Stratford Friends School

2 Bishop Hollow Road,
Newtown Square, PA, 19073-0190
Tel: (610)355-9580
Stratford Friends School educates elementary and middle school students with language-based and similar learning differences through a structured, multisensory program that celebrates students' strengths, builds self-esteem, and develops self-advocacy.
Guided by Quaker principles, the school provides individualized attention and instruction in an intimate, caring environment.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Friends Council on Education (FCE)
Institute for Independent Education
Religious Affiliation Friends
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1976

Student Body

Total Students 74 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 33%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 90%
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $31,400
% on Financial Aid 50%
Average Financial Aid Grant $7,000
Admissions Director Gretchen Vare

School Notes:

  • At Stratford Friends School, we believe in:
  • Finding that of God in everyone
  • Our Quaker values (simplicity, peace and harmony, integrity, community, equality)
  • Providing students with the skills to be successful learners
  • Educating the whole child
  • Respect for individuals and their learning styles
  • Teaching students to advocate for themselves
  • Providing children with a voice in our community
  • Supporting children's creativity Keeping up with current education research
  • Fostering a love for learning
  • Never giving up!

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is TALK Institute and School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Springton Lake Montessori School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Episcopal Academy (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Newtown Square Springton Lake Montessori School
    Montessori School
    4102 W Chester Pike
    Newtown Square , PA , 19073
    (610)356-5610
    Montessori School
    0.9  mi  |  73  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Newtown Square
    Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award St. Anastasia Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    3309 W Chester Pike
    Newtown Square , PA , 19073
    (610)356-6225
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.9  mi  |  634  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Newtown Square
    Garretts Way    
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    395 Bishop Hollow Rd
    Newtown Square , PA , 19073
    (610)353-7690
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.1  mi  |  52  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Newtown Square
    TALK Institute and School
    Special Education School
    395 Bishop Hollow Road
    Newtown Square , PA , 19073
    (610).35-6.5566
    Special Education School
    1.1  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  K-12
  • Newtown Square
    The Episcopal Academy
    (Episcopal)
    1785 Bishop White Drive
    Newtown Square , PA , 19073
    (484)424-1400
    (Episcopal)
    1.1  mi  |  1223  students  |  Gr.  PK-12

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