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Enrolling at FACTS

Three girls during recess at FACTS in April 2014

Recess at FACTS in April 2014

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We are a publicly-funded institution that is free and open to all children in the state of Pennsylvania, but residents of the City of Philadelphia have priority. Enrollment at FACTS is determined through a public lottery.

We will be holding a virtual open house tour via zoom on Wednesday, March 17th from 5-6pm for families interested in learning more about FACTS. Please call the office at 215-569-2600 to RSVP and receive the zoom link. 

The held the lottery for admission for the 2021-22 school year via zoom on February 26, 2021 at 5:00 PM. 


The lottery is open to the public. Attending the lottery in person is optional and has no impact on your child’s lottery number. 

Acceptance and wait list letters will be e-mailed within 24 hours of the lottery and sent via regular mail the first week of March. All applicants should have received their acceptance letter or waitlist letter. 


We will begin accepting applications for the 2021-22 school year on November 1, 2020. You must complete a new application each year. Forms must be received by February 5, 2021. The deadline has passed. Any intent to enroll forms received after February 5th will not be entered into the lottery. Those applicants will be added to the bottom of the waitlist in the order they were received.


2021-22 Intent to Enroll Forms: 

2021-22 Intent to Enroll – English

2021-22 Intent to Enroll – Chinese

2021-22 Intent to Enroll – Indonesian

2021-22 Intent to Enroll – Spanish

2021-22 Intent to Enroll – Arabic

You can submit this form in person, by mail, or by fax to:

FACT Charter School
1023 CallowhillStreet
Philadelphia, PA 19123
Fax: (215) 569-3985

Call 215.569.2600 ext. 1029 or email


Thank you for your interest in FACTS.