Educational Opportunities for a Successful Community

Universal Family of Schools

Universal currently manages 8 charter schools in Philadelphia, PA, serving approximately 4,300 students. We provide 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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