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SLA-MS Awarded Picasso Grant!

We are very excited to announce SLA-MS has been awarded the Picasso Project Grant by the Public Citizens for Children and Youth (PCCY). This grant highlights the mission of PCCY to advocate for equitable arts education in Philadelphia schools. Money from the grant...
Becoming Braver in Humanities

Becoming Braver in Humanities

Students are deep in their project in the Team Humanities unit, “Becoming Braver.” Students are writing an essay to compare how two characters, one from their most recent literature circle book and one from another book they’ve read this year, change over time. In...
Important Dates – February

Important Dates – February

Happy February!  Below are several important dates to be aware of this month. Monday, February 5: Art & Tech Switch! Wednesday, February 14: Early Dismissal @ 12:20 Thursday, February 15: Early Dismissal @ 12:20 Thursday, February 15: Mobile Teaching Kitchen...
Learn More About Our Learning Maximizer, Ms. E!

Learn More About Our Learning Maximizer, Ms. E!

Our very own Ms. E was featured recently in an article on the Tarrant Institute’s website.  SLAMS could not function without all the hard work Ms. E puts in as our SEL.  Check out the article and learn more about all that our Learning Maximizer does for our...
SLAMS Featured In The Tribune

SLAMS Featured In The Tribune

Check it out!  SLAMS is featured in the Learning Key section of the Philadelphia Tribune!  In the Student Corner, 6th grader Johannah shares her experiences here at SLAMS.  In the School of the Week section, read about the awesome Bravery In The Neighborhood Podcast...