Mighty North Academy

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Ages: Participants must be in grades 6-8. We are now accepting applications for all grades.

Location: 1801 Diamond St., Philadelphia, PA 19121

Participants must live or go to school in one of the following ZIP codes: 19132, 19133, 19121, 19122, 19130 or 19123.


The Academy at Mighty Writers North, in partnership with The Advocate Center and the historic Church of the Advocate, is a unique after school program for middle school students. The Academy takes place from 3:00-6:00pm, Monday through Thursday, and includes an hour of homework help, an hour and a half of direct instruction in writing.

The Mighty Writers Academy in North Philadelphia is limited to 16 students in grades 6-8 and all students must arrive by 4:00pm. During the school year, we study and produce informative, persuasive, narrative and poetry writing. Students must attend the program four days every week to remain in good standing. For information, email soneal@mightywriters.org.