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Welcome back to school, Wagner Scholars!


Please read our Wagner Weekly Update.

Welcome back our Wagner Scholars! We had an amazing welcome for our Scholars on the first day of school!



REMEMBER, our school day is from 7:30am to 2:34pm

Please see our Bell Schedule HERE


Wagner Highlight:

2022-2023 School Supply List

  • This is a general supply list.  All teachers will share their specific supply list with their welcome letter during the first week of school.
  • Pencils–wooden or mechanical
  • Pens–blue and/or black
  • Highlighters
  • Post-it notes
  • College-Ruled Loose-leaf Notebook Paper
  • (3) Two-Pocket Folders
  • (5) 1 subject notebooks
  • Earbuds or headphones
  • Box of Tissues (For Advisory Teacher Only)
  • Roll of Paper Towels (For Advisory Teacher Only)
  • Bottle of Hand Sanitizer (For Advisory Teacher Only)
  • Combination Lock–Preferred Brand is Master Lock/Combination Only (No Key Locks)
  • Agenda/Homework Book
  • A novel for Independent Reading
  • School District-issued Chromebook and charger on the first day of school and every day.
  • Wagner uniform shirts (available for purchase in the Main Office for $12)


School Plan

The SY22-23 School Plans have been posted on the PESO website for public review and comment. In order to support this process, we are asking all schools to post a link to the PESO site on their website so that stakeholders can access your school plan and leave their feedback. Feedback forms are available in English, Spanish, Arabic, and Chinese. Here is some suggested language to direct site visitors to the plans: To view our school’s SY22-23 school plan and to leave your feedback, please click HERE.



Our Vision

At Wagner, our vision is to strive to create an environment that fosters the academic, social and emotional well-being of the whole child.  Our community encourages and challenges our students to be self-confident, exhibit resilience, and become empathetic agents of change in their community and beyond.

Our Mission

The Mission of the Wagner Middle School is to ensure that all students leave the eighth grade with the knowledge and skills to be successful in a college-preparatory curriculum in high school.

The Wagner Way

Wagner Middle School is located in the West Oak Lane section of Philadelphia and serves over 500 children in 6th through 8th grade.
We are a caring school community that is on the rise.

Wagner Points of Pride

  • Donate over $4,000 annually to local charities.
  • Annual Breast Cancer Awareness Walk
  • Active performing arts club
  • Competitive sports teams