Henry C Lea Pre-K to 8th
4700 Locust Street
Reading and Library
Click on the above Free Library Logo to download a library card application. We think it is important that all of our students possess a library card. It is an instrumental part of their education.
The Philadelphia Free Library branch connected to Lea is the Lucien E. Blackwell location. Click the highlighted link to get information on hours and a calender of events.
The other Philadelphia Free Library location in the Lea area is the Walnut West location. Click on the highlighted link to get information on hours and a calender of events.
Lea School Library
WePAC will be conducting classes in the library for the school year 2011 - 2012. This is part of their Open Books Open Minds progra.
They will be working with students in grades K - 4. WePAC is a volunteer group, whose mission is to support school libraries. For more information please view their website by clicking the WePAC Logo above.
Grade Book Information
Please click the below listed highlighted links to get information on what your child should be getting instruction on during the year, and what they should have a competent knowledge of by the end of the year.
If you see any discrepancies during the school term, please contact your child's teacher to ensure you student is getting the correct direction.
Lea has been a multiple winner of Science Fairs, and recently designed and built a new science lab for 7th and 8th grades. The lab has multi-media capabilities with Smart Boards, and all the equipment required to provide science, and chemistry instruction.
Mrs. Massey M.Ed has produced the science fair for the last 5 years and her students have won numerous awards. Click the link to get information on the 2011 Science Fair.
The award ceremony located on Drexel's Campus was attending by many local political figures. Students from Lea were acknowledeged for their great success in the science competition. In attendance were:
Our Great Contestants Before Being "White Coated"
After Being White Coated and Proud of It
Dr. Bell-Chiles - Mrs. Massey M.Ed and Jannie Blackwell
Honor Our Future Scientists
Jannie Blackwell and Seth Williams
Honor Our Awardies
Rep. James Roebuck Honor Our Awardies
Art and Imagination
Mr. Try the art teacher has an extensive art background and helps the students create objects and art that stretches their imaginations.
The following are award winners for PSSA contest during 2009 - 2010 School Year.