Explore Our Lower School Program

Engaging with the Natural World

Upper School students partnered with Lower School students to develop outdoor learning experiences for the playground.

Blonde third grade boy looks at camera as he plants in a garden

Third grade designed, created and planted a pollinator garden with curricular connetions.

Life Skills on the Run

Girls on the Run is a national program that encourages girls empowerment by teaching life skills and running. Penn Charter has hosted a chapter of Girls on the Run since 2016, filled to capacity each season.

The IdeaLab: Where Ideas Come to Life

The Penn Charter IdeaLab, founded in 2015, provides the space and tools necessary for students to create, collaborate and innovate through project-based learning.