Harborcreek Youth Services

5712 Iroquois Ave
Harborcreek, PA 16421-0814
Tel: (814)899-7664
Grades: PK | 61 students
By using sanctuary practices and principles, we help youth and families overcome adversity and build positive futures within a safe, Christian environment that respects and promotes individuality and strengthens community.
Harborcreek Youth Services is a fully accredited child and family social service agency recognized for achieving the highest standards of professional practice in child residential treatment services and family preservation and treatment services.
HYS provides a range of residential and in-home services to vulnerable children and their families.
We provide child residential psychiatric services, Multisystemic Therapy, and a specialized Foster Host Home Treatment Program.

School Overview

School Type Alternative School
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Prekindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 61 students
Student Body Type All-boys
% Students of Color 51%
State avg.: 22%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Harbor Creek Christian School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Harbor Creek Christian School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Gannondale Residential Center For Girls (1.9 miles away)
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  • Erie
    Harbor Creek Christian School
    Alternative School (Baptist)
    Grades: K-12 | 54 students
    1.5 miles
    4719 Buffalo Road
    Erie, PA 16510
    (814)898-3187
    1.5K-12
    54
  • Erie
    Gannondale Residential Center For Girls
    All-girls  | Alternative School (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK | 40 students
    1.9 miles
    4635 E Lake Rd
    Erie, PA 16511
    (814)899-7659
    1.9PK
    40
  • Erie
    Grades: KG-8 | 222 students
    3 miles
    2602 Buffalo Rd
    Erie, PA 16510
    (814)899-3429
    3KG-8
    222
  • Erie
    Grades: PK-8 | 156 students
    4.7 miles
    1531 E Grandview Blvd
    Erie, PA 16510
    (814)825-2822
    4.7PK-8
    156
  • Erie
    Holy Family School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 104 students
    4.7 miles
    1153 E 9th St
    Erie, PA 16503
    (814)452-4720
    4.7PK-8
    104

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