In a dynamic and changing world of education and work, Revolution School students and graduates are ready to add value to their school, community, and workplace immediately. In our school, students practice the same communication, technological, data management, and interpersonal skills needed to be successful in an increasingly diverse and global world.
An education at Revolution School includes one-on-one, personalized support for students as they plan the right next step for themselves.
“The entire Philadelphia community will grow to appreciate the remarkable things taking place at Revolution, a school that will give its students extraordinary preparation for the future that awaits them.”
Author of What School Could Be and producer of the Documentary “Most Likely to Succeed”
Revolution School provides highly personalized, expert college counseling for students and their families beginning in ninth grade. Our program includes research, the identification of best-fit schools, and support in completing applications.
Our emphasis is on college counseling and education is focused on each student’s interests, talents, and needs. The goal of this student-focused approach is to help every graduate identify their best next step. Our college counseling team works closely with faculty and the Director of Student Life & Academics to help students determine what they want after graduation. We help students apply and gain admission to the best schools and work with students and families on college affordability.
Starting in eleventh grade, Revolution School students attend a college counseling class, SAT prep classes, essay writing and resume building workshops. We visit several colleges campuses, and offer individual student-parent-counselor meetings. We also support families with college funding including financial aid and scholarships. Most students find the process exciting, enlightening, and rewarding.