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The Agnes Irwin School

Wendy L. Hill, Ph.D., Head of School
MapIthan Ave. & Conestoga Rd.
Rosemont, PA 19010
610-525-8400
    Categories:
  • Independent School

Description:

The Agnes Irwin School empowers girls to learn, to lead, and to live a legacy. Agnes Irwin is an all girls, independent, private school located in the suburbs of Philadelphia that stresses leadership, wellness, teaching and learning in the 21st Century and global citizenship via its Center for the Advancement of Girls. At Agnes Irwin, we know girls. Each decision we make about our students' education rests in research on how girls learn and what is best for them.

HS Short Description

Main Line, all-girls college prep school stresses leadership, wellness, technology & citizenship; summer programs;14 varsity teams; service learning.

Open House Dates

October 23, 2018 at 6PM February 20, 2019 Lower School Only at 8:30AM March 23, 2019 at 8:30AM April 24, 2019 at 8:30AM TOURING TUESDAYS Drop in on selected Tuesdays at 8:30am, starting Sept. 27. No appointment necessary

Additional Information:

Select State: PA
County: Delaware
Grades of School: *PreK
9-12
K-8
Gender: Girls
Enrollment: 606 consisting of: 130 (PreK-4); 191 (5-8); 285 (9-12)
Religious affiliation: N/A
Students per teacher: 14 ratio: 6:1
Tuition: $19,500 - $38,200
Financial aid offered?: yes
Technology programs, what grade offered?: Robotics-K; engineering-5; computer science-9
College prep: # of AP/Honors/IB courses offered: Zero; Agnes Irwin eliminated APs in 2017
Cum. SAT scores (math / reading / writing): Middle 50%Range: Evidence Based Reading & Writing 610-710; Math 580-710
Standardized test scores: High proficiency
World languages taught and year in which instruction begins: Spanish-K, French-5; Latin-7; Greek-9; Mandarin-9
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
Community service
Student leadership
Technological focus
Warm community
Some special needs accommodated>: yes
Summer program?: yes
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