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Friends School Haverford

Carolyn Clingman
Map851 Buck Ln.
Haverford, PA 19041
610-642-2334
    Categories:
  • Independent School

Description:

Guided by Quaker principles since its founding in 1885, Friends School Haverford provides an intellectually rich program to an intentionally diverse school family. We promote academic scholarship, creativity, respect, integrity, and self-awareness, with a commitment to creating a culture of stewardship and kindness. Friends School Haverford graduates are uniquely prepared to go forth with boldness of intellect and character.

Points of Pride: An intentially diverse community; a distinctive commitment to provide abundant attention to each learner through a workshop model of instruction; a social curriculum that helps children express their feelings, develop empathy, and act with kindness; outdoor space as an extension of the classroom and integrated into the curriculum; class gardens; campus micro-farm.

Additional Information:

Select State: PA
County: Delaware
Grades of School: NS-8
Gender: Coed
Enrollment: 120
Religious affiliation: Quaker
Students per teacher: 10
Tuition: $6,300-$22,500
Financial aid offered?: yes
Technology programs, what grade offered?: Typing, coding, programming; 1:1 Macbooks provided in Middle School
World languages taught and year in which instruction begins: Spanish- grade 1
Extracurricular Activities: Academic/literary clubs
Instrumental music
Instrumental/Choral Music
Robotics/technology
Sports
Visual arts
Vocal music
School climate (what are you known for?): Campus features
Community service
Student leadership
Unique curriculum
Warm community
Some special needs accommodated>: yes
Summer program?: yes
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