Archmere is Within Your Reach

Archmere sits on the PA/DE border and is approximately 10 minutes from the Commodore Barry Bridge in NJ. Drawing students from Wilmington, Newark, Hockessin, Middletown, and even as far south as Dover, DE, because Archmere sits so close to the borders of its neighboring states, it is easily accessible to families living in PA, NJ, and MD. Many Archmere students come from Media, Springfield, Drexel Hill, Chadds Ford, Glen Mills, Kennett Square, West Chester, and PA Main Line. They also easily travel from Mullica Hill, NJ area, and Elkton, MD.
Archmere Shuttle Routes Service the Following Areas:
  • Newtown Square, Havertown and Drexel Hill, PA
  • Mullica Hill, NJ
  • Bear, Middletown, Dover, DE
  • Centerville/Hockessin/Newark, DE

Pennsylvania public school districts in Chester and Delaware Counties within 10 miles of Archmere provide free bus transportation to Archmere students living in these areas:
  • Chester-Upland
  • Chichester
  • Garnet Valley
  • Penn Delco
  • Wallingford-Swarthmore
  • Ridley
  • Rose Tree-Media
  • Springfield
  • Unionville-Chadds Ford
  • West Chester

List of 4 members.

  • Photo of Leah daPonte Lightcap

    Mrs. Leah daPonte Lightcap 

    Director of Admissions & Enrollment
    302-798-6632 Ext 781
  • Photo of Logan Duffie

    Mr. Logan Duffie 

    Associate Director of Admissions; College Counselor
    302-798-6632 Ext 713
  • Photo of Denise Starnes

    Mrs. Denise Starnes 93

    Admissions & Marketing Coordinator
    302-798-6632 Ext 660
  • Photo of Patricia Tolvaisa

    Mrs. Patricia Tolvaisa 

    Assistant to the Headmaster & Admissions
    302-798-6632 Ext 706

Pietate et Scientia

Archmere Academy is a private, Catholic, college preparatory co-educational academy,
grades 9-12 founded in 1932 by the Norbertine Fathers.