White Clay Learning Center

     Tel: (610)274-8031
        
   
Grades: K - 10 | 49 students
White Clay Learning Center offers an academically challenging and meaningful education.
We achieve this by utilizing a custom-created, socially and environmentally responsible curriculum, which we call unit-themes.
We believe that it is an essential tool in creating excitement, excellence and love in many degrees, in the learning environment of our school.
We integrate this meaningful curriculum with our children's experiences.
White Clay Learning Center is an independent, Quaker private school located in West Grove, Pa, serving students in Kindergarten through eighth grade (K-8).
Our small class size approach to education reflects a philosophy that combines the best of home schooling and a classroom approach to education.
It is our mission at White Clay Learning Center to teach each child as a unique individual and create a learning program, which will meet their needs and allow them to thrive in their intellectual, emotional and social development, nourish each student’s spiritual growth by reflecting on our abilities and celebrating our differences, empower our children to help make a difference in our community today and throughout their lives.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 10
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1993

Student Body

Total Students 49 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 25%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade White Clay Learning Center Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 5 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $9,000
Tuition Notes varies with program and age
Acceptance Rate 90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Andrea Shoap
Admissions Associate whiteclay1990@verizon.net

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Towle Institute (3.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Creative Play Day School (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Creative Play Day School (1 miles away)
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1 year ago
This school has served all three of my children during their elemntarty and middle school education. It has a dedicated and fambulous staff who have always beeen expert in meeting individual needs and challenging all students. I highly rcommend this school to any family who seeks an inclusive, personal and challenging education for their child.
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