Frequently Asked Questions

For FAQs regarding enrollment, tuition and financial aid, click here.

Do you offer transportation?

Transportation is available for all Philadelphia residents who live at least 1.5 miles from the school. Yellow school bus service is available to students in grades 1-6. Free SEPTA Student Fare Cards are available to students in grades 7-8. Eligible families also have the option to opt out of service and receive a monthly reimbursement, through the District’s Parent Flat Rate Program. ALL transportation is provided by the School District of Philadelphia and is not managed by IMS directly.

Do you offer before and after care?

Yes, before care is available from 7 am to 8 am, and breakfast is served each day. There is no charge. After care runs from 3:15 pm to 6:00 pm daily and a snack is served. After school care costs $7 per day for the first child and $5 per day for each additional child in the family. Parents can pick up at any time during after care.

Do you offer breakfast and/or lunch?

Yes, breakfast and lunch are provided daily for all students free of charge.

Do you offer special assistance for learning disabilities?

We accept a wide range of learners. If we do not feel we can properly serve your child, we will give you an honest assessment from the start. Please call to determine if we will be able to assist.