Welcome Solis-Cohen Families! Bienvenidas Familias Solis-Cohen, Bem-vindo Famílias Solis-Cohen, 欢迎索利斯-科恩家庭, Bienvenue aux familles Solis-Cohen


Dr. Serianni-Principal: mdserianni@philasd.org

Ms. Hope Patterson-Assistant Principal hpatterson@philasd.org

Mr. Smith-Assistant Principal-rycsmith@philasd.org

Summer Achievers 2024

Dear Solis-Cohen Families,
The District is committed to delivering a comprehensive program that is community-centered, based on students’ needs, and ensures that all students and families have access to a fun, academically and socially enriching, and meaningful summer experience.

We are excited to welcome students entering grades K -12 to summer programming beginning on June 25, 2024.

Please review the flier below and visit the website as applications for Summer Achievers at Solis-Cohen begin on April 1, 2024. Thank You.




2023-2024  Dismissal Maps

Families please click on this link to see where you should pick up your student each day! Thank You!

Philly School Experience Survey

Click on the picture below to take our survey and let us know how we are doing. All families are asked to take the survey and it is offered in all languages! Please complete the survey. Survey closes on June 14, 2024. The link can be found below by clicking on the picture!


Family Workshops




Exciting News! Family Academy: Courses and Training (FACT) just got an upgrade! Starting November 18th, FACT is now offering virtual and in-person Family Saturday workshops to empower you and your family to connect, learn, and grow together! Click the link to learn more about FACT and upcoming workshops 👉 philasd.org/face/fact





Important Information for Families

Parent Survey

Please click on the picture below and take our Parent Engagement Survey!






Free Groceries for Families!

Woodmere Art Museum

Students from Room 217 Ms. Czulada’s class visited the Woodmere Art Museum. On June 5th they came and performed for our third grade students!!




Coming to Solis 2023/2024


Shrek The Musical Jr.

Huge shout to the staff, cast and crew for putting on amazing showing of Shrek the musical this week in school and finishing with our final performance at night for families on 5/24. Ms. Gyandoh, Ms. Buckley, Ms. Ferrigno and Ms. Melissa did a wonderful job preparing the students all year long and they truly shined! Congrats to everyone involved in this fantastic production!!

Phanatic about Reading!!!

4th Grade Teacher Mrs. McCormick’s class was rewarded for participating in the Phanatic’s reading program and scored an assembly for the entire 4th grade on 5/17/23. Staff were pulled into a little show and students enjoyed such a special visit!



Looking for a great opportunity to work flexible hours during the school day? Interested in working with our students?  Join our team! Full and part-time Food Service positions are available. Click here to apply.



Games Around the World

March 30, 2023





Solis Families our Philly School Experience Survey is now open!

Please click on the picture below  to take the survey!

Attendance Matters

Please make sure you that you send your child to school every day! We understand that students are sick and emergencies happen but the expectation is that students attend daily. We have set a goal this year of 95% attendance for ALL students!!

Back to School Night 2022

Thanks to all our families and community partners who came out to our back to school night! It was a tremendous success! We look forward to working in collaboration with you this school year!




2023 – 2024 School Year at Solis-Cohen
START (7:30 AM) & DISMISSAL (2:09 PM) time.

Parents and Guardians PLEASE READ the official letter from the school district below.


Philadelphia School District Central Offices

Central Offices will remain operational but still operate remotely.
As a reminder, the Philly HopeLine is available M-F from noon to 9 p.m.
and Saturdays and Sundays from noon to 4 p.m. to provide counseling services
for students, parents and guardians who may need additional support during these difficult times.
Phone or text 1-833-PHL-HOPE (1-833-745-4673)

Message from Dr. Michelina Serianni, Principal

Welcome to Solis-Cohen Elementary School!

Solis-Cohen School serves students in Kindergarten – 5th Grade in the Northeast. Our school represents a diverse population of students, staff, parents and community members who work collaboratively together to achieve high academic success and positive social interactions. As the principal, I am committed to our students to ensure the best path to college and career readiness. I look forward to working together to accomplish our mission!