Independence Charter School (ICS) provides K-8 students throughout Philadelphia with a next-level, dual-language education experience. Combining exemplary instruction in STEAM academics, a dual-language instructional model and a comprehensive array of enrichment resources in the arts, business and civics, ICS prepares our students for success in the classroom, workplace, in the community and around the world.
Parents and families of ICS students are deeply involved with every aspect of their education. Our faculty enjoys a close collaborative dynamic with parents and guardians to ensure their child has everything they need to thrive in and out of the classroom.
ICS maintains close, seamless and constant communication with our students’ families, and work them to ensure their future children have access to an education at our institution. Is your younger child ready to start their educational journey? Let’s get started.
The mission of the ICS Learning Support Program is to motivate and educate all students.
Dear ICS Families, Homelessness Awareness Week is an annual event that we hold in Pennsylvania in conjunction with the National Hunger & Homelessness Awareness Campaign. As people are coming together across the country to draw attention to the...
Hi ICS families, It is getting colder! Make sure your children's outerwear is clearly labeled with their first and last names. When items like coats and hats get lost they will often make their way back to you if it's easy to find the owner's name...
Dear ICS families, Thursday, October 28th, the whole school will have their individual photos taken by Lifetouch. There will be 4 photographers safely spaced out in our new gym to accommodate picture day for kinders through 8th grade...and teachers...
We’re ready to answer any questions you may have, reach out to an ICS rep now.