White Clay Learning Center

White Clay Learning Center offers an academically challenging and meaningful education.
We achieve this by utilizing a custom-created, socially and environmentally responsible curriculum, which we call unit-themes.
We believe that it is an essential tool in creating excitement, excellence and love in many degrees, in the learning environment of our school.
We integrate this meaningful curriculum with our children's experiences. White Clay Learning Center is an independent, Quaker private school located in West Grove, Pa, serving students in Kindergarten through eighth grade (K-8).
Our small class size approach to education reflects a philosophy that combines the best of home schooling and a classroom approach to education.
It is our mission at White Clay Learning Center to teach each child as a unique individual and create a learning program, which will meet their needs and allow them to thrive in their intellectual, emotional and social development, nourish each student’s spiritual growth by reflecting on our abilities and celebrating our differences, empower our children to help make a difference in our community today and throughout their lives.

School Overview

School TypeAlternative School
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1993
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students25 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
16%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade White Clay Learning Center Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size5 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$9,000
Tuition Notesvaries with program and age
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorAndrea Shoap
Admissions Associateinfo@whiteclayschool.org
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This school has served all three of my children during their elemntarty and middle school education. It has a dedicated and fambulous staff who have always beeen expert in meeting individual needs and challenging all students. I highly rcommend this school to any family who seeks an inclusive, personal and challenging education for their child.
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The average private school tuition in Pennsylvania is $8,014 for elementary schools and $16,141 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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