Independent Preschool-8th Grade



Faculty Information

4th-8th Grade Learning Support Teacher

Contact Information

School Email
School Phone
610-433-4542   x229


B.A. in Psychology and Elementary Education, Muhlenberg College
M.S., C.W. Post University, Long Island University in Educational Technology

  • School Administration training at Stony Brook University
  • Active Elementary Education certification in NY and PA
  • Professional Certification in Learning Differences (LD) and Neurodiversity through Landmark College, Putney VT


The 2019-2020 school year marks Erica Coverley’s 10th year teaching at the Swain School. Her oldest son, Trevor, graduated from Swain in 2018 after starting his education at Swain in the 1st grade and her youngest son, Hunter, will graduate this year in 2020, where he started in PreKindergarten. Erica has taught in both the public school and independent school environments. She has taught many grades throughout her 25 years of teaching and has taken on many roles at Swain, including 5th grade teacher, Global Studies Coordinator, and Curriculum Coordinator. Currently, Erica  is Swain’s Learning Specialist for our Intermediate and Middle School and Coordinator of Student Support. She will also be teaching 6th grade Humanities.

Department(s) Intermediate School (Grades 4-6), Middle School (Grades 7-8), Student Support Services
Erica Coverley