The Quaker School At Horsham

250 Meetinghouse Road
Horsham, PA 19044-0190
Tel: (215)674-2875
Grades: K-9 | 66 students
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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

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

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.
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