Performance Learning Center


The Performance Learning Center (PLC) is a small, non-traditional high school geared toward students who are not succeeding in a traditional high school setting. The PLC creates a business-like environment and emphasizes personal support and an intense academic program anchored by an online instructional program and project-based learning. The Performance Learning Center prepares students for high school and post-secondary education. Preparation for college and career are the standards of success for the PLC.

PLC components ensure students will:

  • Meet set performance levels before advancing.
  • Receive the community and personal assistance needed to help them attain the required performance.
  • Receive one-on-one academic and technical support.
  • Develop a set of employable skills essential to succeed in college or workplace.

Key program areas

  • Mentoring
  • 21st century skills development
  • Parent involvement
  • Post-secondary awareness
  • Connections to health & human services

Student Benefits

  • Formulate an individual development plan designed to help them to succeed in school and life
  • Have an opportunity to catch up academically and move forward at an accelerated pace
  • Benefit from dual enrollment at local colleges, internships andĀ  service learning

For more information, please contact:
Performance Learning CenterĀ®
5407 Grays Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19143