Norwood-Fontbonne Academy is located in the Chestnut Hill neighborhood of Philadelphia PA and has two campuses. The Administrative offices are located at the Norwood campus at 8891 Germantown Avenue.
The Fontbonne Campus is at 8900 Norwood Avenue, where Sunset Avenue meets Norwood Avenue.The Norwood Campus hosts our Pre-primary program and Kindergarten in the White House, a Montessori Preschool in Stone House, and Grades 7 & 8. Our Fontbonne Campus is home to our Gate and Carriage Houses (Montessori Preschools), Grades 1 through 6, Fontbonne Commons, and outdoor swimming pool.
From the Schuylkill Expressway
Take Exit 338 (Green Lane/Belmont Avenue). From 76 West, turn right off the exit. From 76 East, turn left off the exit. Proceed over the Belmont Avenue bridge. At the light, continue straight up Green Lane. Proceed 1 mile to Ridge Avenue, turn left. Proceed 1.5 miles and turn right onto Bells Mill Road.
To Norwood Campus: At the 1st light, turn right onto Germantown Avenue. Proceed approximately 200 yards. The Norwood campus is on the left.
To Fontbonne Campus: At the 1st light, turn right onto Germantown Avenue. Proceed approximately 75 yards. Turn left onto Sunset Avenue. The Fontbonne Campus is at the bottom of the hill on the left.
From the PA Turnpike
Take Exit 333 (Norristown). Follow Germantown Avenue toward Philadelphia. Proceed 5 miles, just past Chestnut Hill College you will pass the intersection of Germantown Avenue and Bells Mills Road
To Norwood Campus: Proceed approximately 200 yards past intersection. The Norwood campus is on the left.
To Fontbonne Campus: Proceed approximately 75 yards. Turn left onto Sunset Avenue. The Fontbonne Campus is at the bottom of the hill on the left.
From Route 309
Take the Paper Mill Road Exit. Turn right onto Paper Mill Road. At the 3rd light, cross over Bethlehem Pike and immediately bear to the right onto Stenton Avenue. At the 1st light, turn left onto Hillcrest Avenue. Proceed to the light and turn left onto Germantown Avenue.
To Norwood Campus: Proceed on Germantown Avenue approximately ½ mile. The Norwood campus is on the left.
To Fontbonne Campus: Proceed to Sunset Avenue, turn left on Sunset Avenue. The Fontbonne Campus is at the bottom of the hill on the left.
Public Transportation: Norwood-Fontbonne Academy is easily accessed using SEPTA buses and regional rail lines (Chestnut Hill East & Chestnut Hill West) into Chestnut Hill. For information regarding routes and schedules, go to www.septa.org