The Quaker School At Horsham
- 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 Type||Special Education School|
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Friends Council on Education (FCE)|
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Pennsylvania Association of Independent Schools (PAIS)
|Grades Offered||Grades Kindergarten-9|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Learning Programs Supported||Dyxlexia, ADHD, Auditory Processing Disorder, Sensory Integration, NLD, Aspergers|
|Summer School Offered||Yes|
|Summer Program Details||Link to Summer Program Details|
|Total Students||66 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 23%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||21 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||3:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||5 students|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Tuition Notes||Kindergarten $28,655 / Grades 1-8 $31,150 / 9th Grade TAP $34,625 / Need-based Financial Aid available|
National avg.: 85%
|Total Sports Offered||2 sports|
|Sports||Cross Country, SoftballCross Country, Softball,|
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||1 extracurricular|
- 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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- School Location Miles Grades Students
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452 S Roberts Road
Bryn Mawr, PA 19010
(610)525-5400 16.7 7-12
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1196 East Washington Lane
Philadelphia, PA 19138
(215)866-0200 9.4 NS-12
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2900 Southampton Rd
Philadelphia, PA 19154
(215)671-5144 9.5 10-12
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1030 Second Street Pike
Southampton, PA 18966
(215)355-6500 4.7 3-9
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