Relocating Families

At Baldwin, we understand transition and recognize that you have a lot to think about as you search for the best academic home for your daughter. The Baldwin School is recognized as a leader in girls education; we develop talented girls into confident young women with vision, global understanding and the competency to make significant and enduring contributions to the world.

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  • Location

    The Baldwin School is located in Bryn Mawr, PA, 14 miles to the west of Philadelphia, PA in an area known locally as The Main Line. The area is well served by air, road and rail networks.
  • Transportation

    The Baldwin School is conveniently located one block from the Bryn Mawr railway station on the SEPTA Paoli-Thorndale (R5) line. The School is also accessible by the SEPTA Norristown High-Speed Line and SEPTA Bus 105.

    Many school districts in the Greater Philadelphia area will provide busing services. Below is a list of school districts and their requirements.

    Colonial (Kindergarten and up)
    Great Valley (5 years old by September 1)
    Haverford (5 years old by September 1)
    Lower Merion (Kindergarten and up)
    Marple Newton (Grade I and up)
    Methacton (Kindergarten and up)
    Norristown (Kindergarten to Grade 4)
    Philadelphia (Grades I through 8)
    Radnor (Kindergarten and up)
    Rosetree/Media (Kindergarten and up)
    Southeast Delco (Kindergarten and up)
    Springfield (Grade I and up)
    Tredyffrin/Easttown (Kindergarten and up)
    Upper Darby (Kindergarten and up)
    Upper Merion (5 years old by September 1)
    Wallingford/Swarthmore (Kindergarten and up):
    William Penn (Kindergarten and up)
    Wissahickon (Kindergarten and up)

    Families living in Center City Philadelphia are encouraged to utilize Precious Cargo, a private van service, to facilitate transportation to and from Baldwin. Enrolled families may contact Amelia Fogarino at (215) 480-0800 for more information.
  • Admissions Process

    Our Admissions team will be happy to share our rich traditions with you and discuss any questions you have about the area and the application process for Baldwin. It is our goal to make your relocation as easy as possible.

    The Baldwin School operates on a rolling admissions basis. The steps required for your daughter's application are as follows:

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