University-Assisted Community Schools Spring Celebration

April 20, 2023

West Philadelphia High School
4901 Chestnut Street

As part of Netter Center’s 30th anniversary, this spring celebration at West Philadelphia High School will bring together local high school students and community and Penn partners to celebrate University-Assisted Community School (UACS) programming that occurs during the school day, after school, and summer for youth and adults. Students from West, Sayre, and Robeson high schools who are engaged in a range of UACS activities – including music, art, design, robotics, health and sports – will showcase their work. The event will include awards presented to UACS part-time staff, students, and teacher partners, as well as Penn student leaders.

The event will also include a health and wellness fair that offers blood pressure screenings, COVID vaccinations, STI testing, and other services.

Light refreshments will be served.

3:00pm - Doors open - enter through courtyard
3:30-4:15pm - Gallery walk and health resources
4:30-5:30pm - Performances and awards

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