Schoolhouse In Flourtown

  • The Schoolhouse in Flourtown is a Pennsylvania state licensed private nursery school and kindergarten that offers childcare before and after school hours.
  • The building is a century old landmark in Flourtown, PA, where George Washington and American soldiers stopped to mill flour during the march to Valley Forge in December 1777.
  • Schoolhouse owner and director Christine. Dewees taught elementary grades in the Springfield Township, Montgomery County, PA school district for 30 years where she was a founder of the Springfield Township Alternative Elementary School.
  • When the Township closed Flourtown Elementary School, Chris purchased the building and created The Schoolhouse in Flourtown Nursery School & Kindergarten.
  • Children three-years old to Kindergarten age have enjoyed learning experiences at The Schoolhouse for over 25 years.
  • For more information about The Schoolhouse, click the links to the left.
  • The Schoolhouse in Flourtown does not discriminate in employment or enrollment with regard to race, sex. color, national origin, ancestry, religion, disability and/or age.

School Overview

School TypeEarly Childhood / Day Care
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students81 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
8%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Schoolhouse In Flourtown Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio41:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Flourtown
     St Genevieve School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: NS-8 | 253 students
    0.2 miles
    1237 Bethlehem Pike
    Flourtown, PA 19031
    (215) 836-5644
    0.2 NS-8
    253
  • Flourtown
     Mount St Joseph Academy
    Mount St Joseph Academy Photo - Graduates of Mount St. Joseph Academy, an all-girls private Catholic high school in Flourtown, PA, carry with them the lessons imparted by the Sisters of St. Joseph--they seek to help the dear neighbor, and are ready for any good work.
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 504 students
    0.4 miles
    120 W Wissahickon Avenue
    Flourtown, PA 19031
    (215) 233-3177
    0.4 9-12
    504
  • Glenside
    Grades: K-10 | 188 students
    0.7 miles
    1001 Paper Mill Road
    Glenside, PA 19038
    (215) 836-5677
    0.7 K-10
    188
  • Glenside
    Evan Thomas Institute
    Alternative School
    Grades: 1-4 | 9 students
    0.9 miles
    8801 Stenton Avenue
    Glenside, PA 19038
    (215) 233-2050
    0.9 1-4
    9
  • Glenside
    Grades: PK-12 | 252 students
    0.9 miles
    35 Hillcrest Avenue
    Glenside, PA 19038
    (215) 233-0782
    0.9 PK-12
    252

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