About Us


Sankofa Academy Charter School is a free, public charter school currently serving grades 5 through 12. Our students have come from various areas of Southeastern Pennsylvania including: Coatesville, Downingtown, Lansdowne, Philadelphia, Phoenixville, Upper Darby, West Chester, Chester, Norristown, and West Grove.

The mission of Sankofa Academy Charter School is to develop in each student a love of learning by providing a holistic education that includes critical & creative thinking, artistic expression, and positive character development (through the principles of Nguzo Saba & MA’AT) – combined with a rigorous language arts, math, science, and technology curriculum.