Garretts Way

395 Bishop Hollow Rd,
Newtown Square, PA, 19073-0190
     Tel: (610)353-7690
Grades: K | 12 students
Garrett-Williamson Foundation provides quality educational and recreational programs for the benefit of financially challenged children, and to keep the property in a farm like environment to fulfill the wishes set forth in the will of Elizabeth W.
Garrett.
We believe that each child has the right to develop to his or her fullest potential, not only intellectually, but socially, emotionally and physically as well.
At Garrett's Way we strive to create an atmosphere that allows the total child to develop.
Our theory is that in order for a child to learn, he or she must be progressively challenged.
We design our activities with this in mind, starting with simple challenges and than moving to those that are more complex.
Our activities are geared toward the individual needs, abilities and interests of each child so as to promote a positive outlook on the learning process.
It is important that the parents and the Center form a team to aid in the development of each child in our care.
An open-door policy which encourages parents to participate in their child's daily activities and development will build the partnership with parents and staff.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association for the Education of Young Children
Other special emphasis association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 12 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Garretts Way Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 1 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is TALK Institute and School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is TALK Institute and School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Talk Institute & School (0.5 miles away)
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  • Newtown SquareTALK Institute and School
    Special Education School
    395 Bishop Hollow Road
    Newtown SquarePA19073
    (610)356-5566
    Special Education School
    0.4 mi | n/a students | Gr. K-12                      
  • Newtown SquareTalk Institute & School
    Special Education School
    395 Bishop Hollow Rd H
    Newtown SquarePA19073
    (610)356-5566
    Special Education School
    0.5 mi | n/a students | Gr. PK                      
  • Newtown SquareSprington Lake Montessori School
    Montessori School
    4102 West Chester Pike
    Newtown SquarePA19073
    (610)356-5610
    Montessori School
    0.6 mi | 10 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • Newtown SquareStratford Friends School
    Special Education School  (Friends)
    2 Bishop Hollow Rd
    Newtown SquarePA19073
    (610)355-9580
    Special Education School  (Friends)
    1.1 mi | 6 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • Newtown SquareChesterbrook Academy
    Daycare / Preschool
    906 Media Line Rd
    Newtown SquarePA19073
    (610)353-7583
    Daycare / Preschool
    1.1 mi | 18 students | Gr. K                      

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