Top Pennsylvania Association of Independent Schools (PAIS) Private Schools in Pennsylvania

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 80 top private schools in Pennsylvania belonging to the Pennsylvania Association of Independent Schools (PAIS), serving 24,004 students.
  • (PAIS) is a voluntary membership organization of private independent schools serving students in nursery/preschool through grade 12, upholding and enhancing educational standards in Pennsylvania and Delaware. PAIS is an advocate and strong voice for private independent education in the Commonwealth as well as in Delaware. Pennsylvania Association of Private Academic Schools (PAPAS), now the Commission for Accreditation under PAIS, was founded and approved by the State to accredit independent schools in 1948. You can also find more schools membership associations in Pennsylvania.

Top Pennsylvania Association of Independent Schools (PAIS) Private Schools (2020)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • AIM Academy
    AIM Academy Photo - MEETING LEARNING CHALLENGES WITH SCIENCE & LOVE: AT AIMAcademy, we recognize that children who learn differently need to be taught differently - and that's exactly what we do. Our passionately committed, highly-trained faculty employ techniques proven effective, and the results are remarkable. Each day we witness young people who doubted themselves in every way discover the gift of fearless learning.
    Special Education School
    1200 River Road
    Conshohocken, PA 19428
    (215)483-2461

    Grades: 1-12 | 385 students
  • 8836 Crefeld Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19118
    (215)242-5545

    Grades: 7-12 | 101 students
  • Delaware Valley Friends School
    Delaware Valley Friends School Photo - Delaware Valley Friends School is a national leader in the field of educating students (grades 3-12) with dyslexia, dysgraphia, executive function disorders, ADHD, and other learning differences located in the Philadelphia area.
    Special Education School (Friends)
    19 E Central Ave
    Paoli, PA 19301
    (610)640-4150

    Grades: 1-12 | 198 students
  • 6425 Fifth Avenue
    Pittsburgh, PA 15206
    (412)661-5992

    Grades: PK-12 | 399 students
  • 340 Morris Rd
    Fort Washington, PA 19034
    (267)405-7070

    Grades: PK-12 | 1183 students
  • 1450 Newtown Langhorne Road
    Newtown, PA 18940
    (215)968-2225

    Grades: PK-8 | 254 students
  • 583 Sugartown Road
    Malvern, PA 19355
    (610)644-1754

    Grades: 6-12 | 110 students
  • 5705 Darlington Road
    Pittsburgh, PA 15217
    (412)521-1907

    Grades: NS-8 | 296 students
  • 319 Lombard Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19147
    (215)925-3963

    Grades: NS-8 | 200 students
  • Villa Maria Academy High School
    Villa Maria Academy High School Photo
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    370 Central Ave
    Malvern, PA 19355
    (610)644-2551

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students
  • 415 N High Street
    West Chester, PA 19380
    (610)696-2937

    Grades: NS-5 | 148 students
  • 575 Washington Ln
    Jenkintown, PA 19046
    (215)886-4350

    Grades: PK-12 | 549 students
  • 275 S Ithan Ave
    Bryn Mawr, PA 19010
    (610)525-8400

    Grades: NS-12 | 587 students
  • Aquinas Academy
    Aquinas Academy Photo - Upper School students in front of the newly opened Mross-McGonigle Hall, December 2015
    (Roman Catholic)
    2308 West Hardies Road
    Gibsonia, PA 15044
    (724)444-0722

    Grades: NS-12 | 373 students
  • 701 Montgomery Avenue
    Bryn Mawr, PA 19010
    (610)525-2700

    Grades: PK-12 | 575 students
  • Benchmark School
    Benchmark School Photo
    Special Program Emphasis
    2107 North Providence Road
    Media, PA 19063
    (610)565-3741

    Grades: 1-8 | 181 students
  • 5684 York Road
    Lahaska, PA 18931
    (215)794-7491

    Grades: K-8 | 141 students
  • 2521 River Road
    Reading, PA 19605
    (610)921-3130

    Grades: NS | 95 students
  • Center School
    Center School Photo - Center School, Abington PA
    Special Education School
    2450 Hamilton Avenue
    Abington, PA 19001
    (215)657-2200

    Grades: 1-8 | 90 students
  • 6424 Forward Avenue
    Pittsburgh, PA 15217
    (412)521-1100

    Grades: NS-8 | n/a students
  • Devon Preparatory School
    Devon Preparatory School Photo - Each year members of Devon Prep's Christian Action Program (CAP) collects and delivers thousands of food items to an inner city community center for Thanksgiving.
    (Roman Catholic)
    363 N. Valley Forge Road
    Devon, PA 19333
    (610)688-7337

    Grades: 6-12 | 294 students
  • 1372 W 6th St
    Erie, PA 16505
    (814)452-4273

    Grades: NS-8 | 215 students
  • 1500 Orthodox Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19124
    (215)533-5368

    Grades: PK-8 | n/a students
  • 851 Buck Lane
    Haverford, PA 19041
    (610)642-2334

    Grades: NS-8 | 148 students
  • 228 Old Gulph Rd
    Wynnewood, PA 19096
    (610)642-7575

    Grades: NS-5 | 264 students
  • 31 West Coulter Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19144
    (215)951-2345

    Grades: NS-12 | 1064 students
  • Gladwyne Montessori
    Gladwyne Montessori Photo - 3rd year primary student gives a lesson to a 2nd year primary student using the iconic pink tower, specifically designed for children to learn about space, size, and comparison in a concrete manner.
    Montessori School
    920 Youngsford Road
    Gladwyne, PA 19035
    (610)649-1761

    Grades: NS-6 | 228 students
  • Goshen Friends School
    Goshen Friends School Photo - At Goshen Friends School, preschoolers use simple (and fun!) materials to develop fine motor skills and learn about counting, colors, and other concepts.
    Daycare / Preschool (Friends)
    814 N. Chester Rd
    West Chester, PA 19380
    (610)696-8869

    Grades: NS-PK | 65 students
  • 1509 St Rt 254
    Millville, PA 17846
    (570)458-5532

    Grades: PK-8 | 72 students
  • Gwynedd Friends Preschool & Kindergarten
    Gwynedd Friends Preschool & Kindergarten Photo
    Daycare / Preschool (Friends)
    1101 Dekalb Pike
    Gwynedd, PA 19454
    (215)699-5392

    Grades: NS-K | 122 students
  • Gwynedd Mercy Academy High School
    Gwynedd Mercy Academy High School Photo
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    1345 Sumneytown Pike
    Gwynedd Valley, PA 19437
    (215)646-8815

    Grades: 9-12 | 375 students
  • 10 Erford Road
    Lemoyne, PA 17043
    (717)763-7811

    Grades: NS-12 | 364 students
  • 450 Lancaster Ave.
    Haverford, PA 19041
    (610)642-3020

    Grades: PK-12 | 977 students
  • 2697 Brookside Road
    Macungie, PA 18062
    (610)967-3701

    Grades: 1-8 | 66 students
  • Holy Child Academy
    Holy Child Academy Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    475 Shadeland Ave
    Drexel Hill, PA 19026
    (610)259-2712

    Grades: NS-8 | 181 students
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