The Philadelphia Academy of School Leaders is supported by strong partnerships with variety of education organizations that play an important role in our strategic development, impact, and growth.

Sector leadership:

Leaders from the district, charter, and faith-based sectors of Philadelphia are united in their commitment to developing highly effective school leaders. This unique collaboration across three critical sectors in the city’s education landscape is the foundation for our success. The collaboration includes partnerships with:


  • School District of Philadelphia
  • Archdiocese of Philadelphia
  • Belmont Charter Network
  • Folk Arts-Cultural Treasures Charter School
  • Freire Charter Schools
  • Global Leadership Academy Charter School
  • Independence Charter School
  • Independence Mission Schools
  • KIPP: Philadelphia Public Schools
  • Mastery Charter Schools
  • New Foundations Charter School
  • Universal Companies Family of Schools
  • Wissahickon Charter School

“For students to achieve their fullest potential, we need a strong leader in every school. At the same time we know that principals have a challenging set of responsibilities. That is why we are actively engaged in this collaborative effort to support and develop effective school leaders in forums where they can learn with and from one another.”

Dr. William R. Hite
Superintendent, School District of Philadelphia