Founded in 1845 under the care of the Germantown Monthly Meeting and governed by the School Committee, Germantown Friends School is a Quaker, independent day school for students in Early Childhood through Grade 12, located in the historic Germantown neighborhood of Philadelphia.
At a Glance
Students in Early Childhood - Grade 12
Graduates attend a four-year college
Student-led clubs and affinity groups
Friends Schools League athletic championship titles
National Merit Scholars, 2014-20
Zip codes represented
Germantown Friends School is dedicated to reaching that of God in every person. Our mission is to seek truth, challenge the intellect, honor differences, embrace the city, and nurture each student’s mind, body and spirit.