We are Excited to Welcome our New Principal Dr. Pressley!

As we say farewell and send best wishes to Dr. Johnstone as she moves on to be principal of FS Edmonds we are excited to welcome Dr. Pressley to the John B. Kelly community! Dr. Pressley will be joining us as our new principal for the 20-21 school year. She has had a long and versatile career in the School District of Philadelphia and we can’t wait to see what she will bring to our school and community!

To learn more about Dr. Pressley please read the Introduction Letter below!

Dr. Pressley Introduction


A message from our teachers during the COVID-19 closure.

Welcome to the John B. Kelly School home page.  Our school is located in the Germantown Section of Philadelphia and the Northwest Region of the Philadelphia School District.

It is with great enthusiasm that we welcome you to the John B. Kelly website. Kelly has a combination of caring staff members and hard-working students. We recognize that together we can make a difference in the lives of our children.