Preparing Boys for Life

Beyond the Classroom

The Haverford School empowers students to take ownership of their community by using their interests, talents and skills to shape and implement extra-curricular offerings.

We offer a rich selection of student-centered extra-curricular programs that encourage students to take active leadership roles in organizing community programming and administering a variety of clubs and organizations.

Accolades & Rankings

The Index (student newspaper)
  • 2019 and 2018 silver medal, Columbia Scholastic Press Association
  • 2013 gold medal, Columbia Scholastic Press Association
Pegasus (student literary magazine)
  • 2017, 2016, and 2015 gold medal, Columbia Scholastic Press Association
  • 2014 and 2013 silver medal, Columbia Scholastic Press Association
Robotics
  • Harvard University Soft Robotics Design and Research Competition Winners, 2017-18
  • World Division Champions, 2016-17
  • VEX Robotics state champions, 2014-17

The Haverford School Beyond the Classroom Chess

Student Organizations

  • Academic Team/Quiz Bowl
  • Astronomy Club
  • Athletes Helping Athletes
  • Black Student Union
  • Business Club
  • Ceramics Club
  • Chess Club
  • Chinese Club
  • Creative Writing Club
  • Debate Team
  • Diplomacy Society
  • Diversity Alliance
  • Economics Club
  • Fantasy Football Club
  • Film Club
  • Gender Club
  • Haligoluk (yearbook)
  • Improv Club
  • I'm Not Kidding Club
  • The Index (school newspaper)
  • Mock Trial
  • Model UN
  • Paddle Tennis Club
  • Pegasus (literary magazine)
  • Philosophy Club
  • Photography Club
  • Ping-Pong Club
  • Poetry Club
  • Robotics
  • Software Club
  • Stage Crew
  • Student Technology Advisory Group (STAG)
  • Sustainability Alliance
  • TED Club
  • Video Game Club