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K-12|Private
906 students
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School leader:  Dana Weeks
31 West Coulter Street
Philadelphia, PA 19144

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(215) 951-2345
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"Academic excellence, Quaker values, historic location in Philadelphia"

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    After
  • Dress policy
    None
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students...
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Arts (all), Environmental, Humanities, Mathematics...
  • Arts
    Computer animation, Graphics...
  • World languages
    Arabic, Chinese - Mandarin, French, German, Italian...
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27 reviews

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Recent Reviews


Overall:
Submitted by a parent · February 14, 2017
Teachers really care about students. Academics are great with support for kids needing it. Relevant learning. Great Quaker values constantly displayed. Student voices heard and respected. Positive learning environment.

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Submitted by a parent · January 25, 2014
I am not originally from Philadelphia, but heard about GFS and its reputation as a great school academically, spiritually and culturally. When we were looking at schools, GFS seemed like the right place for not only our children, but us too. We... more

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Submitted by a parent · December 10, 2013
My children have attended GFS since kindergarten and are now in 10th and 12th grades.. They have had a fantastic experience there, all the way through. My kids have thrived at GFS with the right amount of intellectual stimulation--never bored,... more

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Submitted by a parent · December 03, 2013
We have a middle school daughter in her second year at GFS. She is doing very well, and is happy. Why? Because she is intellectually curious, and GFS provides a stimulating academic environment. That's not all. The students are friendly and... more

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Last modified: February 14, 2017
Last modified Germantown Friends School is a Private school that serves grades K-12
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