The Quaker School At Horsham

250 Meetinghouse Road
Horsham, PA 19044-0190
     Tel: (215)674-2875
        
   
Grades: K - 9 | 66 students
The mission of The Quaker School at Horsham is to provide specialized programs for bright students with diverse learning styles within a small caring community that embodies the Quaker values of integrity, equality, peace, and simplicity.
Our goal is to nurture, honor, and celebrate the unique strengths and inherent goodness of each individual.
Within this framework, we create opportunities for personal and meaningful growth for each student every day.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Religious Affiliation Friends
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 9
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Dyxlexia, ADHD, Auditory Processing Disorder, Sensory Integration, NLD, Aspergers
Year Founded 1982

Student Body

Total Students 66 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 30%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade The Quaker School At Horsham Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 3:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 65%
Average Class Size 5 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Kindergarten $28,655 / Grades 1-8 $31,150 / 9th Grade TAP $34,625 / Need-based Financial Aid available
Acceptance Rate 95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Jennifer Keller

Sports

Total Sports Offered 2 sports
Sports Cross Country, SoftballCross CountrySoftball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. School Play School Play,

School Notes:

The curriculum is carefully designed to address the language-based learning differences of our students. The latest findings on learning and brain research guide on-going curriculum development.  Teachers are professionally trained in structured educational programs for explicit instruction in reading, spelling, writing and math. Our small classes are critical for developing trusting relationships that allow students and teachers to know one another. Children who have struggled or experienced frustration in traditional schools come with a pressing need for a safe learning setting where they can begin to believe in themselves anew and face the challenges of learning without fear of judgment or failure. To strengthen children's skills in listening, thinking, speaking, and participating, our teachers give careful attention and guidance, patient listening, time to process, and abundant opportunities for practice. Our average classroom ratio of four students to one teacher fosters relationships and supports our children's learning.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Archbishop Wood High School (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Horsham Montessori Children House (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Horsham Montessori Children House (0.4 miles away)
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  • HorshamHorsham Montessori Children House
    Montessori School
    220 Upland Ave
    HorshamPA 19044
    (215)957-1571
    Montessori School
    0.4 mi | 107 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • HatboroSt. John Bosco School
      (Roman Catholic)
    215 E County Line Rd
    HatboroPA 19040
    (215)675-1484
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.9 mi | 165 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • HatboroPlay & Learn
    Daycare / Preschool
    42 N York Rd
    HatboroPA 19040
    (215)443-8025
    Daycare / Preschool
    1.3 mi | 41 students | Gr. K                      
  • HatboroMilagre Kids School
    Special Education School
    20 Rorer Ave
    HatboroPA 19040
    (267)934-3953
    Special Education School
    1.5 mi | 5 students | Gr. 2-8                      
  • HorshamSt. Catherine Of Siena School
      (Roman Catholic)
    317 Witmer Road
    HorshamPA 19044
    (215)674-1904
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.5 mi | 234 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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