Plymouth Meeting Friends School

     Tel: (610)828-2288
Grades: NS - 6 | 100 students
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 100 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 30%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade Plymouth Meeting Friends School Students 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 Kennedy Kenrick Catholic High School (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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  • ConshohockenFlanagan S Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool
    1707 Butler Pike
    ConshohockenPA19428
    (610)828-0595
    Daycare / Preschool
    0.8 mi | 15 students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • Lafayette HillSt Philip Nerl School
      (Roman Catholic)
    3015 Chestnut St
    Lafayette HillPA19444
    (610)828-3082
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.5 mi | 437 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • Lafayette HillCongregation Or Ami Nur & Kdg
    Daycare / Preschool  (Jewish)
    708 Ridge Pike
    Lafayette HillPA19444
    (610)828-1086
    Daycare / Preschool  (Jewish)
    2.1 mi | 14 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • ConshohockenConshohocken Catholic School (pk-8)
      (Roman Catholic)
    205 Fayette St
    ConshohockenPA19428
    (610)828-2007
      (Roman Catholic)
    2.1 mi | 131 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • Plymouth MeetingEpiphany Of Our Lord School
      (Roman Catholic)
    3040 Walton Rd
    Plymouth MeetingPA19462
    (610)825-0160
      (Roman Catholic)
    2.1 mi | 165 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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