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Education Guide

Perkiomen School

Mark A. Devey, Headmaster
Map200 Seminary St.
Pennsburg, PA 18073
215-679-9511
    Categories:
  • Independent School

Description:

WHAT MAKES PERKIOMEN STAND APART?

It’s the way we engage, support, and embrace the educational experience of each student, as well as the way we emphasize creative thinking in preparing students with a toolkit of applicable skills in an ever-changing world.

Since 1875, Perkiomen School in Pennsburg, PA has been empowering its students to risk becoming their best. Perkiomen’s college preparatory curriculum, which includes competitive athletic teams, a broad arts department, 140+ classes including 30 AP® courses, and project-based learning, provides individualized experiences.

Perkiomen’s industry-leading Entrepreneur Institute is additional track for students interested in application through real-life practice. The state-of-the-art space includes multiple 3-D printers, a Mac lab, and classrooms for use in design, marketing, coding, engineering, and 10 cross-listed courses.

Exemplary faculty who live on campus, a global community that includes domestic and international students, and a culture of encouragement allows students to thrive while taking risks in learning.

Perkiomen is just 45 minutes from Philadelphia. Visit www.perkiomen.org, or call (215) 679-9511 to set up a visit and explore Perkiomen!

Perkiomen Open House Dates: October 9, 2017 | January 15, 2018 | upon request
Register now at www.perkiomen.org/open-house

High School Specifics

Rigorous college prep, inclusive and competitive athletic teams, student leadership, state-of-the-art Innovation Center and Entrepreneur Institute, global community

HS Short Description

Coed college prep school with small classes; 140+ classes and 30 AP courses; Entrepreneur Institute and optional curricular track; Learning Center; diverse community; 42 athletic teams across 20 sports; dedicated college counseling staff.

Open House Dates

Perkiomen Open House Dates: October 9, 2017; January 15, 2018

Additional Information:

Select State: PA
County: Montgomery
Grades of School: 6-8
9-12
Boarding school?: yes
Gender: Coed
Enrollment: 332 (269 Upper, 63 Middle)
Religious affiliation: Nonsectarian
Students per teacher: 12
Tuition: $31,000 (MS Day), $33,000 (HS Day), $58,200 (Boarding)
Financial aid offered?: yes
Technology programs, what grade offered?: 1:1 iPad program for all grades, Innovation Center
College prep: # of AP/Honors/IB courses offered: 30 AP, 11 honors
World languages taught and year in which instruction begins: Chinese-7; German-8; Latin-6; Spanish-8
Extracurricular Activities: Academic/literary clubs
Community service
Instrumental music
Robotics/technology
Sports
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
Some special needs accommodated>: yes
Summer program?: yes
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