FAST FACTS

• Gwynedd Friends School has been serving young children since 1943.

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• Our average student-to-teacher ratio is 6:1.  

• All classes have 2 teachers, max group size in Play Group is 9, in Preschool is 12, in Pre-Kindergarten is 14, in Kindergarten is 15.

• Our curriculum is play-based, while offering plenty of opportunity for experiential learning.

• We go outside every day, rain or shine.

• Most of our families live in the Wissahickon or North Penn School Districts, but we also draw from Central Bucks, Methacton, Upper Dublin, and Colonial.

• We have 11 classes total, including 2 Play Groups, 4 groups of Preschool Threes, 4 groups of Pre-Kindergarten, and 1 Kindergarten.

• School year runs from September through May, with summer camp in June & July.

• School hours are from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., with optional afternoon programming until 2:30 p.m.

• Our program is accredited through Pennsylvania Association of Independent Schools (PAIS).

• The Play Group is licensed by the Department of Human Services (DHS).

• Gwynedd Friends School employs 21 faculty and staff members.

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