Plymouth Meeting Friends School

Tel: (610)828-2288
Grades: NS-6 | 137 students
Plymouth Meeting Friends School, founded in 1780, is located Northwest of Philadelphia.
Serving students from Pre-Kindergarten through Sixth Grade, our educational philosophy is based on the Quaker belief that there is that of God in everyone.
Plymouth Meeting Friends School provides an education based on the Quaker belief that there is that of God in everyone.
Through its nurturing environment, the school offers an intellectually challenging and creative academic program to a diverse student body.
Supported by adults who model respect and understanding, students reach toward individual strengths as responsible members of a community of learners.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Friends Council on Education (FCE)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Pennsylvania Association of Independent Schools (PAIS)
Association of Delaware Valley Independent Schools
Religious Affiliation Friends
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-6
Year Founded 1780

Student Body

Total Students 137 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Plymouth Meeting Friends School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 16 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $20,750
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $6,000
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Lael Rasch


Total Sports Offered 2 sports
Sports Basketball, SoccerBasketballSoccer,
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