GMA at a Glance
School Principal: Mrs. Anne Knapke
Mailing Address: 816 Norristown Road, P.O. Box 241, Spring House, PA 19477-0241
Phone: (215) 646-4916
Fax: (215) 646-7250
General e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Founding Date: 1861
Governance: GMA is a ministry of the Mid-Atlantic Community of the Institute of the Sisters of Mercy of the Americas. Governance is shared with a Board of Trustees.
Level of School: K-8
School Type: Coeducational Independent
Religious Affiliation: Roman Catholic - Archdiocese of Philadelphia
Enrollment Size: 400
Full-time faculty to student ratio: 9:1
- Middle States Commission on Elementary Schools
- National Catholic Educators Association
- ADVIS - The Association of Delaware Valley Independent Schools
- ASCD - Association of Supervision and Curriculum Development
- National Middle School Association
- Mercy Network
Designated as a Blue Ribbon School by the U.S. Department of Education.
The Center for Talented Youth at Johns Hopkins University named GMA one of the top ten schools in the state, stating, “Gwynedd-Mercy Academy is a 'Top 10 School' for the state of Pennsylvania... "