About Us

638-40 N. 66th Street, Philadelphia, PA *** 215-472-8770


    Staff Summer Institute



    First Day of School for 1st to 8th (8:00 a.m.)




    Kindergarten (Kikuyu) Parent Orientation (6:00pm)



    Kindergarten Interviews




    Labor Day---School and Office Closed

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Our Mission

Our Mission is “Education for Self Reliance”. We fulfill our mission by offer a challenging education with high expectations without pre-requisites, creating a model for community controlled education ... Learn More...
Harambee Institute was developed to encourage children from kindergarten through eighth grade to fully participate in the exploration of science and technology.  Harambees’ vision is to use knowledge of science and technology as a means of promoting self-reliance in the African American community specifically and the world community in general.


EnergyEfficiencyThe EnerG Wiz Project
Tthe EnerG Wizards of Harambee Charter School met their main goals:
(1) To explore different forms of energy and how they are transformed
(2) To learn about different energy sources and their uses and benefits. This exploration included extensive research, hands-on experiments
and independent investigations. Click for More Information


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Contact Us Today

Our Address:
636-640 N. 66th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19151
Phone: 215-472-8770
Hours of Operation:
Monday. to Friday
8am to 5pm