Public School District Information - District of Philadelphia

Finding the perfect home for your family is important. When it comes to the search for apartments in the School District of Philadelphia, Park Waverly offers a range of creature comforts in a convenient, community setting. From our updated appliances to beautiful wood-style flooring and more, the amenities at our apartments in Northeast Philadelphia will make you feel right at home. Situated in the Olney section of Philadelphia, Park Waverly is convenient to Center City and the greater metropolitan area but offers the ambiance of a suburban community.

The eighth largest district in the country, the School District of Philadelphia serves more than 130,000 students, more than 60,000 of which are enrolled at the city’s charter schools. The district also employs more than 18,000 and is home to a diverse mix of cultures with more than 107 languages being spoken either by students or at home.

Established in 1818, the district today is comprised of 149 elementary schools, 16 middle schools, and 49 high schools. There are additionally 86 charter schools that operate within the district as public schools. Central High School, located just 10 minutes from our apartments in Olney, is one of the highest rated schools in the district at a 10 out of 10 by Another nearby high-rated schools is Philadelphia High School for Girls which is a university-preparatory magnet high school for girls serving less than 1,000 students in grades 9-12.

If you’re looking for educational opportunities outside the classroom, Park Waverly is situated in the ideal location to explore the Philadelphia area’s rich culture and history. From spending the day in Center City exploring landmarks representing the birth of our nation to taking in the vast array murals and public art in and around Philadelphia, your children will never stop learning outside the classroom.

Contact us today to learn more about our apartments in the School District of Philadelphia at Park Waverly and schedule a tour!