Church of the Advocate - Whiz Kids

Church of the Advocate - North Philadelphia West

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General Information
Description of ServiceWhiz Kids is offered daily for elementary school children between the ages of 5 and 13 after school throughout the school year and all day during the summer. The program recruits from neighboring schools, Child Care Information Services (CCIS) and within the community. The program seeks out students who can benefit from the knowledge, skills, experience and extra attention offered to them. The teaching staff consists of one licensed teacher and assistants for each group. Whiz Kids follows the Philadelphia School District's Core Curriculum standards.

Students generally arrive to the program at 3:15 p.m. They are served snacks and participate educational programs. The recreational and daily enrichment activities are carried out in the gym, courtyard and auditorium areas. Skilled professionals in theatre arts, dance, literacy, storytelling, computers, sports and technology, instruct students in these areas.

Homework is a mandated component for the Whiz Kids and all students are required to participate in completing homework assignments.
Geographical AreaCounties: Philadelphia; States: PA; Countries: USA
Intake ProcedureFor more information on this program, please contact us at 215-236-6773 or
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 1 1801 West Diamond Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip Philadelphia, PA 19121
Main Phone 215-236-6773
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Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Church of the Advocate
Affiliated Program: Church of the Advocate - North Philadelphia West
This Service: Church of the Advocate - Whiz Kids
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Elementary School Students (YG-8000.2490-190)
Extended Child Care (PH-1250.1800)
Youth Enrichment Programs (PS-9800.9900)