Upper School

Delaware Valley Friends Upper School program offers a robust college preparatory curriculum within a learning environment specifically designed for students with learning differences.

Our small class sizes, optional one-on-one tutorials, innovative teaching techniques grounded in the Orton-Gillingham approach and latest LD research, and use of state-of-the-art technologies to support different learning challenges help guide and support students successfully through this rigorous academic curriculum.

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Requirements for Graduation

The following courses are required for completion of the Upper School program, grades 9-12.
  • 4 years of English
  • 4 years of language arts
  • 4 years of social studies (including American History)
  • 3 years of mathematics
  • 3 years of science
  • 6 trimesters of arts electives
  • 4 credits of physical education
  • 1 ABLE elective (completion of 1 ABLE course prior to graduation; not 1 ABLE course per year)
  • Senior internship
  • Community service
  • World Language (on elective basis)
  • Health credit

Delaware Valley Friends School
19 E. Central Avenue, Paoli, Pennsylvania 19301
Phone: 610.640.4150
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