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Our Mighty Writers Academies provide intensive afterschool writing support to children who live or go to school in the neighborhoods surrounding our studios. Students study and produce informative, persuasive, narrative and poetry writing during the course of one regular school year. 

Volunteer writers are available to help with homework from 3 to 4:30pm. Homework help is followed by directed group writing instruction for all students from 4:30 to 6pm. Students must attend the program Monday through Thursday every week to remain in good standing. 

There are ZIP code restrictions for this program, and it runs during the school year only. All Mighty Writers programs are FREE, but applications and family interviews are required. 
Application Deadline August 15, 2013

Mighty Writers Academy West (NEW!)

Start Date: September 16, 2013

Ages: Participants must be in grades 5-8. Now accepting applications for grades 5-8. Additional elementary grades will be added in subsequent years. 

Location: 3861 Lancaster Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19104

Restrictions: Participants must  live or go to school in one of the following ZIP codes: 19104, 19131, 19139 or 19143.



Application Deadline August 15, 2013


On behalf of myself and our new Mighty Writers West Program Director, Annette John-Hall, we look forward to welcoming your family to the Mighty Writers community. 



Rachel Loeper

Program Director, Mighty Writers South


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