The Swain School
- The Swain School is an independent, coed day school located on 20 acres in Salisbury Township in the Lehigh Valley of Pennsylvania. We offer a progressive curriculum with academic rigor to 300 students in Preschool through 8th grade; they come from 22 area school districts.
- Features include a thorough program of arts (visual, music, and drama), state-of-the art science and technology, languages, a thoughtfully-designed character education program, numerous off-campus experiences, and a full selection of athletics and after-school activities.
- The Imaginate Center - a fully-equipped Makerspace - was opened in the fall of 2015 and is home to scheduled classes, after-school programs, and summer camps.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)|
Association of Delaware Valley Independent Schools (ADVIS)
Pennsylvania Association of Independent Schools (PAIS)
|Grades Offered||Grades Nursery/Preschool-8|
|Total Students||294 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 22%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||44 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||7:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||14 students|
|Classroom Dress Code||Formal|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Tuition Notes||Rates vary by grade level; available at www.swain.org/tuition|
|% on Financial Aid|
|Admissions Director||Karen Fabiano|
|Total Sports Offered||8 sports|
|Sports||Archery, Basketball, Cross Country, Cross Fit, Dance, Field Hockey, Lacrosse, SoccerArchery, Basketball,|
Cross Country, Cross Fit,
Dance, Field Hockey,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||5 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Arts and Music Programs:|
Choral ensembles, Dramatic plays, Instrumental ensembles and band, Musical
Recreational Athletic Programs:
After-school recreational athletic programs
Profile last updated:
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Allentown Grades: PK-8 | 247 students
1151 S Cedar Crest Blvd
Allentown, PA 18103
(610)776-7301 1.2 PK-8
- Allentown Grades: NS-8 | 391 students
210 North 18th Street
Allentown, PA 18104
(610)435-8981 1.4 NS-8
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