Goshen Friends School

Tel: (610)696-8869
Grades: PK-5 | 149 students
Goshen Friends School is a Quaker, PAIS (Pennsylvania Association of Independent Schools) accredited, coeducational, country day school for children, Preschool through grade five.
Our elementary school program includes language arts, history, social studies, mathematics, and science, as well as scheduled instruction in Spanish, music, art, physical education, and technology.
Elementary classrooms are capped at twelve students each.
Our academic Preschool program serves children age two years seven months and up.
A teacher and an aide staff each of our four Preschool classrooms that can accommodate up to fourteen children.
“Mommy and Me” is a playgroup for two year olds and their parent/caregiver, and meets Tuesdays and Thursdays throughout the academic year.
Preschoolers and elementary students who need a safe, supervised, enjoyable place to be outside of scheduled class time can participate in our extended day care program that runs from 8:00 AM through 5:30 PM.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Friends Council on Education (FCE)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Friends
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-5

Student Body

Total Students 149 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Goshen Friends School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admissions Director Nancy Shew

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is West Chester Christian School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Christ Memorial Lutheran School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Christ Memorial Lutheran School (1.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Malvern
    Christ Memorial Lutheran School
    Daycare / Preschool (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-KG | 126 students
    1.5 miles
    89 Line Rd
    Malvern, PA 19355
  • West Chester
    Grades: PK-12 | 147 students
    1.7 miles
    1237 Paoli Pike
    West Chester, PA 19380
  • West Chester
    Ss Peter And Paul School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 418 students
    1.7 miles
    1327 E Boot Rd
    West Chester, PA 19380
  • Malvern
    Grades: 6-12 | 110 students
    2 miles
    583 Sugartown Road
    Malvern, PA 19355
  • West Chester
    West Chester KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK | 41 students
    2 miles
    1154 West Chester Pike, Ste A
    West Chester, PA 19382

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