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Germantown Friends School

Dana Weeks, Head of School

  • Independent School

Essential Information

31 W. Coulter St.
Phila., PA 19144


A Quaker co-ed day school for grades K-12 located in historic Germantown. Our accomplished faculty leads our mission to seek truth, challenge the intellect, honor differences, embrace the city, and nurture each student's mind, body and spirit.

Additional Information: Open Houses: October 25, 1 p.m.; November 11,
8:15 a.m.; April 10, 2015, 8:15 a.m.

Additional Information

Website: http://www.germantownfriends.org

Select State: PA

County: Philadelphia

Grades of School:

Gender: Coed

Enrollment: 864

Religious affiliation: Quaker

Students per teacher: 8

Tuition: $22,175 for Kindergarten $24,700 1st-3rd grade; 26,700 for 4th-5th grade; 29,925 for 6th-8th grade; $33,150 for 9-12th grade

Financial aid offered?: yes

Technology programs, what grade offered?: All grades

College prep: # of AP/Honors/IB courses offered: No AP just honors

Cum. SAT scores (math / reading / writing): 600-690/620-740/610-730*

World languages taught and year in which instruction begins: French-7; Greek-9; Latin-7; Spanish-7

Extracurriculars offered:
Academic/literary clubs
Community service
Instrumental music
Visual arts
Vocal music

School climate (what are you known for?):
Academic rigor
Athletic prowess
Campus features
Community service
Student leadership
Technological focus
Unique curriculum
Warm community

Additional Information: Open Houses: October 1, 1:00 p.m.; November 11, 8:15 a.m.

HS Short Description: Quaker co-ed day school. Accomplished faculty lead the mission to seek truth, challenge intellects, honor differences, embrace the city & nurture each student's mind, body & spirit.

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Some special needs accommodated>: no

Summer program?: yes