Grades: PK-8 | 159 students
Media-Providence Friends School is a Quaker day school for boys and girls in grades Pre-K through eighth, located in Media, Delaware County, Pennsylvania.
We provide a solid foundation for life, and focus upon the unique qualities of our children in an academic community.
At MPFS we stress academic skill building and Quaker values.
Our students are well prepared for their next eductional journey whereever they may choose to go.
We create classrooms with a diverse student population, and staff it with teachers committed to affirming the unique strengths of each child.
Here, our students develop intellectually, emotionally, physically, and spiritually.
We teach responsibility based on the Quaker values of harmony and simplicity, and inextricably link the importance of the individual with the value of community.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Friends Council on Education (FCE)
National Independent Private Schools Association
Pennsylvania Association of Independent Schools (PAIS)
Association of Delaware Valley Independent Schools
National Middle School Association
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-8|
|Total Students||159 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||
State avg.: 22%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||26 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||6:1
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree||
|Average Class Size||14 students|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$18,500|
|Tuition Notes||Preschool part time $8000 to 8th Grade $18500|
|% on Financial Aid||
|Admissions Director||Francy Strathmann|
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275 S Ithan Ave
Bryn Mawr, PA 19010
MediaGrades: NS-12 | 305 students
111 Elwyn Road
Media, PA 19063
LansdowneGrades: K-6 | 93 students
110 N Lansdowne Ave
Lansdowne, PA 19050
BrookhavenGrades: K-12 | 402 students
4301 Chandler Dr
Brookhaven, PA 19015
MediaGrades: NS-6 | 138 students
20 School Lane
Media, PA 19063
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