Admissions

 
 
Open House
Green Woods Charter School will host our annual open house for prospective families on Saturday, December 11, 2021 from 10:00 a.m. through 2:00 p.m.  Interested families are invited to come out any time between 10 am and 2 pm to look around the campus and speak with members of the school leadership team, staff members and currently enrolled students. For those who cannot make the event on December 11th, there will be an opportunity while completing the registration to select from other available dates for an informal visit to the school prior to the lottery date of February 11, 2021.
All families in attendance are asked to register in advance using this form.
 
Open House
 
 
 
 2022-2023 School Year Enrollment
 
We will begin accepting applications for the 2022-2023 school year on September 24, 2021.  The lottery application window closes on January 24, 2022.  All applications will be accepted through the Apply Philly Charter website.  To complete the application:
 
  • Create an account and fill out the family profile
  • Select the 2022-2023 school year
  • Select the box next to Green Woods Charter School
  • Submit the application
 
For assistance, please call Apply Philly Charter at 1-800-891-3999 or Green Woods Charter School at 215-482-6337.
 
Green Woods Charter School is proud to partner this year with Apply Philly Charter for the application process for students in grades Kindergarten through 6th grade.  The application window closed on 1/24/2022.
 
PLEASE NOTE: APPLICANTS MUST TURN 5 YEARS OF AGE ON OR BEFORE SEPTEMBER 1, 2022 TO APPLY FOR KINDERGARTEN.  PROOF OF BIRTH DATE AND PROOF OF RESIDENCY ARE REQUIRED FOR ENROLLMENT.
 

The 2022-2023 Enrollment Lottery will be held on Wednesday February 9,2022.

 
 
 
2021-2022 School Year Enrollment
 
The lottery application window for the 2021-2022 school year closed in January 2021.  Students will be accepted off the waitlist as new enrollments spots become available.  If you applied for the 2021-2022 school year through the ApplyPhilly website after January 2021, your application will be held in a database and you will not receive a waitlist number.  We will only accept students from this database when we have surpassed the lottery-drawn waitlist.  
 

GWCS live streamed the annual lottery live via Facebook on February 10, 2021 at 6:00pm. The results can be found on the Apply Philly Website. All applicants received notification of their position in the lottery on February 12, 2021 and can also log into Apply Philly Charter to check the results of the lottery at  https://applyphillycharter.force.com/


Those applicants being offered a seat for the 2021-2022 school year will need to confirm the offer, through Apply Philly Charter, by no later than March 12, 2021.  Offers not confirmed by March 12, 2021 will expire and the next eligible applicants on the waitlist will be notified.


Immediately following the acceptance deadline, Green Woods Charter School will email those applicants who have accepted a seat, a link to complete the enrollment process through our online enrollment system.


If you have any questions regarding the lottery process, admission or enrollment, please contact our Registrar at registrar@greenwoodscharter.org
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Enrollment Timeline
 
9/24/21
Applications are available
 
12/11/21
Open House
 
1/24/22
Lottery application window closes
 
2/9/22
2021-2022 School Year Lottery
 
Results will be sent and available on APC on 2/11/22