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Founded: 1875
Motto: Solvitur vivendo
Location: Pennsburg, Pennsylvania
Grades: 6-12, PG
Enrollment: 330 (167 boarding, 163 day; 276 upper, 54 middle; 193 boys, 137 girls)
School colors: Purple & Gold (PMS 2617C, 468C)
School mascot: Panther
Student/faculty ratio: 7 to 1
Upper school average class size: 11
Middle school average class size: 11
Number of states represented: 9
Number of countries represented: 22
Academics: 30 Advanced Placement® classes offered & 16 Honors classes offered. 145 overall classes.
Athletics: 42 teams across 20 sports.
Clubs: Eight leadership organizations, 36 clubs & activities (and constantly growing)
Technology: Digital Arts Lab; all classrooms & dorm rooms wired; computers & ACTIVBoards in all classrooms; iPad program for all students, faculty & staff; Mac lab; six 3D printers; virtual reality system; and a full suite of bots, programs, and technology in the Innovation Center.
Campus: 185 acres