Shipley School
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The Shipley School
814 Yarrow Street
Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania 19010
United States
School typeCoeducational Independent College Preparatory School Independent
MottoFortiter in Re; Leniter in Modo
("Courage for the deed; Grace for the doing")
Head of schoolMichael G. Turner
Student to teacher ratio7:1
Color(s)Carolina Blue and Forest Green
The Shipley School is a private school for students in pre-Kindergarten through 12th grade. Shipley is located in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania​, approximately 12 miles west of Philadelphia​.
Notable alumni​[​edit​]
  1. ^ "Shipley School honors alumni, continues 125th Anniversary Celebration with special programming this spring". Main Line Media News (Press release). Lower Merion. May 21, 2019. Retrieved 17 October 2020.
  2. ^ Gensler, Howard (28 March 2016). "Shipley alumna Jessica Knoll says gang rape in her best-selling novel was real". Philadelphia Inquirer. Retrieved 23 June 2020. Jessica Knoll, author of the best-selling novel Luckiest Girl Alive revealed Tuesday that the harrowing gang rape she depicted in her book wasn't fiction at all. It had happened to her, when she was a student at the prestigious Shipley School in Bryn Mawr.
  3. ^ Wisehart, Morgan. "The Death of the High School Band". Radnorite​. Retrieved 2020-07-20​. You know a kid who’s released a few songs, your friend has some locked diss tracks posted, not forgetting the mash-ups created by your next door neighbor, Chris Comstock, A.K.A Marshmello (Shipley; class of 2010).
  4. ^, Linda. "Young Villanova singer to perform at World Cafe Live". Main Line Media News. Retrieved 2020-07-20​. “I started writing my own music when I was 6,” he said. “That really ignited my passion for music,” said the Villanova native who is in ninth grade at The Shipley School.
External links​[​edit​]
Official website
Abington Friends SchoolThe Academy of the New ChurchFriends Central SchoolFriends Select SchoolGeorge SchoolGermantown Friends SchoolMoorestown Friends School • The Shipley School • Westtown School
Founded 1713
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‡This populated place also has portions in an adjacent township or townships
*The census-designated place is entirely in Lower Merion Township, but there are adjacent areas not in the CDP, with "Bryn Mawr, PA" postal addresses, in adjacent townships
Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, schools
Main school districts
Bryn Athyn
Does not operate any schools
Lower Merion
Lower Moreland Township
Norristown Area
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Perkiomen Valley
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Boyertown Area Senior High SchoolOther schools are in Berks County
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Abington Friends School​Academy Of The New Church Boys School​Academy Of The New Church Girls SchoolAIM Academy​Armenian Sisters Academy​Calvary Baptist School​Coventry Christian Schools​Dock Mennonite Academy​Episcopal Academy​Friends' Central School​Germantown Academy​Huntingdon Valley Christian Academy​Indian Creek Mennonite SchoolJack M. Barrack Hebrew AcademyLa Salle College High School​Lakeside School​Lincoln Academy​Main Line Academy​Martin Luther SchoolMary, Mother of the Redeemer Catholic School​Meadowbrook School​Merion Mercy Academy​Mount Saint Joseph Academy​New Life Youth & Family Svcs​Reformation Christian SchoolSaint Aloysius SchoolSaint Basil Academy​Saint Katherine Day School​Shipley School​Stowe Lighthouse Christ Academy​The Baldwin SchoolThe Haverford SchoolThe Hill SchoolThe Pathway SchoolThe Perkiomen SchoolTorah Academy of Greater Philadelphia​Trinity Christian Academy​Valley Forge Baptist Academy​Wyncote Academy
Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Philadelphia
Souderton Area
Souderton Area High SchoolOther schools are in Bucks County
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Spring-Ford Senior High SchoolOther schools are in Chester County
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Upper Perkiomen High SchoolOther schools are in Berks County
Sections of the Boyertown Area, Souderton Area, Spring-Ford Area, and Upper Perkiomen school districts extend into other counties; only schools in Montgomery County should be listed in this template

Coordinates:40.0248°N 75.3155°W
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Categories: Preparatory schools in PennsylvaniaPrivate elementary schools in PennsylvaniaPrivate middle schools in PennsylvaniaPrivate high schools in Pennsylvania​Educational institutions established in 1894Lower Merion Township, PennsylvaniaSchools in Montgomery County, Pennsylvania1894 establishments in Pennsylvania
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