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The Philadelphia School (Preschool/Daycare)

PHONE: (215) 545-5323 SCHOOL TYPE: Preschool or Daycare Center GRADES: Infant-Toddler

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The Philadelphia School is a coeducational, nonsectarian independent school educating children from preschool through eighth grade. Our mission, as a progressive school and vibrant learning community, is to educate the character and intellect of children. We want our students to become engaged citizens who are critical thinkers, creative problem solvers, and lifelong learners.

Points Of Pride

1. Low student-to-teacher ratio (7 to 1) that provides an opportunity for individual attention.- - 2. Project-based learning that builds independence, self-confidence, critical thinking and creativity.- - 3. Urban gardening program that gives students an opportunity to grow, harvest, and cook with teachers.- - 4. Spanish language program that is integrated into daily activities.

Admissions Policy

1. Application- - 2. Application Fee- - 3. Teacher Recommendation (if student has participated in another program)- - 4. Student Visit- - 5. Parent Meeting.

Safety and Culture

School offers a warm and supportive environment. The school has not experienced any major safety concerns during it's 40+ year history.

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