The lottery for seats will be held February 7th, 2024 at 2pm 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 22nd 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 K4-5 enrollment seats can obtain and submit an application for admission online at ApplyPhillyCharter.org 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 K4-5 enrollment seats and Inquiry Charter School will not accept or enroll any K4-5 applicant whose application is not recorded through the Apply Philly Charter system.
As required by PA charter school law, Inquiry Charter School uses a lottery system for admitting its students. Inquiry 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, Inquiry Charter School gives admissions preferences to the following populations (in order of preference):
- Sibling Preference,
- Founders & Staff Preference