Candace Wegner

Tel: (215)226-1000
Grades: PK-8 | 96 students
Spring Garden Academy is a private Philadelphia Christian school, educating children grades preschool to 8th.
As a ministry of Next Generation Ministries, we are preparing the next generation of leaders for the urban family, church, and community.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Other religious school association(s)
National Association for the Education of Young Children
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Assembly of God
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Contact School
Year Founded 2002

Student Body

Total Students 96 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Candace Wegner Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 12 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Khakis and Green Shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,000
Tuition Notes Yearly tuition costs for K-8. See school for preschool costs.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $3,000
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Candace Wegner


Total Sports Offered 2 sports
Sports Basketball, SoccerBasketballSoccer,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. After School Program, After School Sports and Arts, Bible Quizzing, Chess Club, Drama Club, Fine Arts Festival, Holiday Program Clubs, Praise Dance, Scrabble Club Bible Quizzing, Chess Club, Drama Club, Praise Dance, Scrabble Club, After School Program,
After School Sports and Arts,
Fine Arts Festival,
Holiday Program Clubs,

School Notes

  • Spring Garden Academy purposes to provide a quality service to the families and children of our community in a loving and caring environment that is safe and healthy.  We provide a quality, flexible program where each child in our school family will be encouraged to reach his or her maximum potential in the areas of social, intellectual, emotional, and spiritual development. We have two locations: 18th and Spring Garden (Preschool, After School, Summer Camp) and 17th and Tioga (Preschool, Elementary School K-6, and After School, and Summer Camp).
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The average private school tuition in Philadelphia, PA is $6,624 for elementary schools and $14,135 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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