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PK-8|Private
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School leader:  Todd Stansbery
1100 S 24th St
Allentown, PA 18103

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(610) 433-4542
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"We are best known for small classes and offering many opportunities to learn."

BASIC INFORMATION

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    Before, After
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  • Facilities
    Sports Fields, Art room, Audiovisual aids, Auditorium...
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    Social justice, Service learning...
  • Arts
    Video and film production, Graphics...
  • World languages
    Spanish, Chinese - Mandarin
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39 reviews

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Overall:
Submitted by a parent · May 06, 2016
Not worth the money. Lots of students leaving to get better educated and more challenged in the public schools. Loads of fluff and no substance. Not on par with any premier independent school. Poorly run. Numbers dropping.

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Submitted by a parent · December 08, 2015
Swain is a remarkable community, filled with caring teachers, dedicated administrators, and a wide range of family types and styles. We have found it to be a wonderful home for our (now) 2nd grader, and from the beginning of her 1st grade year... more

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Submitted by a parent · August 07, 2013
The school is NOT academically challenging, with the exception of the science program and one kindergarten teacher. Reading material is grade level, not based on a child's instructional reading level. Reading (4th on) and math are taught as... more

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Submitted by a parent · July 22, 2012
One of my children graduated from Swain, the other is currently in the middle school. During their time at Swain, I have been impressed with the intellectually challenging curriculum and the well trained and dedicated teachers. My children have... more

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The Swain School
1100 S 24th St, Allentown, PA  18103
Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 39 reviews. (610) 433-4542
Last modified The Swain School is a Private school that serves grades PK-8
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