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Archmere Academy

Michael Marinelli, Ed.D., Headmaster
Map3600 Philadelphia Pike
Claymont, DE 19703
  • Independent School


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.

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.

Open House Dates

Sun., Oct. 29

Additional Information:

Select State: DE
County: New Castle
Grades of School: 9-12
Gender: Coed
Enrollment: 506
Religious affiliation: Roman Catholic
Students per teacher: 9:1
Tuition: $26,725
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*
Standardized test scores: High proficiency
World languages taught and year in which instruction begins: Chinese-9; French-9; German-9; Spanish-9
Extracurricular Activities: Instrumental music
Visual arts
Vocal music
Some special needs accommodated>: yes
Summer program?: no
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