#1 Most improved k-8 school

based on metrics such as academic achievement, student growth and school climate.


34 point increase

on Arthur’s School Progress Report score in just one year, more than any other K-8 school in the Philadelphia School District.


40 community members

active on FoCA’s Board and five committees: Community Events & Outreach, FoCA Night Out, Finance, Fundraising, and Schoolyard & Capital Projects.


783 subscribers

to our listserv, an increase of 150 from last year.


11 Grants

made directly to teachers to provide supplies, professional development opportunities and classroom technology.


6 Teachers

who received professional development and coaching in inquiry-based STEM instruction.


290 Individual Donors

who supported FoCA and the great work at Arthur!