Plymouth Meeting Friends School

Tel: (610)828-2288
Grades: NS - 6 | 123 students
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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 123 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 30%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Plymouth Meeting Friends School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 43%
Average Class Size 17 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $18,815
% on Financial Aid 54%
Average Financial Aid Grant $6,000
Acceptance Rate 85%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Meredith Woods

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Mount St. Joseph Academy (3.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Philip Nerl School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Flanagan S Preschool (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Conshohocken
    Flanagan S Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK | 55 students
    0.8 miles
    1707 Butler Pike
    Conshohocken, PA 19428
    (610)828-0595
    0.8NS-PK
    55
  • Lafayette Hill
    St Philip Nerl School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 464 students
    1.5 miles
    3015 Chestnut St
    Lafayette Hill, PA 19444
    (610)828-3082
    1.5PK-8
    464
  • Lafayette Hill
    Congregation Or Ami Nur & Kdg
    Daycare / Preschool (Jewish)
    Grades: PK-K | 116 students
    2.1 miles
    708 Ridge Pike
    Lafayette Hill, PA 19444
    (610)828-1086
    2.1PK-K
    116
  • Conshohocken
    Grades: PK-8 | 239 students
    2.1 miles
    205 Fayette St
    Conshohocken, PA 19428
    (610)828-2007
    2.1PK-8
    239
  • Plymouth Meeting
    Grades: PK-8 | 192 students
    2.1 miles
    3040 Walton Rd
    Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462
    (610)825-0160
    2.1PK-8
    192

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