Updates regarding COVID-19 (Coronavirus)
This page will be updated with helpful resources for students and families relating to stressors, financial difficulties, food insecurity, etc.
Any Family the needs Internet connection for virtual learning, please see the following message:
PHLConnectED is available for families who do not have an internet connection in the home or are only connected with just a cell phone. Call the PHLConnectED hotline (2-1-1) and view this flyer to learn more.
Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT)
P-EBT is available for students who are eligible for SNAP benefits. Families will receive a benefit of about $370.50 per child.
Families can apply for the National School Lunch Program or for SNAP benefits at compass.state.pa.us
The School District’s Resource Page (translated)
This page has much more information than is listed below. We’ve simply pulled a handful of resources that we think are most important to our families. The District website has more resources like letters from Dr. Hite, Chromebook guides, CDC guidelines, etc.
Click Here for the District’s main Coronavirus page.
Click the links below for all District updates in various languages:
SHQIP | عربي | 汉语 | ខ្មែរ | English | Français | Português | Русский | Español | Việt
Are you or a family member sick?
COVID-19 Urgent Care and Health Centers – click here
Three comprehensive lists of resources for all Philadelphians:
Working Educator’s Racial Justice Committee – click here
Councilwoman Jamie Gauthier – click here
The Children’s Advocacy Project (CAP4Kids) – click here
Voting Resources and Updates
To find your polling location, click here
Or, request a mail-in ballot. Click Here
Where can students get FREE MEALS while schools are closed?
Philadelphia Schools Grab-N-Go Meals – click here
Where can ANYONE get FREE MEALS while schools are closed?
Families impacted by stay at home orders who need food assistance – click here
Are you unemployed at this time and need assistance?
Philadelphia Legal Assistance for Unemployment Benefits – click here
If you are denied Unemployment Benefits, PLEASE complete this form – click here
Are you a business owner in need of assistance?
West Philadelphia Corridor Collaborative:
– Overview click here
– More resources click here
Last modified: August 26, 2020