Schools List

Local Public Schools and Affiliated Groups:

Anna L. Lingelbach School (Germantown) K-8

http://www.greatschools.org/pennsylvania/philadelphia/1996-Lingelbach-Anna-L-School/

 

Central High School (Olney) 9-12, special admissions/highly competitive

http://www.centralhigh.net/pages/CentralHigh

 

C.W. Henry (Mt. Airy)

http://webgui.phila.k12.pa.us/schools/h/henry

 

Henry. H. Houston (Mt. Airy)

http://webgui.phila.k12.pa.us/schools/h/houston

 

Eleanor C. Emlen School (Mt. Airy)

https://webapps.philasd.org/school_profile/view/6220 

 

Germantown High School (Germantown) 9-12

http://webgui.phila.k12.pa.us/schools/g/germantown

 

Greenwoods Charter School (Roxborough) k-8, environmental focus/lottery admissions

http://www.greenwoodscharter.org/

 

John S. Jenks (Chestnut Hill) K-8

http://www.phila.k12.pa.us/schools/jsjenks/ 

 

J. R. Masterman (Spring Garden) 5-12 Special Admission/Highly Competitive

http://www.mastermanhsa.com/

 

Philadelphia High School for Girls (Olney) 9-12 Special Admission/Highly Competitive

http://webgui.phila.k12.pa.us/schools/g/girlshigh

 

Wissahickon Charter School (Germantown) K-8, lottery admissions

http://wissahickoncharter.org/wp/

 

Link to public transfer information (transfering to a school outside of your “catchment” area):

http://germantownavenueparents.com/2010/09/voluntary-transfer-program-philadelphia-public-schools/

 

Private Schools Utilized by NW Philly Parents:

Abington Friends School (prek-12, Quaker) located in Abington

http://www.abingtonfriends.net/Home/Home

 

Academy in Manayunk (k-12, college prep/learning disabilities) located in Manayunk/Miquon

http://www.aimpa.org/New/index.shtml

 

The Crefeld School (6-12, progressive/individualized) located in Chestnut Hill

http://www.crefeld.org/

 

Friends Select School (prek-12, Quaker) located Downtown

http://www.friends-select.org/RelId/33637/ISvars/default/Home.htm

 

Friends Central (prek-12, Quaker) located in Wynnewood

http://www.friendscentral.org/default.aspx

 

Germantown Friends School (prek-12, Quaker) located in Germantown

http://www.germantownfriends.org/

 

Greene Street Friends (prek-8, Quaker) located in Germantown

http://greenestreetfriends.org/

 

The Miquon School (prek-6, Progressive) located in Miquon/Conshohocken

http://www.miquon.org/

 

Norwood-Fontbonne Academy (prek-8, Catholic/Montessori) located in Chestnut Hill

http://www.norwoodfontbonneacademy.org/

 

Our Mother of Consolation (k-8, Catholic) located in Chestnut Hill

http://www.omcparish.com/school/s-home.htm

 

Project Learn School (K-8, Progressive/Cooperative) located in Mt. Airy

http://www.projectlearnschool.org/about

 

Penn Charter (prek-12, Quaker) located in Germantown

http://www.penncharter.com/page.cfm?p=1

 

Plymouth Meeting Friends School (prek-6, Quaker) located in Plymouth Meeting

http://www.pmfs1780.org/

 

Springside School (prek-12, Girls) located in Chestnut Hill

http://www.springside.org/home/home.asp

 

Waldorf School of Philadelphia (k-8) located in Mt. Airy

http://www.phillywaldorf.com/