Alleviating poverty by creating opportunities for underserved students to thrive.

We accomplish this mission by providing career-connected educational programming for middle- and high-school students, capacity building for teachers and school leaders, and industry organizing – all in support of student success and career/postsecondary readiness.

We connect students to industry,
and industry to schools.

Our Vision

Philadelphia Academies, Inc. envisions a world where all young people have the skills, resources, and networks to reach their full potential.

Our Values

Equity in Access: We believe that ALL students have the capacity to succeed, and we are committed to creating equitable access to opportunities for them to do so.

Innovation: In a constantly changing world, we embrace new ideas, foster creativity, and strive for continuous improvement.

Collaboration: We recognize that no one individual or organization can solve complex problems in isolation, and, as such, we accomplish our goals through partnership.

Integrity: We practice honesty, accountability, and fairness in our interactions with our stakeholders and with one another.