Malvern Preparatory School

418 S. Warren Avenue
Malvern, PA 19355-0193
Tel: (484)595-1100
Grades: 6-12 | 646 students
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Malvern Preparatory School is an independent, Catholic, college preparatory school for boys in grades 6-12.
Based in Malvern, Pa., the school provides instruction in a wide range of subjects, including theology, social studies, English, health education, music and arts, computer science, physical education, and mathematics.
It also provides various resources through vocational and career counseling, college placement, testing and referral services, and personal and group counseling.
Malvern Preparatory School enrolls more than 600 students in several courses of study. The school provides various services and facilities for students, including tuition, scholarships, and financial assistance, christian service trips, a library, campus store, and athletic events.
Its range of activities and programs include student council, student involvement program, and National Honor Society. The school employs more than 100 classroom teachers.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Year Founded 1842

Student Body

Total Students 646 students
Student Body Type All-boys
Students by Grade Malvern Preparatory School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 125 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 14 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

School Notes:

  • An Augustinian School,Catholic and Independent,Living the Augustinian spirit ofVeritas, Unitas and Caritas.
  • Veritas - Truth
  • Malvern is dedicated to the pursuit of Truth through academic excellence and the growth of each of its students, so that he is prepared fully for college and for a life of integrity and courageous leadership.
  • Unitas - Unity
  • Seeking oneness of mind and heart in the journey toward God, Malvern strives to build a diverse community in which a caring faculty works with parents and students to instill in everyone a personal responsibility for the common good.
  • Caritas - Love
  • Inspired by Christ, the Malvern Tradition invites each individual to grow and give in a family distinguished by respect, challenge, service and exceptional love.

Profile last updated: 10/08/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is The Beneto Center (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Patrick School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Willistown Country Day Montessori (0.8 miles away)
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  • Malvern
     St. Patrick School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-9 | 348 students
    0.7 miles
    115 Channing Ave
    Malvern, PA 19355
  • Malvern
    Grades: PK-6 | 100 students
    0.8 miles
    365 Paoli Pike/1133Paoli Pike
    Malvern, PA 19355
  • Malvern
    Malvern KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK
    1.1 miles
    340 Central Ave.
    Malvern, PA 19355
  • Malvern
    The Beneto Center
    Special Education School
    Grades: 4-12 | 100 students
    1.1 miles
    655 Sugartown Rd
    Malvern, PA 19355
  • Malvern
    Villa Maria Academy High School
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 426 students
    1.2 miles
    370 Central Ave
    Malvern, PA 19355

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