Perkiomen School

Pennsylvania, USA

At Perkiomen, we know that experience is the best teacher. Our students learn to take calculated risks and to create value wherever they go. Our close knit, caring, accomplished faculty create a highly participatory learning environment. Equally impactful is our culture of gratitude and joy. We are all teachers and learners, celebrating differences and supporting each other’s well-being, through everyday tasks and in defining moments. In this boarding and day environment, we all feel welcomed. Faculty and students engage and develop meaningful mentorships. And, students find lasting friendships in our globally diverse community. We prepare our students for college.

Perkiomen was founded in 1875 and their first international student arrived in 1896. The motto is in Latin, Solvitur Vivendo.


Grades: 6–12, PG
Number of students: 300
Teacher-student ratio: 1:8
Year of foundation: 1875

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