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Archmere Academy

Michael Marinelli, Ed.D., Headmaster

  • Independent School

Essential Information

3600 Philadelphia Pike
Claymont, DE 19703


Archmere Academy is an independent, Catholic college preparatory school, grades 9-12, located on the Pennsylvania-Delaware border. Founded in the Norbertine tradition, the Archmere education focuses on the whole person, developing students into empathetic leaders. In 2013-14 378 AP exams were taken; average score in 21 subjects: 4.01.

Additional Information

Website: http://www.archmereacademy.com

Select State: DE

County: New Castle

Grades of School: 9-12

Gender: Coed

Enrollment: 510

Religious affiliation: Roman Catholic

Students per teacher: 16

Tuition: $26,000

Financial aid offered?: yes

Technology programs, what grade offered?: 1:1 MacBooks, computer labs

College prep: # of AP/Honors/IB courses offered: 21

Cum. SAT scores (math / reading / writing): 607/616/623*

World languages taught and year in which instruction begins: Chinese-9; French-9; German-9; Spanish-9

Extracurriculars offered:
Instrumental music
Visual arts
Vocal music

Some special needs accommodated>: yes

Summer program?: no

updated_2015: yes

HS Short Description: Independent Catholic college prep school on the PA-DE border. Founded in the Norbertine tradition. Focuses on the whole person, developing students into empathetic leaders.