Lamberton School K-8

Yvette G. Duperon

7501 Woodbine Avenue
Philadelphia PA 19151
Phone: 215-581-5650

Good, better, best; Never let it rest, until your good is better, and your better is best!

Lamberton School

Message from Principal Yvette G. Duperon

Welcome to Lamberton School. We are committed to working together to provide a quality learning environment in which all students will learn and develop to their maximum potential. Learning will take place when there is a combination of high expectations, effort, interest and motivation on the part of the school, home and community. I look forward to working with you all to reach our goals.

Points of Pride

  • Reduced Class Size
  • Blended Learning
  • Tech Literacy Computer Lab
  • Computers in Every Classroom
  • Dance Instruction
  • Quarterly Dance & Stage Productions
  • Instrumental Music Instruction
  • Visual Arts Instruction
  • Reading Olympics
  • Intramural Sports
  • University of Pennsylvania Educational Talent Search
  • 21st Century Program STEM & Mural Arts Program
  • Community and University Partnerships
  • Active Home & School Association
  • Safe Haven After School Care
  • F.A.S.T. Program

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Important Dates


Sept. 1-2

STAFF ONLY - Prof. Development

Sept. 5

NO SCHOOL - Labor Day 

Sept. 6 STAFF ONLY - Prof. Development

Sept. 7

First Day of School for Grades 1-8

Sept. 7-13

Kdg. Parent/Teacher Interviews

Sept. 14

First Day of Kindergarten 

Sept. 30

STAFF ONLY - Prof. Development


Oct. 3-4

NO SCHOOL - Rosh Hashanah

Oct. 12

NO SCHOOL - Yom Kippur 

Oct. 13-17

Interim Reports


Nov. 8

STAFF ONLY - Prof. Development 

Nov. 11

NO SCHOOL - Veteran's Day 

Nov. 21-23

EARLY DISMISSAL @ 11:39 - Report Card Conferences

Nov. 24-25

NO SCHOOL - Thanksgiving Holiday 


Dec. 20

Interim Reports

Dec. 26-30

Winter Recess


Jan. 3STAFF ONLY - Prof. Development

Jan. 4


Jan. 16

NO SCHOOL - MLK Holiday 

For more information, see  School District Of Philadelphia Calendar 2016-17