Welcome back Students, Parents and Guardians....

Please visit the Castor Gardens Middle School website here

Information, updates, and resources will continue to be added to this page as we approach the first day of school. Please visit this page often to see what’s new!


The SDP Bus Tour is returning this August to Philly neighborhoods! Get the information you need to start the school year off strong and #RingTheBellPHL on the first day of school, August 29!

Friday, August 5 | 10am-2pm
Northeast High School Sports Complex | 1601 Cottman Ave. (use Glendale Ave. entrance)

Get essential Bak-to-School info
FREE backpack & school supplies
FREE immunizations at select tour stops. Pre-register here
Register for PreKindergarten – 12th grade
Sign up for a Parent Portal account


  • Chromebook news and updates

    Info, steppers, and videos to access a variety of tools.

  • Parent Information Hub

    This has the most up to date info about chromebooks, uniforms, bell schedules, immunizations (mandatory and COVID), events, safety protocol and more, all in one location.

  • Google Suite Outage Information

    A website where you can check to see if any the G Suite Status Dashboard, it's where you can see if a particular G-Suite component is down.

  • Chromebook tips and tricks

    Tips and tricks to help with the chromebooks

  • Xfinity

    Hotspot information

  • Sign Up for Class Dojo

    ClassDojo Messaging is an instant and safe way for a teacher and a parent to privately communicate with each other. Parents and teachers can read and respond to messages from the website, or from the mobile app. Click here to sign-in for class dojo.

  • Working papers

    The Office of Career & Technical Education is responsible for issuing working permits for all Philadelphia students ages 14 through 17

  • Medical Benefits Help

    If your children need health insurance, either because they never had it or because your benefits have changed during the COVID crisis, our partners at PCCY can help you apply.

  • MEH1

    PHYSICAL form that needs to be filled out by the doctor and returned to the nurse.  It is for all new students (new to the district) and all students entering 6th grade.

  • Dental Form MEH-155

    All students entering 7th need to get filled out by their dentist. They should then hand in to the nurse.

  • Office of Transportation

    Need a SEPTA Fare Card for your Student? SEPTA Fare Card Eligibility, Information and FAQs