George Fox Friends School

Tel: (610)593-7122
  • Our mission is to provide affordable, high quality care and education for children from 8 weeks old through kindergarten.
  • We are rooted in the Quaker experience which values nurturing each child as an individual and encouraging a lifelong love of learning.

School Overview

School TypeEarly Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Friends Council on Education (FCE)
Religious AffiliationFriends
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-Kindergarten
Year Founded1995

Student Body

Total Students42 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
9%
State avg.: 22%
Students by GradeGeorge Fox Friends School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size9 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$6,600
Tuition NotesKindergarten is $6,600.00 per year. Pre-K Tuition varies from 320.00 to 440.00 per month. Childcare varies from $280.00 to $880.00 per month. Weekly payment options are available.
% on Financial Aid
9%
Average Financial Aid Grant$500
Acceptance Rate
100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorJanet Eaby

School Notes

  • 6:30 am to 6:00 pm, Monday through Friday.
  • Ages 8 weeks through kindergarten.
  • Full and half-day Childcare and Kindergarten.
  • 2, 3, 4 and 5 day programs on a 10 acre campus.
  • Kindergarten - age 5 by December 1
  • Kindergarten bussing available.
  • Before and After school care for children living in Octorara School District.
  • We are a member of Keystone STARS
  • We are licensed by Department of Public Welfare
  • We accept CCIS subsidy

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