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
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade White Clay Learning Center Student 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
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)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Toughkenamon
    Creative Play Day School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 104 students
    1 miles
    1027 Newark Rd
    Toughkenamon, PA 19374
  • Kennett Square
    St Patrick School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 182 students
    2.9 miles
    210 Meredith St
    Kennett Square, PA 19348
  • Hockessin
    Towle Institute
    Grades: 6-12 | 157 students
    3.2 miles
    Po Box 580
    Hockessin, DE 19707
  • West Grove
    Avon Grove Nazarene Academy
    Daycare / Preschool (Church of the Nazarene)
    Grades: PK-K | 127 students
    3.6 miles
    240 State Road
    West Grove, PA 19390
  • West Grove
    Grades: PK-8 | 283 students
    3.6 miles
    290 State Rd
    West Grove, PA 19390

School Reviews

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.
- Posted by Parent, 06/20/12

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.
Area Statistics
Rental Market Monitor
Recent Articles
The A to Z of Private Schools
October 04, 2015
This A-Z list is designed to make you aware of the many things involved in choosing the right school for your child.
Is Your Skill-set Still on Release 1.0?
September 20, 2015
It is easy to fall into the trap of not keeping your skill-set current. There's no time and no need anyway. We look at why you need to keep things current and offer some suggestions as to how to proceed.
5 Reasons You Might Be Looking At The Wrong Schools
September 07, 2015
Choosing the right school for your child is a major project. We look a five reasons why you might be looking at the wrong schools.
Request Information
I am a:      
Name of parent:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
Applying for financial aid?:
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Chester County, PA is $8,178 for elementary schools and $31,319 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Chester County, PA is 80% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).
Related School Videos

View more school videos