Fast Facts

Student Body
  • Lower School (Primer through Grade 5): 229
  • Middle School (Grades 6-8): 150
  • Upper School (Grades 9-12): 292
  • Total Enrollment: 671
  • Girls: 329
  • Boys: 342
  • 7% Children of faculty and staff
  • Students come from 59 different ZIP codes
Academics
  • 8:1 Student-to-faculty ratio
  • Foreign Languages (Spanish begins in Primer): Spanish, Latin, French, Chinese
  • AP Classes: 14
  • AP Summary for 2018-19 School Year: 129 students took 271 exams. 18 students qualified for AP Scholars, 16 students qualified for AP Scholars with Honors, 10 students qualified for AP Scholars with Distinction.
  • 32 National Merit Finalists or Scholars since 2010
Middle Fifty Percent SAT Scores for the Class of 2019
  • Reading: 640-715
  • Math: 615-745
Faculty
  • 92 full time and 7 part-time faculty members
  • 69% of faculty hold advanced degrees
  • 6 faculty/staff members are alumni
Finances
  • Tuition: $20,830- $30,740
  • $3.3 million granted in need-based tuition assistance
  • 32% of families receive assistance
Accreditation and Memberships
  • National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
  • Pennsylvania Association of Independent Schools (PAIS)
  • Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools (MSACS)
  • Association of Delaware Valley Independent Schools (ADVIS)

Merle Smith Campus

Downtown Campus