Resources and Programs for Families

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Meals Program & Food Resources
Free "Grab & Go" School Meals are available for pickup at PHA's Upper Elementary Campus, located at 17 Franklin Street in Somerville, on Mondays and Wednesdays from 12 - 3:30 PM. Find more information about the program and food assistance resources.
A volunteer-run weekend backpack food program that seeks to eliminate hunger and food insecurity for students at PHA.
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Student Services Program
For support and services around Special Education, English Language Learners (ELL), Health, and Counseling.
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Translation & Interpretation Services
If you would like to have translation or interpretation services in any language, please just let us know!
The McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act (McKinney-Vento Act) ensures homeless children and youth have equal access to the same free and appropriate public education, including a public preschool education, as provided to other children and youths.
PHA's after-school program for grades K-6 operated in partnership with the Somerville YMCA.
STEAM Saturday
A Saturday enrichment program for students in grades K-8 to engage in fun, hands-on, and interactive learning activities in Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math.
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Admissions Information
Find admissions documents and contact information, and learn how you can submit an application for your child to attend PHA.
College Counseling
College Counseling and Success
An award-winning program that provides individualized student support and a two-year mandatory college preparation seminar for all PHA juniors and seniors, designed to provide students and their families with expert guidance in navigating college admissions and the  transition to and early years in college.
Immigration Services & Resources
A list of community resources that provide support to those seeking legal immigration services.
Collegiate House
Collegiate House School Uniforms
PHA's official school uniform provider. See Campus pages for order forms.
PHA Annual Report, 2017-2022 Strategic Plan, and Accountability Plan, along with many other important documents.