Everything we do begins and ends with one question:
“How does this impact our student’s, families and community?”

Go To Resources

Our Mission

Deep Roots Charter School’s (DRCS) mission is to teach disciplined learners and to empower them to grow and serve in their community, in college and beyond.

Family Resources

Handbooks & Policies

Student & Family Handbook and Code of Conduct

Please see the PDF below for Student & Family Handbook and Code of Conduct information.

Student & Family Handbook and Code of Conduct (English)
Student & Family Handbook and Code of Conduct (Spanish)
Student & Family Handbook and Code of Conduct (Arabic)

Student Uniform Information

Please take a moment to download and read our uniform policy stated in the letter here.

Student Uniform Letter

Right-To-Know

Please see the letter below for family Right-To-Know information.

Right-To-Know

Child Find Notice

Please see the letter below for family Child Find Notice information.

Child Find Notice

2018-2019 Charter School Improvement Plan

DRCS has completed it’s mandatory 2018-19 Charter School Improvement Plan.  Per Pennsylvania Department of Education and Federal Title programs requirements, this plan is available for 28 days of public review.  If you have questions or feedback about this plan, please reach out to Ashley McGrath at amcgrath@deeprootscs.org.

18-19 CS Improvement Plan

Forms & Clearances

2019-2020 School Year | Student Waitlist Status

  1. Click the button below to open the waitlist status page where you can find the status of your students application.
  2. This is a LIVE page that will automatically update as we work through our enrollment process.
Kindergarten
1st Grade
2nd Grade
3rd Grade
4th Grade
5th Grade

Parent/Family Checks & Clearances

  1. Follow the buttons below to submit for your clearances. These are required to volunteer or take part in school events. Please reach out if you have any questions about the status page or results.
State Criminal Record Check
Child Abuse Clearance

Additional Resources

2019-2020 Registration Packet

  1. Follow the button below to download the 2019-2020 Registration Packet.
Download Packet

School Calendar

  1. Follow the button below to download the 2019-2020 school calendar.
View School Calendar

19- 20 Student Supplies List

  1. Follow the button below to download the 19-20 student supplies list.
Student Supplies List

Breakfast & Lunch Menus

  1. Follow the buttons below to download the September breakfast and lunch menus.
Breakfast Menu
Lunch Menu

Quick Facts

We will be located in the Kensington catchment community.

PORT RICHMOND, KENSINGTON

The focus of our DRCS community will be college preparatory, preparing students for success at a selective institution.

FOCUS

At DRCS, the driving force in our community will be world class teaching in every classroom.

DRIVING FORCE

Formerly of Jounce Partners, G. Logan Blyler will serve as the DRCS school leader.

SCHOOL LEADER

At DRCS, we will be utilizing the extended school day and extended school year.

SCHOOL CALENDAR

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