South Philadelphia Mighty Academy


Ages: Participants must be in grades 3-8. We are now accepting applications for all grades.

Location: 1501 Christian St. Philadelphia, PA 19146

Participants must live or go to school in one of the following ZIP codes: 19145, 19146, 19147 or 19148.

The Mighty Writers Academy in South Philadelphia, limited to 35 students in grades 3-8, runs from 3:00 to 6:00pm Monday through Thursday during the school year, and all students must arrive by 4:15pm.

Tutors are available to help with homework for at least one hour daily. Tutoring is complimented by directed group writing instruction for all students for 90 minutes daily. During the school year, we study and produce informative, persuasive, narrative and poetry writing. Students must attend the program four days every week to remain in good standing.

New student applications are accepted throughout the year. Mighty Writers Academy Application.