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 

Hero's Walk
Black History Comes Alive!
Posted on 02/20/2024
Second grade students participated in a Hero’s Walk where they shared a biography of a Black hero with other students. ...
Krispy Kreme Donuts
Donut Sale
Posted on 02/09/2024
Student Council is having a fundraiser, and you DONUT want to miss out! ...