The Shipley School

  • Grades: PK-12
  • Student Enrollment: 875
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  • Address
  • 814 Yarrow St
  • Bryn Mawr, PA 19010
  • Phone
  • (610) 525-4300
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School Description

The Shipley School enrolls 875 school students from grades PK-12. It is located in Bryn Mawr, PA, which is a medium sized city with a median household income of $47,721.

School Operational Details
  • Students Have Access to a Library or Media Center
School Days and Hours
  • School Days Per Year: 170
    Note: Kindergarten Operates Five Days Per Week
  • School Hours Per Day: 7
    Note: Kindergarten Operates on a Full Day Schedule
School Associations
  • National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
  • State or regional independent school association
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1 review for The Shipley School

  • Reviewed by Community Member on November 03, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I would like to express my appreciation for the Shipley students visit to the Cardiac Unit at Bryn Mawr Hosp on Thurs Oct 14 (?).
    Two young ladies buoyed up my spirits by their visit and gift of a decorated ceramic pumpkin. I believe they were 2nd graders.
    To the teachers, parents and volunteers
    who made this possible, you have my gratitude.

    Tom Palmer (former) patient

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 875
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 100.3
    Full-Time Teachers: 90
    Part-Time Teachers: 16
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 8.3
  • Percent Minority Students: 12.2%
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 430 (49.1%)
  • Females: 445 (50.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
The Shipley School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black657.4%
Asian354.0%
Hispanic70.8%
White72983.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For The Shipley School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten394.5%
Kindergarten455.1%
1st Grade536.1%
2nd Grade485.5%
3rd Grade384.3%
4th Grade515.8%
5th Grade525.9%
6th Grade617.0%
7th Grade718.1%
8th Grade758.6%
9th Grade8810.1%
10th Grade839.5%
11th Grade879.9%
12th Grade849.6%
Source: PA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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