Are you ready to #LogOnPHL? Visit our Back-to-School Resource Hub!

Looking for help? Find School and Central Office information for families HERE!

New Student Registration for all grades K-12 is OPEN! Learn more.

Important changes:
Chromebook Parent & Family Tech Support Centers: Location changes (440 is closing, South Philly High is opening) and expanded hours HERE.
Grab-and-Go Meals: Pickup day and times have changed to Fridays, 9am to 2pm, and locations have been added. Visit HERE.

Main Menu:


Week of 9/8/2020

Student Materials Distribution

Math and Literacy workbooks will be distributed.  If computers are delivered, computers will be distributed for students who have not received them.

Tuesday, 9/15- 2:00-3:00 p.m.
Thursday, 9/17- 3:00-4:00 p.m.


 Olney Title 1 Parent & Family Engagement Policy

Welcome Back to School – Opening Letter by Principal Roth


You can register online, by phone, by dropbox or by visiting our school.

To this register online, by phone or dropbox click this  LINK 

Here is a Stepper to help with online registration.

You can also visit school in person between 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Tuesday through Friday, for a contactless registration process.

Las personas pueden registrarse en línea o visitar nuestra escuela entre las 9 a.m. y las 2 p.m., de martes a viernes, para un proceso de registro sin contacto.

 STAFF Contact Information and:

School Supply Lists for Virtual Learning


Parents/Guardians: Please click below to update your contact information.

Keep up-to-date with important Updates from Principal Roth

Click HERE

Google Classroom Directions

Internet Access Options for Families

Olney Staff Contact Information 

Computer Help Desk



EBT Card Information

Kindergarten Registration

2020-2021 Olney School Improvement Plan

Our Vision

The vision of Olney Elementary School is to create life-long learners and career ready citizens that celebrate diversity, model integrity, and exemplify excellence in everything they do.

Our Mission

It is the mission of our school to provide an active learning environment where each student is valued and challenged to meet his or her individual potential. Our learning community constantly strives to provide appropriate supports, challenges, consequences, and rewards. We endeavor to prepare our students to think independently, work cooperatively, and view obstacles as challenges to be met.

Points of Pride

·      Olney Elementary ranked as the top Philadelphia elementary school in progressing students academically over the last 3 years. 

·      This means OlneyEl out performed ALL public and charter schools in progressing students during the last 3 years.

·      Most impressively, Olney Elementary ranked 7th out of 2000 PA schools in literacy progress during the past three years.  The only Philadelphia public school in the top 40!

*We Dream*

Providing opportunities for students to explore the world through literature, hands on experiences, and exposure to various career opportunities.

Fields trips in every grade

College visits

Career day

Exposure to the arts

*We Prepare*

Using every resource at our disposal to ensure that students are getting the foundational skills and critical thinking skills they will need to excel as they move forward.

A strong focus on early literacy

Partnering tutors with students in all grades

Continual data assessment and tracking the progress of each individual student

*We Succeed*

Pathways are created to allow students to pursue their dreams.

Teachers and students push to excel state academic expectations

We set a goal that all Olney students are accepted into city-wide magnet or city-wide select high schools