Welcome to Russell Byers Charter School

Russell Byers Charter School provides students roots, a safe and stimulating environment with a rigorous academic education grounded in Expeditionary Learning. Our students take responsibility for their learning to become powerful communicators, creative problem solvers, and compassionate, engaged citizens. Russell Byers students develop wings to succeed in selective schools and embrace a love for learning.

Enrollment Information

Enrollment opens on September 22, 2023 and runs through January 22, 2024. The lottery is held on February 7, 2024. Apply at applyphillycharter.org

What's Happening 

K-12 Philly School Fair
2023 K-12 Philly School Fair
Posted on 09/12/2023
High, Middle, Elementary Schools. All In One Place! ...
First Day of Middle School
First Day of School 23-24 - A Message from Laurada Byers
Posted on 09/06/2023
Very powerful, full of optimism, lots of crossed fingers. That’s how I would describe the atmosphere on the first day of the 2023-24 school year at Ru ...