools Closed


September 24 and 25, 2015 - City Wide Papal Visit - Schools Closed


School Supply Lists and Welcome Letters





In the News


The first day of Kindergarten has been changed from Wednesday, September 16th to it's new day, Thursday, September 17th.