Welcome to the Bryn Athyn Church School

Welcome to the Bryn Athyn ChurchThe Bryn Athyn Church School offers a high-quality education for children from Kindergarten through Eighth Grade. Its mission is to help prepare them to be useful citizens of this world and to instill in them the values and habits needed by members of the Lord’s heavenly kingdom.

To do this, the school educates children in the light of the teachings of the New Church. Religion is integrated into every aspect of the school’s life through both direct and indirect instruction. Students attend daily worship services and study religion in the classroom. Love to the Lord and toward the neighbor are the highest values taught, together with obedience to the Ten Commandments and a life of useful service to others. Parents who are sincerely interested in and affirmative to what the New Church teaches are invited to consider Bryn Athyn Church School for their children.

Recent News

New Virtual Versions of Traditional Events at BACS

Written by on May 25, 2020

Typically the spring term is full of milestone projects and events at BACS. While this spring is very different, creative teachers have been finding ways to have virtual versions of some of these activities. Examples include the second and third grades who put together versions of their mythology plays and puppet shows by editing together […]

Retiring Teacher

Written by on May 15, 2020

Earlier this month Janna King let us know that she will be retiring from BACS at the end of the school year. Janna joined the staff at BACS in 2006 as part of her lifelong career as an educator. In her fourteen years here she has lovingly served scores of our students as a teacher […]

Teacher Appreciation Week

Written by on May 4, 2020

This week is designated as Teacher Appreciation Week. It’s an item that appears on US calendars every year, but this year it feels different. I have been impressed over and over again with the work of our teachers through this period of remote learning. They have been asked to completely rework their curriculums, to provide […]