The Mill Creek School
Tel: (215) 471-4900
- The Mill Creek School is a private alternative secondary program serving adolescents in need of emotional and/or learning support.
- Most students are referred by their local school districts who provide transportation and cover the tuition.
- There is a comprehensive and challenging academic program that can be individualized to meet the needs of each student.
- Students who have experienced difficulties in larger school settings due to issues related to anxiety depression or social adjustment concerns are served.
- Mill Creek offers a strong visual art and music program along with supportive clinical services.
The Mill Creek School places among the top 20% of private schools in Pennsylvania for:
- Category Attribute
- Advanced Degrees Highest percentage of faculty with advanced degrees
|School Type||Special Education School|
|Grades Offered||Grades 8-12|
|Total Students||35 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 23%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||9 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||4:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||7 students|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Admissions Director||Christina Kelly|
- Mill Creek is licensed by both the Pa. and NJ. Departments Of Education.
- Creers and transitional services are available to each student.
- Parent education and support groups are offered in the evening.
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Philadelphia Grades: NS-12 | 104 students
1196 East Washington Lane
Philadelphia, PA 19138
(215) 866-0200 7.1 NS-12
- Philadelphia Grades: 9-12 | 33 students
1100 Adams Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19124
(215) 342-5000 7.7 9-12
- Philadelphia Grades: PK-12 | 157 students
7029 Woodland Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19142
(215) 729-0374 3.1 PK-12
- Philadelphia Grades: 9-12 | 411 students
311 N 19th St
Philadelphia, PA 19103
(215) 563-8930 2.6 9-12
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