Super Saturday

Kick-off the start of the new school year with carnival games for kids, a free community barbeque, live music featuring Shipley students and colleagues, athletic teams in action, a DJ, and food trucks. it’s a party you won’t want to miss. 
 

Acorns and Oaks

Acorns and Oaks is a favorite Shipley tradition in which our youngest students in grades PK-1 (Acorns) and our seniors (Oaks) are partnered and spend time together throughout the year. In the fall and spring, we celebrate these Acorns and Oaks in All School Assemblies. Parents are always welcome to attend.

Swamp Night

Join the Shipley community for a lively community dinner, face painting, and a movie for younger children, and cheer for our basketball teams in Yarnall Gymnasium.

Bring your family and friends for food, fun, arts and crafts, and a movie for the Lower School students. Wear your favorite Shipley gear and join the Shipley Swamp to cheer on our basketball teams. See you there!

2020 Schedule

3:30 p.m. Players vs. Coaches Squash Match
4:00 p.m. Boys’ JV Basketball vs. Abington Friends
5:00 - 7:00 p.m.  Dinner and activities in Avery Silverman Dining Hall
5:00 p.m.  Dedication of the Piltch Commons
5:30 p.m. Girls’ Varsity Basketball vs. Abington Friends
6:15 p.m.  
Movie for Pre-K to 3rd grade students in Grey Box
7:30 p.m. Boys’ Varsity Basketball vs. Abington Friends
The Shipley School is a private, coeducational day school for pre-kindergarten through 12th grade students, located in Bryn Mawr, PA. Through our commitment to educational excellence, we develop within each student a love of learning and a desire for compassionate participation in the world.