Universal Vare Charter School
Edwin H. Vare Junior High School
Edwin H. Vare Junior High School entrance, May 2010
|Location||2100 S. 24th St.,
|Area||4 acres (1.6 ha)|
|Architect||Irwin T. Catharine|
|Architectural style||Colonial Revival|
|MPS||Philadelphia Public Schools TR|
|NRHP Reference #||88002331|
|Added to NRHP||November 18, 1988|
Universal Vare Charter School, formerly the Edwin H. Vare Junior High School, is a historic junior high school building located in the Wilson Park neighborhood of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It is currently a charter school run by Universal Family of Schools. The building was designed by Irwin T. Catharine and built in 1922–1924. It is a three-story, 17 bay, brick building on a raised basement in the Colonial Revival-style. It is in the shape of a shallow "W." It features an entrance pavilions with arched openings, pilasters, and a brick parapet.
- National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
- "National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania" (Searchable database). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System. Note: This includes Jefferson M. Moak (May 1987). "Pennsylvania Historic Resource Survey Form: Edwin H. Vare Junior High School" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-07-03.
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