Welcome to Archmere

Since opening its doors in 1932, Archmere Academy's strong academic program fosters empathetic leaders prepared for every good work. As a result, Archmere Academy students challenge themselves, think critically, and discover their greatest potential.

Archmere At A Glance

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  • $3.3 Mil

    Awarded Annually
    Financial aid, merit scholarships, and annual scholarships are awarded each year.
  • 15

    Average Class Size
    Archmere Academy's strong academic program includes core and elective courses in a small classroom setting.
  • 89.4%

    AP Capstone Diplomas
    Since introducing the program, 89.4% of AP Capstone students have earned their AP Capstone Diploma.
  • 23

    DIAA Varsity Teams
    82% of the student body competes in interscholastic sports.
  • 86%

    AP tests scored 3+
    In 2022, 113 Archmere students earned AP Scholar Awards with an average score of 3.574 out of 5.
  • 75%

    Families Receive Financial Assistance
    Many Archmere families receive some form of tuition assistance, with an average of $7000 per year.
  • 9:1

    Student-Teacher Ratio
    Archmere's small class size allows faculty to guide students to become organized, self-motivated, and independent learners.
  • 100%

    College Acceptance
    Archmere's College Counseling Office assists every student in finding the right college with the best academic, extracurricular, and social fit for them.

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Come Visit Us

Archmere Academy is just over the Pennsylvania-Delaware state line, approximately 30 minutes south of Center City, Philadelphia. We can't wait to welcome you to visit our beautiful, collegiate-style campus. Shadow Day visits for 8th graders begin on September 28th.
Archmere Academy is a private, Catholic, college preparatory co-educational academy,
grades 9-12 founded in 1932 by the Norbertine Fathers.