500 W Willow Grove Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19118

Springside Chestnut Hill Academy (SCH) is a private preschool to high school that offers a rigorous college-preparatory curriculum to more than 1,200 students from over 100 zip codes and international origins. SCH offers a unique educational model of single-sex classrooms in Pre-K through 8th grade and then coed in high school that empowers its students to thrive independently and collectively. SCH is distinguished by signature programs in entrepreneurial leadership, robotics and engineering, classic and tech-forward arts, and outdoor education. SCH Academy is the product of a 2011 merger between Springside School and Chestnut Hill Academy and combines nearly 300 years of academic excellence.

Situated on a 62-acre campus adjacent to the Wissahickon Valley in Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia, the school prides itself on preparing students to be sustainability-minded global citizens who lead lives characterized by thoughtfulness, curiosity, integrity, and a passion to effect positive change. Learn more at