3600 Philadelphia Pike
Student-teacher ratio: 15 to 1
Tuition (2011-2012) $20,875
Head of school: Michael Marinelli
Archmere Academy is a college-preparatory, private Roman Catholic high school. It focuses on the education of the whole student, through academic excellence, social development, faith reflection and community service. “Our combination of demanding academics, faith-based spirituality and leadership opportunities creates a close-knit community of families and friends,” says Headmaster Michael Marinelli. Class sizes average 15 students.