Mastery Charter Schools Holds College Fair For Its 10th-11th GradersAt the college fair at Simon Gratz High School, students attending high schools operated by Mastery Charter Schools had the chance to grill potential institutions about post-secondary opportunities.
Part 3: Getting Tough on ViolenceThere is a new atmosphere at one Philadelphia high school where, students say, violence used to be commonplace.
Philadelphia's List of 'Persistently Dangerous' Schools Gets Pared DownNow there are just six Philadelphia schools deemed "persistently dangerous" under state criteria.
Simon Gratz Senior Wins Prom Makeover In Essay ContestKatherine Adepoju-Odusanya, 18, is going to prom in a limo, wearing a custom dress with professionally done hair and makeup.
Michael Vick Makes Another Anti-Dogfighting Appearance At A Philadelphia School"I vow to help more animals than I hurt -- I feel like I owe that," he said on Friday at Gratz High School.
Student Arrested After Fight At Philadelphia SchoolA student is in police custody after a fight at a program for emotionally disturbed students on the grounds of Simon Gratz High School Wednesday morning.