The Workshop School is a public project-based high school in West Philadelphia that currently serves 230 students. The mission of the Workshop is to unleash the creative and intellectual potential of young people to solve the world’s toughest problems. Students at the Workshop develop academic skills by working on real world challenges.

The Workshop School serves 240 students in grades  9-12. We need your help to support the important and innovative work we do. Every contribution counts. Individual donations primarily support the purchase for project supplies for students, and the work of our after-school programs including the EVX Team and Workshop Industries. To make an on-line contribution to the Workshop, click on the PayPal link below.

The Workshop School is a nonprofit (501c3) organization. All donations are 100% tax deductible. Corporations based in Pennsylvania may also be eligible for the Education Incentive Tax Credit, which provides corporate donors with tax credits for up to 90% of the value of their donation. For any questions about donations or corporate support, please contact us at

2016-17 Workshop School Supporters

School District of Philadelphia

The Barra Foundation

The William Penn Foundation

Next Generation Learning Challenges

Avalon Foundation

Philadelphia Youth Network

LRNG Innovators

The Lenfest Foundation

Thanks also to:

Drexel University
Shahara Ahmad-Llewellyn
Alderson Engineering
Ernst & Young
Federal Donuts
Samuel S. Fels Fund
IBEW Local 98
Philadelphia RISE-UP
SMP Architects
The Tuscano Agency
United States Liability Insurance Group (USLI)
The Wharton School
Willig, Williams & Davidson
Yards Brewery

Internship Partners


City of Philadelphia Office of Fleet Management

Girls Auto Clinic
Union Packaging
University City District

Affiliated with

Sustainable Business Network
Graduation Coach Campaign