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CFS - the School at Church Farm

CFS - the School at Church Farm is an all-male private Episcopal boarding traditional school for students in grades 7 through 12.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Suburban


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CFS - the School at Church Farm says

Church Farm School prepares a diverse group of boys with academic ability and good character to lead productive and fulfilling lives by making a college preparatory education financially accessible. The Church Farm School was founded in 1918 continues to be a most unique school. We offer a wide variety of academic, athletic, social and extracurricular opportunities to those who attend. A few pertinent facts are worth highlighting:The only curriculum offered at CFS is college-preparatory.Ninety-seven percent of CFS seniors go on to four-year colleges immediately upon graduation. Last year's seniors are currently at MIT, Cornell, Emory, Northwestern, Illinois, and Northeastern, among others.The school is for boys only, grades 7 through 12.Ninety percent of our students live on campus, while the other ten percent commute each day.Every student is issued a MacBook laptop computer.Facilities are bright, clean and spacious.Admission to CFS is highly competitive—we are not the right school for every boy.We are committed to treating all candidates honestly, sensitively and fairly.We have one of the strongest financial aid programs in the country, and are committed to making a CFS education affordable.





Grades Cost Term
Middle School $30,000 Annual

Private schools, including parochial and boarding, are funded through tuition and fees. The cost varies from school to school, but most families pay tuition to attend them. Many private schools offer financial aid or discounts, so it's worthwhile to ask about these options.


  (610) 363-7500

Entrance Requirements

  • SSAT and the average admitted student scores in the 50th percentile.



Test Scores

1380 25th percentile score for the SAT Composite

1960 75th percentile score for the SAT Composite

1670 Average score for the SAT Composite

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 184
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
7 13
8 20
9 40
10 37
11 35
12 39

CFS - the School at Church Farm's relatively even enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing CFS - the School at Church Farm's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 7 : 1
Average Class Size 12
Gender 100% Male
Dress Code Formal
Percent Boarding 90%
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 32%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 2%
Multi-racial 3%
Hispanic/Latino 9%
Black or African American 34%
Asian 20%


  • Art Club
  • Chapel Committee
  • Chess Club
  • Choir
  • Drama Club
  • Jazz Band
  • Literary Magazine
  • Peer Tutoring
  • Poetry Club
  • Student Ambassadors
  • Yearbook

Associations & Memberships

Other school associations

The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)

State or regional independent school association

National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)

Other religious school associations

National Association of Episcopal Schools (NAES)

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