A Global Perkiomen Family
Culture and Connection.
Perkiomen School has a long history of welcoming students from around the world. Founded in 1875, the school welcomed its first international student in 1896, and as early as 1910, the school enrolled students from 20 different countries.
Perkiomen is a community where individual differences are celebrated and cultivated, creating a campus that feels like home. The exchange of cultures, languages, and ideas helps to build a global Perkiomen family.
In this video, learn more about how the sharing of ideas and perspectives leads to greater connection.
Why Perkiomen School?
At Perkiomen School, we uncover possibilities because
our community is a CELEBRATION OF INDIVIDUALS
our space is TRANSFORMATIVE BY DESIGN
our impact is FOCUSED ON THE FUTURE.
Merging a liberal arts foundation with our student-centered approach, we expand and innovate education for the 21st century.
Domestic and international, athletic and artistic, introverted and extroverted: at Perkiomen, our differences aren't just affirmed, they're celebrated and cultivated.
Our supportive environment enables our students to discover what they need to thrive, become stronger self-advocates, stand up for their beliefs, and envision their futures.
Each of our students is empowered to make positive change and try new things.
Our faculty to student ratio and an advisory program facilitate meaningful mentorships that encourage engagement and support individual ambitions.
Perkiomen is a place where people feel safe and loved. We delight in delighting each other because we know that every small act of kindness builds a strong culture of gratitude and joy.
Purposely dedicated to next-generation technology and its applications, our Institutes spark us to think deeply about the future of Entrepreneurship, Medicine, and Artificial Intelligence.
We are a place of immersive, 360-degree education.
At Perkiomen, hands-on learning isn't confined to a few field trips per year.
Are you ready to learn more?
We can't wait to see what you will uncover at Perkiomen School.
This year, no matter where you are, you will be able to take part in several types of admission events. We are ready to engage with you and are offering both virtual and in-person opportunities to meet and connect with our community.
Ready to get started now? Follow the link below to register.
Why Our Students Love Perkiomen School
"Everyone at Perkiomen is very welcoming and friendly, especially the staff. The Perkiomen motto is risk becoming your best, so don’t be afraid of the possibilities, and walk on campus with confidence!"
"I love Perkiomen because it’s a community that offers so much more than just an education. The opportunities that are offered through the four institutes is not something you will find at any school. The faculty and staff are not just teachers either, they create a bond with students that make you feel inspired to be great. I know choosing Perk has made life long impacts on my own personal story."
"I love Perkiomen because it helps me to be the best person that I can be. As a deaf student, I have to overcome many challenges and Perkiomen has helped me get through all of these challenges. The smaller classroom sizes make it easier to hear and focus on learning. The one-on-one conference period is a place to get extra help to understand something or ask questions. These are major things that are beneficial to a deaf student at Perkiomen but really benefit all students."
We can't wait to meet you!
On campus, or via Zoom or Skype, our Admissions Team can't wait to meet you. Get to know Perkiomen School in whatever way is most comfortable for your family.
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Schedule a 1:1 with Mrs. Moser
We are ready to help you with the Admissions process.
Our Director of Admissions & Financial Aid, Abby Parish Moser, would be delighted to meet with you via Zoom or a phone call to answer any questions you may have about Perkiomen School.