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Welcome to George Washington High School

George Washington High School is a Comprehensive Community High School Located in Northeast Philadelphia. Serving the needs of the community since 1962.

Join the Washington Family

We are seeking talented and motivated teachers for the following positions in the 2018-19 school year!

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
  • Social Studies
  • Learning Support/English (2 positions)
  • Learning Support/Math
  • Emotional Support
  • Autistic Support
  • Multiple Disability Support

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Our Mission

The mission of the George Washington High School staff is to increase rigor and curriculum relevance, and to develop positive student/teacher relationships in all classes. Our instructional goals include a focus on increasing the application of real world mathematical skills, on becoming proficient in constructed responses, and in providing differentiated instruction in all content areas for all ability levels.

The George Washington staff is committed to preparing, ensuring, and empowering all students of diverse backgrounds to achieve their full intellectual and social potential in order to become lifelong learners and productive members of society. We are committed to raising student achievement in all content areas in order to close the achievement gap amongst our students. We are responsible for providing quality education in a safe environment that allows every child to learn at higher levels. The capacity to learn is not determined or limited by race, family income, native language, gender or area of residence. George Washington High School will provide quality education for all students from all backgrounds.