The Shipley School

814 Yarrow Street,
Bryn Mawr, PA, 19010-0190
Tel: (610)525-4300
Grades: PK - 12 | 840 students
Shipley is a coeducational PreK-12 college preparatory day school in the western suburbs of Philadelphia.
It is committed to educational excellence and dedicated to developing in each student a love of learning and a compassionate participation in the world.
Through a strong college preparatory curriculum in the humanities and the sciences, the School encourages curiosity, creativity, and respect for intellectual effort.
Shipley upholds and promotes moral integrity, a sense of personal achievement and worth and concern for others at School and in the larger community.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Pennsylvania Association of Independent Schools (PAIS)
Association of Delaware Valley Independent Schools
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1894

Student Body

Total Students 840 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 20%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade The Shipley School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 125 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 72%

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 15 / Jan. 1 / rolling
Tuition Notes See the School Website
% on Financial Aid 27%
Admissions Director Amy Clemons

Sports

Total Sports Offered 14 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Crew, Cross Country, Diving, Field Hockey, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Squash, Swimming, Tennis, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CrewCross Country,
DivingField Hockey,
GolfLacrosse,
SoccerSoftball,
SquashSwimming,
TennisVolleyball,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Baldwin School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is KinderCare at Harcum College (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Baldwin School (0.2 miles away)
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  • Bryn Mawr KinderCare at Harcum College
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    750 Montgomery Avenue
    Bryn Mawr , PA , 19010
    (610)526-9244
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.1  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Bryn Mawr
    The Baldwin School
    All-girls 
    701 Montgomery Avenue
    Bryn Mawr , PA , 19010
    (610)525-2700
    All-girls 
    0.2  mi  |  560  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Bryn Mawr
    KinderCare Learning Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    701 Montgomery Avenue
    Bryn Mawr , PA , 19010
    (610)525-3893
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.2  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Bryn Mawr
    Phebe Anna Thorne Kindergarten
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    101 N Merion Ave
    Bryn Mawr , PA , 19010
    (610)645-0204
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.2  mi  |  23  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Bryn Mawr
    Phebe Anna Thorne School
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1029 Wyndon Avenue
    Bryn Mawr , PA , 19010
    (610)526-7913
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.3  mi  |  43  students  |  Gr.  NS-K

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