New Life Youth & Family Services

585 Freeman School Rd,
Schwenksville, PA, 19473-0194
     Tel: (610)287-7884
Grades: 6 - 12 | 46 students
The primary purpose of New Life’s Educational Programs is to prepare students to return to public or private schools so that they may complete their courses of study and obtain a diploma.
The student must be able to function in the classroom respecting peers and staff, and must handle tasks in a responsible and competent manner.
To accomplish these goals, New Life seeks to address problems of truancy, school phobia, disrespect, disruption, social dysfunction, responsibility avoidance, lack of credits, and academic depression.
An educational plan is developed from an educational profile which indicates behavioral and academic needs and levels.
Integral to this developmental plan is individual, group and family counseling.
Critical to the student’s success is the posture of the teacher one of counselor, giving encouragement and clear direction, and one of disciplinarian motivating students and holding high expectations.
Students are viewed as an individuals and every reasonable effort is made by the teacher to help them achieve their academic and behavioral goals.
Small class sizes ranging from 8–13 allow teachers to give the necessary attention to the behavior and the academic performance of each student.

School Overview

School Type Alternative School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. State or regional independent school association
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades 6 - 12
Year Founded 1953

Student Body

Total Students 46 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 53%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade New Life Youth & Family Services Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 4 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Tammy Moore

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Indian Creek Mennonite School (3.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Salford Mennonite Child Care Center (1.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Agnes Sacred Heart School (2.2 miles away)
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  • HarleysvilleSalford Mennonite Child Care Center
    Daycare / Preschool  (Mennonite)
    480 Groff Mill Rd
    HarleysvillePA19438
    (215)256-6421
    Daycare / Preschool  (Mennonite)
    1.1 mi | 8 students | Gr. KG                      
  • HarleysvilleSt. Agnes Sacred Heart School
      (Roman Catholic)
    Rt 152 Broad St
    HarleysvillePA19438
    (215)822-9174
      (Roman Catholic)
    2.2 mi | 464 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • HarleysvilleWigwam Academic Day School
    Daycare / Preschool
    873 Harleysville Pike
    HarleysvillePA19438
    (215)256-1222
    Daycare / Preschool
    2.3 mi | 15 students | Gr. KG                      
  • SchwenksvilleSt Mary Catholic School
      (Roman Catholic)
    40 Spring Mount Rd
    SchwenksvillePA19473
    (610)287-7757
      (Roman Catholic)
    2.3 mi | 286 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • HarleysvilleHarleysville Learning Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    186 Main St
    HarleysvillePA19438
    (215)256-9956
    Daycare / Preschool
    2.9 mi | 10 students | Gr. PK-KG                      

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