Mastery Charter School Shoemaker Campus

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William Shoemaker Junior High School
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William Shoemaker Junior High School, June 2010
Mastery Charter School Shoemaker Campus is located in Philadelphia
Mastery Charter School Shoemaker Campus
Mastery Charter School Shoemaker Campus is located in Pennsylvania
Mastery Charter School Shoemaker Campus
Mastery Charter School Shoemaker Campus is located in the US
Mastery Charter School Shoemaker Campus
Location 5301 Media St.,
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 39°58′34″N 75°13′42″W / 39.9761°N 75.2283°W / 39.9761; -75.2283Coordinates: 39°58′34″N 75°13′42″W / 39.9761°N 75.2283°W / 39.9761; -75.2283
Area 3 acres (1.2 ha)
Built 1925
Architect Irwin T. Catharine
Architectural style Late Gothic Revival, Academic Gothic
MPS Philadelphia Public Schools TR
NRHP reference # 86003328[1]
Added to NRHP December 4, 1986

Mastery Charter School Shoemaker Campus, formerly William Shoemaker Junior High School, is a historic high school/middle school located in the Carroll Park neighborhood of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It is currently a charter school run by Mastery Charter Schools.

The building was designed by Irwin T. Catharine and built in 1925. It is a four-story, 14 bay, reinforced concrete, yellow brick faced building in the Late Gothic Revival-style. It features a central projecting entrance bay with Gothic arched door, thin brick piers with decorative caps, and brick panels in a herringbone pattern.[2] The building was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1986.[1]

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  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
  2. ^ "National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania" (Searchable database). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System. Note: This includes C. Doebley, B. Mintz (June 1982, July 1986). "Pennsylvania Historic Resource Survey Form: William Shoemaker Junior High School" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-07-03. Check date values in: |date= (help)

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