Students applying to AMY Northwest should meet the following requirements:

  • A’s & B’s; no more than two C’s for the previous two years report cards.
  • Scores at or above the 70th percentile on the PSSA Test in Reading and Mathematics (other nationally recognized standardized tests may be considered.) PSSA Conversion Chart
  • Regular attendance – no more than 9 absences or 5 occurrences of lateness during the previous school year.
  • Excellent behavior –  no history of serious incidents or suspensions (Parents will be required to sign a behavioral agreement that will state their commitment to abiding to the code of student conduct. If their child does not maintain a positive behavior record, the student may lose their assignment to AMY NW and be returned to their neighborhood school.)

The school’s admissions review team completes all admission decisions. Please note that all qualified applicants may not be admitted due to space limitations.


For more information about the Site Selection process click here .