If you are interested in J.S. Jenks as a school option for your child and would like to learn more about the school, there are several opportunities throughout the year:

Please join our Potential Jenks Parents Listserv

Open House: 

Attend an Open House at the school

(Spring 2017 Dates: Tuesday March 7th @ 9:00 AM and Friday May 12th @ 9 AM)

  • Meet the Principal, kindergarten Teachers, tour the school, and talk with current parents at Jenks.

Attend a Kindergarten Tea (April 5th 2017 @ 7:30 PM )
Parent volunteers also hold Kindergarten teas every other month.  These are informal meetings for parents interested in learning more about J.S. Jenks. Come and meet current and prospective parents, and find out what Jenks has to offer your child. RSVP for address.

School Tours


Registration for families in the J.S. Jenks catchment begins on February 28th.  Information about the registration process can be found on the school district website: http://webgui.phila.k12.pa.us/offices/e/earlychild/kindergarten-registration

More Questions?

If you have questions about the voluntary transfer program for out of catchment registration, please contact us at potentialjenksparents@gmail.com.