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William Penn Charter School

  • Independent School

Essential Information

Contact NameDarryl Ford, Head of School
Address 3000 W. School House Lane
Phila., PA 19144
Website URL www.penncharter.com

A co-ed Friends school that grounds vigorous academics, arts and athletics in Quaker values. 44-acre campus, math & writing centers and state-of-the-art performing arts center. K through grade 12.

Additional Information

Website: http://www.penncharter.com

Select State: PA

County: Philadelphia

Grades of School:

Gender: Coed

Enrollment: 964

Religious affiliation: Quaker

Students per teacher: 7:1

Tuition: $23,800-$33,400

Financial aid offered?: yes

Technology programs, what grade offered?: 1:1 Chromebooks grades 4-5, 1:1 MacBooks grades 6-12

College prep: # of AP/Honors/IB courses offered: 13

Cum. SAT scores (math / reading / writing): 630/640/640*

World languages taught and year in which instruction begins: Chinese-6; French-6; Latin-6; Spanish-K

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

School climate (what are you known for?):
Academic rigor
Athletic prowess
Unique curriculum
Warm community

Some special needs accommodated>: yes

Summer program?: yes

updated_2015: yes

HS Short Description: A coed school that grounds vigorous academics, arts & athletics in Quaker values. Math & writing centers; state-of-the-art performing arts center. Teams in 17 sports.