Phebe Anna Thorne School

     Tel: (610)526-7913
        
   
Grades: NS - K | 28 students
The Thorne preschool at Bryn Mawr College is a play-based program where children grow and learn through active exploration, problem solving, and socialization.
Experienced teachers and interested undergraduates facilitate the children's classroom experiences.
The Thorne kindergarten (located on the campus of Haverford College) balances children's choices of activities with developmentally appropriate, teacher-directed, instructional time.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - Kindergarten
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Language-based support for children with speech and language delays (not disorders)
Year Founded 1952

Student Body

Total Students 28 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 7%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Phebe Anna Thorne School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 15 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 15
Yearly Tuition Cost $7,650
Tuition Notes This is the tuition for five mornings of preschool. Five full days (until 3:30) would be $14,800. Kindergarten tuition is $12,400.
% on Financial Aid 5%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,500
Acceptance Rate 70%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Marilyn Henkelman/ preschool
Admissions Associate Shivanee Raj / kindergarten

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Shipley School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Shipley School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Shipley School (0.4 miles away)
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