Profile of a graduate
The Penn Hills Charter School of Entrepreneurship is a K-8 public school in Pittsburgh, PA. We opened our doors in 2011, and have since grown to educate over 400 students from more than ten school districts in the Greater Pittsburgh area and beyond.
Students are educated in an innovative, hands-on, engaging curriculum of Entrepreneurial Education, which is aligned to Pennsylvania Common Core standards. This curriculum is designed to bring entrepreneurial and economic concepts alive for students. The lessons related to the core elementary and middle school curriculums of science, math, social studies, and English language arts will incorporate the basic economic and entrepreneurial concepts.
Graduates of PHCSE are 21stcentury learners that SOAR to success because they possess the ability to show:
- character by distinguishing themself as an individual leader
- academics by becoming problem solvers, critical thinkers, and life-long learners
- relationships in how we talk, behave, and work together to become leaders
- entrepreneurship by organizing, managing, and assuming the risk of business or enterprise