Mastery Prep Elementary - Mastery Charter School

Academic excellence. Joyful classrooms.

Welcome to Mastery Prep Elementary, a free, public charter school in North Philadelphia. We offer children academic excellence in a fun, joyful environment. From math to music and reading to field trips, our students receive a well-rounded education from loving teachers and leaders.

In addition to academics, we focus on five core values: respect, responsibility, hard work, teamwork and kindness.

We currently offer grades K-5 and will introduce grade 6 in the 2022-23 school year.  Prep Elementary students have the opportunity to attend Gratz Prep Middle and Simon Gratz High, giving them the full K-12 Mastery experience.

Stop by and visit us any time!

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the name of the after care company?

Mastery Prep Elementary partners with “Change 4A Dollar” after care program. We believe that this organization would be the best match for our school. “Change 4A Dollar” operates each school day from dismissal until 6 p.m.  All students in grades K-5 are eligible to join.


Will all students be eligible for school lunch?

All students attending Mastery Prep Elementary are eligible to receive free breakfast and lunch. Please be sure to complete the “Household Income Survey” to ensure that we are able to continue to make these meals available to all students.


When will I receive school bus information?

We are working with the school district to provide school bus transportation to all eligible students. We will send this information via email and postal service as soon as we have the details.


School Hours

  • Doors open at 7:35 AM (breakfast is served until 7:55 AM)
  • Academic day begins at 7:55 AM
  • Academic day ends at 3:05 PM on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday
  • Academic day ends at 1:00 PM on Wednesdays for professional development for teachers
  • Prep Elementary uniforms are available for purchase on the school website:
  • All families receive a free uniform voucher from the school at the beginning of each school year. This is redeemable at the front desk at the school. Vouchers are typically available at the end of July for the upcoming school year.
  • At Prep Elementary, students in grades K-2 wear a blue polo with the Mastery logo with navy or black bottoms and the shoes of their choice. Students in grades 3-5 where a navy blazer with the Mastery logo, a white oxford shirt, tie, with navy or black bottoms and shoes of their choice.

Any student living in Philadelphia is eligible to apply for the lottery at Mastery Prep Elementary, however, preference is given to students living in the 19140 zip code.







Our School

$10 million renovation

Bright, spacious, beautiful classrooms with cozy learning spaces throughout the building

Updated gym and recreational spaces

Students learn and achieve at high levels

Challenging, engaging, culturally diverse reading and writing curriculum

Hands-on math focused on problem-solving and critical thinking

Interactive science encourages investigation through hands-on experiences

Learning is fun!

Enrichment block with karate, art, dance or similar activities taught by experts

Fun morning meetings get students excited and ready to learn

Field trips, community meetings and much more!

We support the whole child

Core values are respect, responsibility, hard work, teamwork and kindness

Play in K and first grade uses pretend play to teach social and emotional skills

Our Team


Eugene Haith, Principal


Feel free to email him any time! [email protected]

If you have questions about:School Contact PersonContact Information (email and phone number)
My child’s academic performanceChloe Mann – API STEM
Lauren Fouse –
[email protected]
[email protected]
Attendance, Early Dismissals, LatenessFront Desk:
Shereda Cromwell
Shaniquia Shirley
[email protected]
[email protected]
Health and medical concerns/COVID-related concernsJanise Goode – APO[email protected]
Arrival or dismissal/LunchFront Desk:
Shereda Cromwell
Shaniquia Shirley
[email protected]
[email protected]
Discipline concerns/UniformsK-2:
Tera Horne (Dean)
Crystal Rushin (Dean)
[email protected]
[email protected]
Wellness/social work supportsK-2
Jeesun Hunting (Social Worker)
Leya Williams-Albert (Social Worker)
[email protected]
[email protected]
Events and tripsJanise Goode – APO[email protected]
TransportationZenobia Jones[email protected]
Supports for a student with an IEPIkenna Anyanwu
(Lead Case Manager)
[email protected]
SchedulingJanise Goode – APO[email protected]
RegistrationShereda Cromwell
Shaniquia Shirley
[email protected]
[email protected]
After-School ProgramsJanise Goode – APO[email protected]

Our staff is available to support you and your child throughout their school experience. We are available to meet with families and answer questions via the email addresses listed here.


First NameLast NamePositionEmail
SaabriaAliSpecialized Services Classroom Assistant (Part-Time)[email protected]
IsabelAnthonySpecialized Services Teacher - Elementary School[email protected]
IkennaAnyanwuLead Case Manager[email protected]
An-NajmahBryantSpecialized Services Teacher - Elementary School[email protected]
HannahCarlsonEnglish Teacher - Elementary School[email protected]
ImaneCollinsSpecialized Services Teacher - Elementary School[email protected]
CeciliaConmyTeacher - Elementary School[email protected]
AlanCrabbeBuilding Engineer[email protected]
BritneyDaniel-HarrisTeacher - Early Elementary[email protected]
LeeDattsTeacher - Elementary School[email protected]
StephanieDiazSocial Work Assistant (Part-Time)[email protected]
AmiraElsheikhTeacher - Early Elementary[email protected]
IvannaFairweatherTeacher - Elementary School[email protected]
JaelFergusonTeacher - Elementary School[email protected]
LaurenFouseAssistant Principal of Instruction - Elementary School[email protected]
KylaFullerSupport Teacher - Relay Resident[email protected]
JaniseGoodeAssistant Principal/Director of Operations - Middle School[email protected]
JustinaGriffinSupport Teacher - Elementary School[email protected]
EugeneHaithPrincipal[email protected]
CoreyHammondSpecialized Services Teacher - Elementary School[email protected]
NigelHarveySupport Teacher - Elementary School[email protected]
TeraHorneCulture Assistant[email protected]
TiaraHorneSpecialized Services Classroom Assistant (Part-Time)[email protected]
JeesunHuntingSocial Worker[email protected]
AtiyannahJean-BaptisteTeacher - Early Elementary[email protected]
JaredJohnsonSupport Teacher - Early Elementary[email protected]
KimberlyJonesPhysical Education Teacher - Early Elementary[email protected]
SophieKaplanSupport Teacher - Relay Resident[email protected]
ErinKennyMath Teacher - Elementary School[email protected]
ShakiraLavenhouseSpecialized Services Classroom Assistant (Part-Time)[email protected]
ChloeMannAssistant Principal of Instruction - Elementary School[email protected]
NakimaMayoAdministrative Assistant (Part-Time)[email protected]
NikkibaMckiverSupport Teacher - Elementary School[email protected]
AveryMcNairSpecialized Services Teacher - Elementary School[email protected]
LisaNorkus GuzzoTeacher - Elementary School[email protected]
BoOdulajaMath Teacher - Elementary School[email protected]
TrentPettySupport Teacher - Early Elementary[email protected]
MelissaRosalesSocial Work Assistant (Part-Time)[email protected]
CrystalRushinDean[email protected]
ChristianSabreeSupport Teacher - Elementary School[email protected]
ShaniquiaShirleyAdministrative Assistant[email protected]
AmyShoffnerTeacher - Elementary School[email protected]
CarolineStorzTeacher - Early Elementary[email protected]
AlexandraThomloudisTeacher - Elementary School[email protected]
CynthiaWeston-KrealTeacher - Early Elementary[email protected]
RachelWexlerTeacher - Early Elementary[email protected]
JazminWhiteSupport Teacher - Elementary School[email protected]
SherelleWilkinsSupport Teacher - Elementary School[email protected]
WendyWilliams-AlbertSocial Worker[email protected]
TyeniseYoungTeacher - Early Elementary[email protected]

"I just love the communication between
the parents and the teachers and the school."

-Yonita Martin, Mastery Parent