Admissions Process & Timeline

The common entry points at Penn Charter are pre-kindergarten, kindergarten, fifth, sixth, seventh and ninth grades, making these the best times to apply; new students are admitted to other grades if spaces are available.

As a school committed to diversity, Penn Charter welcomes students of every race, religion, socioeconomic status, ethnic background, gender, and sexual orientation. We encourage applications from current families as well as children of alumni and members of the Religious Society of Friends.

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Admissions Timeline for Entry in September 2020

At this time, there are waiting lists for most grades in all three divisions and financial aid is no longer available. Before submitting an application, please contact the Admissions Office at to determine if there are spaces in your child's grade for next year. 

For specific information on the application process and how to apply to Lower, Middle and Upper School, use these buttons:

Lower School  Middle School  Upper School

Non-Discrimination Policy

Penn Charter admits students of any race, religion, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school.

Penn Charter does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, sexual orientation, gender, national or ethnic origin in administration or educational policies, admissions policies, financial aid programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.

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