Samuel Powel Elementary Kindergarten-4th Grade

Principal
Kimberly Ellerbee

301 N. 36th St.
Philadelphia PA 19104
Phone: 215-823-8201

A small school, with GREAT expectations!

Welcome to Samuel Powel Elementary!

Revised Parent Handbook 2016-2017

Parent Handbook 2016-2017

Welcome families and students, current and prospective!

Samuel Powel is a wonderful Kindergarten to Fourth Grade school in Powelton Village, in the heart of University City.  We are one of West Philadelphia's premier public elementary schools.  Click on the links on the side to learn all about our great school!

Congratulations Class of 2016!

Congratulations to our 4th grade class of 2016!  If you'd like to see a video the students made of the year, click here (or here on your phone).  

Website Poll!

Tell us what you think about our new website, and visit our contact us page to let us know what we can add or change!

What do you think about our new website?

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Powel Promise

I promise to respect myself and others;
Encourage and help others;
Be an active learner at school and at home;
Show up on time and ready to learn.

The Powel Owl says. . .

Be Responsible!

Be Respectful!

Be Peaceful!

Be a Problem Solver!

Statement of Values

Samuel Powel Elementary School is a peaceful teaching and learning community.  We value:
  • Education
  • Respect
  • Honesty
  • Kindness
  • Forgiveness
  • Effort
We ALL accept responsibility for putting these values into action.  We ALL believe in each others’ ability for putting these values into action.  

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