The Pen Ryn School

  • The Pen Ryn School is a unique private school that functions with mutual respect, support, and enthusiasm in a nurturing atmosphere. Parents, teachers, administrators, and alumni strive to build an educational home.
  • Students can then grow with loving care, and gain self-respect and confidence.
  • The Pen Ryn School family will nurture students in a safe, caring environment, where the curriculum considers individual needs and encourages the pursuit of educational excellence at each student's potential, empower each student with essential skills necessary to become an independent critical thinker and life-long learner, and encourage respect for oneself and others, while contributing to the community as a productive and responsible citizen.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Association of Delaware Valley Independent Schools
National Middle School Association
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students252 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade The Pen Ryn School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size15 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$10,000
Tuition Notes9,000-11,000
Admissions DirectorLeigh Reed
Admissions AssociateLois Lambing


Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Freestyle Skiing, Soccer, SoftballBasketballCheering,
Cross CountryFreestyle Skiing,
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Newtown
    Grades: PK-8 | 254 students
    4.7 miles
    1450 Newtown Langhorne Road
    Newtown, PA 18940
    (215) 968-2225
    4.7 PK-8
  • Fairless Hills
    Grades: PK-K | 41 students
    1.7 miles
    840 Trenton Road
    Fairless Hills, PA 19030
    (215) 943-3656
    1.7 PK-K
  • Bensalem
    Saint Ephrem School
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    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: NS-8 | 381 students
    4.8 miles
    5340 Hulmeville Road
    Bensalem, PA 19020
    (215) 639-9488
    4.8 NS-8
  • Fairless Hills
    Grades: K-8 | 141 students
    2.3 miles
    676 Lincoln Highway
    Fairless Hills, PA 19030
    (215) 736-2391
    2.3 K-8
  • Fairless Hills
    Grades: 9-12 | 431 students
    0.6 miles
    611 Wistar Rd
    Fairless Hills, PA 19030
    (215) 945-6200
    0.6 9-12

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (12 reviews)
We've been at Pen Ryn for 7 years now and have two kids enrolled. The kids love the school and my wife and I love the small classes and caring teachers. Highly recommended affordable private school in Bucks!
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Pen Ryn School offers everything that we could possibly want for our children. I am very happy so far with everything they have done for us.
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We've been sending our kids to Pen Ryn School for around 8 years now and we are so happy with everything they have done for us and our children.
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Sending our kids to The Pen Ryn School is the absolute best decision we could have made. The experience they have here is amazing. I could not ask for anything better.
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It is easy to see that the teachers and staff genuinely care about the students here at The Pen Ryn School. I would highly recommend the school to anyone I know with children.
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Pen Ryn School is a facility where you know that the teachers really take the time and effort to know and understand your children. Whenever you reach out to them for questions to be answered, etc. they are more than pleased to help you get them answered.
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The Pen Ryn School is an excellent school that provides a great learning environment for all students.
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I have known Pen RYn for over 30 years and they have an excellent reputation in the community.
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Very happy that my children go here. They are always bringing home projects that they are doing and the way that they talk about them and explain them to me, I can tell that they are learning! Very proud of them.
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I really love how caring and helpful the staff it. They give the individual attention to the children that they deserve. I am very thankful!
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This school is awesome! It has fun activites and lots of fun events. I a am student here and Ithink the small calsses and kind and helping teachers are the best part of this school.
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Both my children have been at the Pen Ryn School for 2 years now. My 5th and 6th grader both love the school along with their teachers. I''m thrilled with their academic curriculum as a parent.
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The average private school tuition in Pennsylvania is $7,939 for elementary schools and $16,403 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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