CPS will be closed on Tuesday, 1/27 due to inclement weather. Classes will resume on Wednesday, 1/28.
Community Partnership School has pioneered an innovative, independent elementary school model that provides students from under-resourced backgrounds in North Central Philadelphia with a top-notch education. From pre-kindergarten through fifth grade, students are prepared to confidently open the doors of opportunity and pave the way for their future success­­—from admission to the highest performing middle and high schools, through college and beyond.


CPS Fall Appeal
Meet alumni Sena and Viyon from this year's fall appeal, as they talk about the most meaningful aspects of their CPS experience. Make your gift today!

Eric Jones, Head of SchoolHaving grown up in a neighborhood just like the one in which Community Partnership School is located, I know firsthand the value of a quality education and its power to alter a life trajectory. But it wasn’t just what I learned in school that made the difference, as essential as that was. It was the family members, community members, and even individuals who were nameless and faceless to me but who invested in programs that I accessed, all partnering together, that made the difference for me. It’s that kind of community building through partnership that fuels our work at CPS, and it’s why our name is more than just a catchy moniker.”

– Eric Jones, Head of School



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Team CPS Profile: Chrystina Volcy

Chrystina Volcy started at CPS in September of its very first year, working part-time with the after school program and providing additional help during the school day. Today, Chrystina works full-time as the CPS Staff Aide, doing everything from assisting with mealtimes to helping with parent calls and leading dismissal. She will be running this […]

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