Frankford Friends School

1500 Orthodox St,
Philadelphia, PA, 19124-0191
     Tel: (215)533-5368
Grades: NS - 8 | 147 students
Frankford Friends School, under the care of the Frankford Monthly meeting of the Religious Society of Friends, is the lineal descendant of the first school in Frankford, and has been in its present location since 1833.
During all these years the school has continued to subscribe to the same fundamental goals set down by those first thoughtful educators: a form of education which would develop in their children an attitude of courageous independence, a readiness for responsibility, and a spiritual basis for life.
Frankford Friends School is committed to the development of the whole child in an atmosphere which allows each child to develop a sense of self-worth.
Through a challenging academic program we strive to develop a thorough understanding of basic concepts, clear and logical thinking, and the ability to communicate ideas.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Friends Council on Education (FCE)
Religious Affiliation Friends
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 8
Year Founded 1883

Student Body

Total Students 147 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 50%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade Frankford Friends School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Christ Independent Baptist Academy (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Christ Independent Baptist Academy (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Holy Innocents Area Catholic Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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