Welcome to the Steel Elementary School's website. At the Edward T. Steel Elementary School, we always push our students to always put Safety first, Respect others, and strive for Achievement. The Edward T. Steel Elementary School is a school with persevering students and a very supportive school community.

Mr. Senatus’s Welcome Message

Welcome Back!
I hope you enjoyed a wonderful summer. I also hope you are relaxed, recharged and ready to start a new school year. I am so delighted that you are part of our amazing learning community. I welcome and value your positive energy and dedication to excellence in education, and I look forward to working with you and your children.
All signs point to another incredible and productive school year. Our skilled and devoted staff is already planning and preparing for your child(ren). Our enthusiastic office team is registering new families, ordering needed materials and updating student files. Our hard-working and conscientious custodians have spent the entire summer thoroughly cleaning the facility.
Please take some time to review the attached links which will help you start the school year S.T.R.O.N.G!
Steel’s Uniform Policy
Red Color Polo Shirt
Blue Color Pants or Skirt  (Skirts cannot be more than three 3 inches above the knee)
Black belt
Black shoes or all black sneakers.
Steel’s Student and Parent Handbook (Click Link)
School District’s Calendar https://www.philasd.org/calendar/
Forms families need for immunizations (Click Link)
Remember to sign-up  for the Parent Portal (Click Link)


  • Mr. Senatus's Bio

    About Edward T. Steel School's Principal

  • Mrs. Rutkowski's Bio

    About Edward T. Steel School's Assistant Principal

  • Interim Reports - 3rd marking period

    March 12, 2020

  • 2019-2020 School Hours

    Instructional Hours: 8:30 A.M. - 3:00 P.M. Dismissal 3:00 P.M. - 3:09 P.M.

  • 2019-2020 Mandatory School Uniform

    Approved Uniform Policy: Red Polo Type Shirt (NO: writing, NO: Tank Top NO: Midriffs NO: Hoodies); Blue Khaki Pants/ Shirts w/ Black Belt (NO: Shorts NO: Sweatpants NO: Athletic Shorts); Shoes: Black Closed Toe Sneakers (NO: Flip Flops NO: Sandals NO: High Heels)

  • K - 8 Grade Registration

    Registration for Kindergarten through 8th grade is now open for Steel Elementary School 10 A.M. - 2 P.M. Monday thru Friday.

  • 2020 Parent Survey

    The survey is designed to find out what you think about Steel Elementary School. We encourage you to take the survey for each of your children! Your child's student ID can be found on their report card or interim report.

  • 2020 Student Survey

    Your Voices Matter... your responses help us make Steel Elementary School better!