Gwynedd Friends Preschool & Kindergarten

  • At Gwynedd Friends School, we watch lifelong friendships blossom as our students work hard at play.
  • Guided by the testimonies and values of Quakerism, our nature-based, learning-through-play curriculum has been carefully designed to meet each child where they are.
  • As teachers seek to nurture the Light in each child, they carefully observe their students` interests, helping to guide and facilitate learning.
  • Offering a wide range of interactive experiences allow young learners to discover the world with all of their senses whether they are reading, singing, crafting, building, baking, or just taking a nature walk.

School Overview

School TypeEarly Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Friends Council on Education (FCE)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Pennsylvania Association of Independent Schools (PAIS)
Religious AffiliationFriends
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-Kindergarten
Year Founded1943

Student Body

Total Students122 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade Gwynedd Friends Preschool & Kindergarten Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
26%
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

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