- Listing Type: Private Schools
- Residency: Day, Residential
- Type: Private
- Grades Offered: 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, PG
- Country: United States
- High School Admission Test: SSAT
- Affiliation: The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)
- CEEB: 393190
- IPED: 1197752
- Application Fee: $50
- Tuition Boarding: $70,250
- Tuition Day: $39,890
- Enrollment: 292
- Percent Boarding: 42
- Financial Aid: Grants/Scholarships
The Perkiomen School is a traditional coeducational college preparatory boarding and day school where structure, support, self-discipline, and integrity are valued. Perkiomen admits students in grades six through twelve and offers a year for postgraduate students.
Risk being your best every day at Perk. In preparing individuals for success in college and life, we nurture common sense, a sense of justice, a sense of honor, a sense of responsibility and a sense of humor.
Perk is located in Greater Philadelphia. Within walking distance of campus 50 shops, restaurants, banks, and salons are available for students. The Lehigh Valley is to the north (Allentown, Bethlehem, and Easton), Philadelphia is 49 miles to our south, and New York City is only 104 miles east. Perkiomen is convenient to some of the nations finest cultural and educational institutions, great shopping and entertainment, and beautiful countryside with skiing, mountain biking, kayaking, hiking, and much more.
Perkiomen students learn through experience and active inquiry. Each student is challenged to excel academically. Students are exposed to new ideas and to friendships spanning differing races, socio-economic groups, religions, interests, and learning styles; thus, preparing them for a competitive world.
Perkiomens faculty members are academically talented, with a passion to connect with and challenge students to discover their individual strengths and to develop their greatest potential. Perkiomen has always been and always will be about changing lives. We are committed to creating experiences that will prepare our students to excel in college and life in a world community.
Perkiomens community of staff, alumni, families, and friends are dedicated to nurturing relationships in an unshakable partnership with the School for the best interest of the student. Perkiomen is an inviting, safe home that inspires a sense of community and belonging.