STARS Program

  • wordsworth_org

Program Category: Fee Structure, Free, Grade Level, 7 - 8, and 9 - 12

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  • STARS, œStudents and Teachers Achieving Real Success  is the academic program functioning within Wordsworth RTF. The mission of Wordsworth ™s STARS program is to meet the diverse educational needs of our students while maintaining a therapeutic learning environment. We hope to not only increase the academic skills of our students, but to provide a school setting in which our students flourish academically, emotionally and personally. We strive to hold our students to high academic expectations while offering the support necessary for our students to achieve to their highest potential.


    Organization Name: Wordsworth
    Organization Street Address: n/a
    Organization City, State, Zip: Philadelphia PA 19129
    Organization Phone Number: 2154525170
    Short Description of Organization:

    "Wordsworth is a private, not-for-profit organization that provides a continuum of education, behavioral health treatment and child welfare services to children, adolescents and families. Our services include our Residential Treatment Program, special education programs, and a number of programs that are provided in homes, schools and the community.
    The mission of Wordsworth is to provide education, behavioral health and child welfare services to children and youth who are experiencing emotional, behavioral and academic challenges so that they are empowered to reach their potential and lead productive, fulfilling lives. Since 1952, Wordsworth's continuum of services has strengthened individuals, families and communities."

    Program Street Address: 3905 W Ford Rd
    Program Phone Number: 215-452-5170
    Which one best describes your organization?: Non-Profit
    Which one best describes your program?: Site-based - stationary (students come to a site)
    Is your program delivered in collaboration with external partners?: No
    Accepting Mentors: No


    Is STEM the "core" of your program?: No
    Which type of STEM programming do you offer? (choose ALL that apply):
    • Chemistry
    • Computer Science
    • Consumer Science
    • Mathematics
    • Other
    Which other activities does your STEM program include? (choose All that apply):
    • Academic Enrichment and Homework Help
    • Arts and Media
    • Civic Engagement and Service-Learning
    • Drop-Out Prevention and College Preparation
    • Literacy
    • Project-Based Learning
    • Sports and Recreation
    • Workforce Development
    • No other activities
    Does your program use volunteer STEM mentors?: No


    Where is your STEM program offered? (choose ALL that apply): Other
    If you chose "other" for the question above then tell us where your program is offered.:


    When does your STEM program take place? (choose ALL that apply):
    • Summer
    • Fall
    • Winter
    • Spring
    • During school
    • After school
    • Evening
    • Weekend


    How many children does your program serve each year? Numbers can be estimates.: 101-500 individuals
    How many hours/week does each child participate? Numbers can be estimates, and can be specific to a season or semester.: More than 10 hours per week
    Which ages/grades does your STEM program serve? (choose ALL that apply):
    • 7th - 8th grade
    • 9th -12th grade
    Which gender(s) does your STEM program serve? (choose ALL that apply):
    • Girls
    • Boys
    • Transgender and Gender Non Conforming
    Which ethnic/racial populations does your STEM program serve?:
    • African-American
    • Latino
    • Caucasian
    • Middle Eastern
    • Multi-Ethnic
    What percentage of your participants are eligible for free or reduced lunch? Percentages can be estimates.*: 76-100%
    Who can participate in your STEM program?: Individuals and groups
    Can your STEM program accommodate youth with special needs?: Yes (please explain)
    If you chose "yes" for the question above, please explain how you are able to accommodate youth with special needs.:

    All of our students have behavioral health needs.


    Do participants need to pay for your STEM program?: No
    If participants need to pay for your STEM program, are scholarships available?: No
    Is transportation to and from your program provided?: Other



    Please select the applicable categories: Fee Structure, Free, Grade Level, 7 - 8, and 9 - 12
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