Back to School

This section contains useful information about the 2023-24 school year at Pan American Academy.

School Supplies

Save the Date!

Back to School Party will be on Friday, August 25, 2023.

Health & Safety

COVID-19 Procedures, Protocols – August 2021 Click to View

Uniform Policy

The Uniform Policy can be found on pages 26-28 of the Student and Family Handbook.

Is is expected that all students will be dressed in full uniform at all times, starting on the first day of school, until the last day of classes. Full uniform must be worn for all school events unless otherwise indicated. No outside jackets, hoodies, accessories are permitted to be worn in school as part of the uniform. Students are expected to store any additional items of clothing on their classroom hooks or in their locker. Students should not be leaving uniform items in their lockers to change into once they arrive at school. It is important for parents to monitor children as they leave for school in the morning to ensure they are in full uniform. 


School Bus Information

Parents have multiple ways to communicate with the School District of Philadelphia:

Please note: The service vendors assigned to Pan American Academy Charter School are Philly Transportation and Total Transportation. They service routes 7520, 7521, & 7523.

Parent Flat Rate Program

The School District of Philadelphia has launched a program to provide a monthly payment to eligible (to confirm eligibility please contact the main office at 215-425-1212 ext. 3145) parents who choose to opt out of bus, van or cab assignment and instead will drive their child to and from school.  All registered families will receive $300 per month ($3,000 for the school year) for transporting their child to and from school.  We now also offer the option for families to receive $150 per month ($1,500 for the school year) to transport their child to school in the morning, but still utilize bus, van or cab service in the afternoon. 

The application period to enroll for the 2023-24 school year is June 1, 2023 through October 1, 2023.  All families interested in participating must apply through this form. You will need your child’s transportation ID, please send an email to to obtain this information (please include student’s full name and grade).  If you were registered in previous years, an application is still mandated.

Please visit the following link Parent Flat Rate Program for more information.