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Belmont Academy Charter School


The application window for the 2024-2025 school year is now open.

Click here to apply.

To join the waitlist for the current school year- visit ApplyPhillyCharter and select the 2023-2024 school year.

The lottery for seats will be held February 7th, 2024 at 12pm on Zoom. Click here to attend the live lottery. All families will be notified by February 9th, 2024.

The application window will be open from September 22, 2023 until January 22, 2024.  Applications received after this date will be accepted but will not be included in the lottery and will go onto our waiting list in the order in which they are received.  

​If you are selected in the lottery, you will receive further enrollment instructions. ​

​Families applying for K enrollment seats can obtain and submit an application for admission online at or apply via the Apply Philly Charter toll-free number, 1-800-891-3999. Families are welcome to visit the School for assistance. The online application is available for translation upon request.   The toll-free number has customer service representatives who can assist families in multiple languages and includes after-hours support. 

Paper applications are not available for K enrollment seats and Belmont Charter School will not accept or enroll any K applicant whose application is not recorded through the Apply Philly Charter system.  Families are welcome to visit the school for assistance submitting applications online.

​As required by PA charter school law, Belmont Charter School  uses a lottery system for admitting its students. Belmont Charter School will admit students of any race, color, nationality, ethnic origin, religion, sexual orientation, or gender. Per the conditions outlined in the charter document, Belmont Charter School gives admissions preferences to the following populations (in order of preference):

  1. Sibling Preference, 
  2. Founders & Staff Preference, 
  3. Catchment area students or PEC youth, ​
  4. Students not in catchment area or PEC