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Effort seeks to position Center City schools to compete for students

by Sheila Simmons

You’re a Center City resident with a comfortable lifestyle and a big decision in your future: Send your school-aged child to the neighborhood public school, pay the hefty price for a private school, or to just leave the city for the sprawling house and less-troubled school system of the suburbs.

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Firm creating plan on community engagement in new school construction

by Sheila Simmons

With $1.5 billion earmarked by the School District over the next five years for the building and renovating of some 40 to 50 schools, representatives from New Orleans-based Concordia, a nationally recognized planning and architectural firm, have been spending a lot of time in Philadelphia recently.

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