Swain School

1100 S 24th St,
Allentown, PA, 18103-0181
Tel: (610)433-4542
Grades: K - 9 | 276 students

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 9
Year Founded 1929

Student Body

Total Students 276 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Swain School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 37%

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Rates vary by grade level.
% on Financial Aid 35%
Admissions Director Leah Papp

Sports

Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Field Hockey, Lacrosse, SoccerBasketballField Hockey,
LacrosseSoccer,

School Notes:

  • We offer an exceptional education, focusing on our enriched curriculum, thoughtfully designed character education program, state-of-the-art technology, and a thorough program of arts and athletics. Students are treated as individuals!

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Central Catholic High School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Thomas More School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Lutheran Academy (1.9 miles away)
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  • Allentown St. Thomas More School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1040 Flexer Ave
    Allentown , PA , 18103
    (610)432-0396
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.7  mi  |  611  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Allentown
    Lehigh Christian Academy
    (Christian)
    1151 S Cedar Crest Blvd
    Allentown , PA , 18103
    (610)776-7301
    (Christian)
    1.2  mi  |  313  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Allentown
    Devine School    
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1255 S Cedar Crest Blvd
    Allentown , PA , 18103
    (610)439-2266
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.2  mi  |  32  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Allentown
    St. John Vianney Regional School
    (Roman Catholic)
    210 North 18th Street
    Allentown , PA , 18104
    (610)435-8981
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.4  mi  |  391  students  |  Gr.  NS-8
  • Allentown
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    3300 Broadway
    Allentown , PA , 18104
    (610)395-6344
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    1.4  mi  |  59  students  |  Gr.  NS-1

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