Moravian Academy Upper School

4313 Green Pond Rd
Bethlehem, PA 18020-0180
Tel: (610)691-1600
Grades: 9-12 | 407 students
Moravian Academy is a church-related school whose Moravian tradition affirms that young people best realize their potential in an atmosphere of love and understanding.
We seek to promote the child's full development in mind, body, and spirit.
Since 1742 the school has encouraged sound innovations to meet contemporary challenges while recognizing the permanence of basic human values.
At Moravian Academy, "Mind, Body, Spirit" permeates both our historic Church Street Campus and the Merle-Smith Campus where our upper school is located.
We provide a strong academic foundation in preparation for college work.
We help students develop self-respect, dignity, and a concern and respect for others.
We promote creativity and an appreciation of aesthetic values.
We also students to develop their physical skills and encourage positive attitudes about health and fitness.
We engage students in experiences that will develop maturity, independence, adaptability, integrity, and love of learning.
We encourage students and their parents to recognize their responsibilities in the educational process and demonstrate their commitment to the purposes and goals of Moravian Academy.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Religious Affiliation Brethren
Grades Offered Grades 9-12

Student Body

Total Students 407 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Moravian Academy Upper School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Notre Dame High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Goddard School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Goddard School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Easton
    Notre Dame High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 562 students
    1.1 miles
    3417 Church Rd
    Easton, PA 18045
  • Bethlehem
    The Goddard School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-KG | 51 students
    1.1 miles
    4500 Falmer Dr
    Bethlehem, PA 18020
  • Bethlehem
    Grades: KG-4 | 200 students
    1.2 miles
    3100 Hecktown Rd
    Bethlehem, PA 18020
  • Bethlehem
    Grades: PK-8 | 309 students
    1.3 miles
    3221 Santee Rd
    Bethlehem, PA 18020
  • Bethlehem
    Cambridge Day School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: K-1 | 40 students
    2.6 miles
    3986 Township Line Rd
    Bethlehem, PA 18020

School Reviews

We sent our children to Moravian school until eight grade. We liked the academics and the values and both kids did, too. Both of our children then went on to larger independent high schools, but learned terrific study skills at Moravian.
- Posted by Parent, 07/24/15

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