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 

Healthy Knight News - Spring 2024
Healthy Knight News - Spring Edition
Posted on 04/02/2024
This is the first issue of the Healthy Knight News created by Ms Dempsey's 4th grade class! ...
Vetri Teaching Kitchen
Vetri Teaching Kitchen
Posted on 03/11/2024
Parents and students partnered with the Vetri Teaching Kitchen to cook a delicious Ethiopian meal. ...