Plymouth Meeting Friends School

Tel: (610)828-2288
Grades: NS-6 | 137 students
previous
next
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
35%
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
43%
Average Class Size 16 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $20,750
% on Financial Aid
54%
Average Financial Aid Grant $6,000
Acceptance Rate
85%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Lael Rasch

Sports

Total Sports Offered 2 sports
Sports Basketball, SoccerBasketballSoccer,
Show me:
People Also ViewedPeople Also Viewed Nearby SchoolsNearby Schools
People that viewed Plymouth Meeting Friends School also viewed these schools: Germantown Academy, Gwynedd Mercy Academy High School, Penn Christian Academy, Miquon School and Mother Divine Providence School.
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fort Washington
    Grades: PK-12 | 1109 students
    4.4 miles
    340 Morris Rd
    Fort Washington, PA 19034
    (267)405-7070
    4.4PK-12
    1109
  • Gwynedd Valley
    Gwynedd Mercy Academy High School
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 382 students
    5.3 miles
    PO Box 902 1345 Sumneytown
    Gwynedd Valley, PA 19437
    (215)646-8815
    5.39-12
    382
  • Norristown
    Grades: NS-8 | 237 students
    3.6 miles
    50 West Germantown Pike
    Norristown, PA 19401
    (610)279-6628
    3.6NS-8
    237
  • Conshohocken
    Grades: PK-6 | 152 students
    2.5 miles
    2025 Harts Lane
    Conshohocken, PA 19428
    (610)828-1231
    2.5PK-6
    152
  • King Of Prussia
    Grades: PK-8 | 276 students
    5.7 miles
    405 Allendale Rd
    King Of Prussia, PA 19406
    (610)265-2323
    5.7PK-8
    276

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.
Area Statistics
Home Gallery
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Middle name:
Student Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:
Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Montgomery County, PA is $12,530 for elementary schools and $23,697 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Montgomery County, PA is 82% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).