I was genuinely impressed by the school’s desire to pursue cutting edge research in teaching philosophies combined with the traditional values that the school instills in it’s students.
We love the small school experience of Greene Street, the focus on educating the whole person, the excellent sense of community and commitment to diversity and inclusiveness that a relatively low tuition allows.
I suspect that Quaker school values likely are quite pervasive in non-Friends schools throughout Greater Philadelphia.
Normally, these get posted one at a time, but three survey responses came in at once for the same school….
We were attracted to the reputation for educational quality, particular the emphasis on teaching. We also liked that the values-based education as well the quality of the non-academic programs.