Admissions

Welcome to the FLC Admission page. If you’re considering about attending our school, please read the information posted carefully and check out some of our other pages.

Admission Criteria

  • Required Marks
    • Strong “B” Average or better
    • Pennsylvania System of School Assessment (PSSA) scores for 7th grade are Advanced or Proficient
    • No negative disciplinary reports
    • 10 or less unexcused absences or latenesses
    • An audition or presentation of a portfolio is required of students interested in one of the arts majors
  • 9th Grade Applications
    • The subject and behavior comments from the last report card period of 7th grade as shown in the appropriate sections of the Student Data Transcript
  • Additional Criteria for Admission
    • Applicants are to select only one program on the High School Admissions Form. The selection should be indicated under “Programs” as shown below.
      229A – Art *
      229Y – College Prep
      229B – Computer Science
      229D – Dance *
      229E – Business Admin.
      229H – Medical Assistance
      229M – Instrumental Music *
      229V – Vocal Music *

* An audition or presentation of a portfolio is required of students interested in one of the arts majors.

All level ESOL classes are provided at FLC.

Be sure to attend our Open Houses in the fall for more info on how to get admitted to FLC.
Email Mr. Gist at flc@philasd.org with questions or to schedule a tour!

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