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Shipley School, The

Dr. Steven Piltch, Head of School

Categories
  • Independent School

Essential Information

814 Yarrow St.
Bryn Mawr, PA 19010

610-525-4300

Rigorous academics and strong faculty student relationships. Teaches readiness so students are prepared to face challenges of any scale.

Additional Information

Website: http://www.shipleyschool.org

Select State: PA

County: Montgomery

Grades of School:
6-8
9-12
K-5
PreK-K

Gender: Coed

Enrollment: 841 (379 Upper)

Students per teacher: 7:1

Tuition: $20,750-$23,850 (PreK-K); $26,850-$31,950 (Grades 1-8); $35,050 (Upper)

Financial aid offered?: yes

Technology programs, what grade offered?: 1:1 laptops, Integrated STEAM curriculum, PreK

College prep: # of AP/Honors/IB courses offered: No AP but school-developed accelerated classes, 45 Honors courses

Cum. SAT scores (math / reading / writing): 617/628/632

Standardized test scores: High proficiency

World languages taught and year in which instruction begins: Spanish, PreK; Latin, 7; French, Mandarin, 7

Extracurriculars offered:
Academic/literary clubs
Community service
Instrumental music
Robotics/technology
Sports
Visual arts
Vocal music
Yearbook/magazine/newspaper

School climate (what are you known for?):
Academic rigor
Athletic prowess

Some special needs accommodated>: yes

Summer program?: yes

updated_2015: yes

HS Short Description: Private coed college prep school teaches readiness to face challenges. Strong humanities & sciences curriculum and faculty-student relationships. 12 boys, 14 girls varsity teams.

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