New Partners

Play On Philly is excited to announce that we are searching for an additional K-8 partner as we expand our educational initiative that provides social and learning opportunities through music! Our students have become leaders of their schools in academics, music and school citizenship, and top candidates for prestigious high schools and collegiate programs. Many POP students return to their neighborhoods to give back and strengthen their communities.

If you are interested in being considered for our expansion, here’s a checklist of what you need to apply:

New Site Application
Music Teacher Supplemental Form
Supplemental Materials:

School Handbook (student handbook, discipline policies, etc.)
Principal/Head of School Letter of Support
Parent Letter of Support

Please send supplemental materials by email to Only applicants who have submitted these materials will be considered.

Informational Webinars

Want some more information about POP before you apply? We will host webinars on April 3 from 10-10:30am and April 4 from 4-4:30pm to assist interested applicants, tell you more about POP and answer and questions that you have.

To sign-up for a webinar, RSVP here. Once you’ve RSVP-ed, we will send you information to access the webinar portal.


Play On, Philly! (POP) provides intensive music education to K-12 students, who would typically lack access, as a vehicle for life skills and academic achievement

For 2½ hours every day, students enjoy instrument instruction and ensemble practice completely tuition-free