Education: Universal Family of Schools

Universal currently manages 8 charter schools in Philadelphia, PA, serving approximately 4,300 students. We provide pre-school and Saturday programs, extracurricular activities, school sports, and summer school programs to increase student achievement. Our educational mission is to provide an unparalleled high quality education to all students in a safe and nurturing environment, which prepares scholars to attend higher institutions of learning and/or the globalized workforce. We work with the most academically challenged scholars to ensure their success.

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Universal Charter Schools

Universal Alcorn Elementary School
Alcorn Elementary
Universal Alcorn Middle Years Academy
Alcorn Middle Years Academy
Universal Audenried Charter High School
Universal Bluford Charter School
Universal Creighton Charter School
Universal Daroff Charter School
Universal Institute Charter School
Universal Institute
Universal Vare Charter School