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K-12|Private
861 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
    Paid public transportation...
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

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

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Overall:
Submitted by a parent · February 19, 2015
Germantown Friends is an excellent school. Although the diversity could be better, every child is valued and feels like a part of the family. The academics are outstanding and global. Class size is ideal. My child goes to school happy every day... more

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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: April 14, 2015
Last modified Germantown Friends School is a Private school that serves grades K-12
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