Prep Charter’s school day includes four 90-minute blocks and a 30-minute lunch period. Freshmen, sophomores, juniors and selected seniors are assigned to a Career Development Internship one day each week and are off-campus at their assigned sites. Keystone Exam preparation will occur during the course of the day and additional tutoring opportunities are available before and after school.
Required Senior Classes:
Government / Geography
Health and Physical Education IV
AP Government *(optional)
Seniors who qualify for the Dual Enrollment Program may take science and/or math at the Community College of Philadelphia. Their course selection is dependent upon their standardized test scores. Seniors who do not qualify for the program take Integrated Math and Anatomy and Physiology at Prep Charter and have Career Development IV at various sites throughout the city of Philadelphia.
Required Junior Classes:
Career Development III
Health and Physical Education III
U.S. History II
AP Spanish *(optional)
Students who have not successfully passed the Keystone Exams by their Junior year are subject to after school tutoring or assigned project seminar coursework with an assigned supervisor, in order to prepare and complete the mandatory graduation project required by the state of Pennsylvania for graduation.
Required Sophmore Classes:
Career Development II
Health and Physical Education II
U.S. History I
Keystone Exams are administered to all sophomore students who have not attained a Proficient or Advanced from the previous school year, (December and May administration). All students will take the Keystone Literature Exam.
Required Freshman Classes:
Career Development I
Health and Physical Education I
Keystone Exams are administered to all freshmen taking Algebra I and Biology, at the end of the school year.