Areas We Serve

The Swain School is an independent private school that serves students from preschool through eighth grade on a beautiful 20-acre campus located in Allentown, PA. We’re conveniently located just off Interstate 78 and within easy access of Interstate 476 and Route 22. Our students come from a variety of communities in and around the Allentown area. 

Why Families Choose The Swain School

Families from throughout the Lehigh Valley area are watching their children thrive at The Swain School. Our teachers empower children to become confident explorers who have the ability to work collaboratively. With an average student to teacher ratio of 7 to 1 and a safe, inclusive environment, every child is nurtured to reach their potential and given opportunities to develop leadership skills.


Transportation from 13 School Districts

For students in kindergarten through eighth grade, bus transportation is provided to The Swain School by school districts with a border located within ten miles of our campus. Bus service is arranged by our school in conjunction with the local school districts.

Currently, bus transportation  is available from the following school districts: 

  • Allentown (through fifth grade)
  • Bethlehem
  • Brandywine Heights
  • Catasauqua
  • East Penn
  • Northampton
  • Northwestern Lehigh
  • Parkland
  • Salisbury
  • Saucon Valley
  • Southern Lehigh
  • Upper Perkiomen
  • Whitehall Coplay

In addition to these school districts, families from the Easton, Fleetwood, Kutztown, Nazareth, Northern Lehigh, Pen Argyl, and Quakertown districts are also part of The Swain School community.

Come Tour Our School

If you want to explore how The Swain School can help your child build a strong foundation of academic and character excellence, come visit us. In addition to meeting teachers and seeing classrooms in action, you’ll be able to tour all of our facilities, including:

  • The Imaginate Center, a flexible learning center for invention, design, and experimentation
  • Our regulation size gym and performing arts venue
  • An environmental classroom and rain garden
  • Our amphitheater
  • Sports fields

Personal tours can be arranged by calling or emailing:

Karen Fabiano

Director of Enrollment Management
610-433-4542, ext. 119