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Media-Providence Friends School

Earl Sissell, Head of School
Map125 W. 3rd St.
Media, PA 19063
  • Independent School


A 136-year-old Quaker school with comprehensive arts enrichment, an on-campus solar array, an organic CSA curriculum and integrated service-learning that prepares students for active citizenship in the world.

Open House Dates

Fri., Oct. 21, 2016 Fri., Nov. 11, 2016 Fri., Feb. 10, 2017

Additional Information:

Select State: PA
County: Delaware
Grades of School: *PreK
Gender: Coed
Enrollment: 140
Religious affiliation: Quaker
Students per teacher: 8:1
Tuition: $9,250-$20,000
Financial aid offered?: yes
Technology programs, what grade offered?: computers, SmartBoards, electronic media and utilities, videography
Standardized test scores: High proficiency
World languages taught and year in which instruction begins: Spanish-PreK
Extracurricular Activities: Academic/literary clubs
Instrumental music
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>: no
Summer program?: yes
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