Miquon School

Tel: (610)828-1231
Grades: PK-6 | 152 students
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Founded by parents in 1932, we are an independent elementary school for children age 3 through sixth grade.
The Miquon School mission states: we treasure and celebrate childhood.
We give our students time to play and grow.
Our program and our environment encourage wonder, inquiry, independence, and discovery.
We seek to create confident, life-long learners who will move out into the wider world with strong academic and social skills, intense personal interests, a love for the arts, and a commitment to building inclusive and peaceful communities.
We are dedicated to learning together in the rich tradition of Progressive education that is our founders' legacy.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Association of Delaware Valley Independent Schools (ADVIS)
Pennsylvania Association of Independent Schools (PAIS)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-6
Year Founded 1932

Student Body

Total Students 152 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
31%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Miquon School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Average Class Size 17 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Dec. 12 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $18,041
Tuition Notes Tuition is all-inclusive. Payment options include monthly instalments.
% on Financial Aid
45%
Average Financial Aid Grant $9,958
Acceptance Rate
58%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Andrea Myers

School Notes

  • We believe that:
  • Children learn by doing.
  • Helping children learn to think is as important as teaching any specific subject matter.
  • Learning occurs in ways unique to each child.
  • Children's curiosity and initiative are integral to their education.
  • Independence is a vital part of every child's development.
  • Working with others enhances children's growth in every domain.
  • Every person is a thinker, creator, and contributor.
  • The natural world is a place to learn.
  • Childhood should be fun, and children should find joy in learning.
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