The Wyndcroft School offers far more than a rigorous academic curriculum and top-quality arts and athletics programs for children. We strive to be one of the best co-educational private schools in PA for children in early education through eighth grade. We’re not only recognized as an academic leader in Pottstown, but day schools for senior high education across Montgomery County and Berks County, Pennsylvania, have also acknowledged the distinct difference in confidence, skill-set and character-development from our Wyndcroft graduates. We are committed to the success of our students, and we aim to prepare them to live and thrive in a global community.
It can be difficult to find top-quality programs for early education in Pottstown and throughout the surrounding cities, but The Wyndcroft School makes it easy and comfortable for you to trust that our students are in the best possible care from as early as age three, all the up to eighth grade. When students graduate from our middle school, Pottstown and nearby cities like Reading, Phoenixville, and Norristown, offer a lot of great options for secondary education, and we feel confident our students will be prepared to succeed in any secondary or higher education institution they are enrolled in.
The Wyndcroft School is a co-educational elementary day school for children in grades Early Education through Eight. The mission of the school is to offer a rigorous academic program enabling the child to establish a firm foundation for a happy and successful future with confidence to succeed in an ever-changing world. The curriculum is traditional and designed to develop the whole child. It emphasizes fundamental skill instruction, character development, and the pursuit of excellence in English, history, mathematics, science, foreign languages and the arts.In a small class setting, the school endeavors to provide a safe, nurturing environment fostering creativity, a love of learning, personal integrity, determination and respect for others.
School founded in 1918
Coeducational, independent, elementary day school
Early Childhood (3 yrs. old) to Grade 8
Extended Day available for EC and PK
After School Care available for EC to 8th
What Is An Independent School?
A school is defined as independent if it is primarily supported by tuition, charitable contributions, and endowment income, not by tax or church funds, is independently governed by a board of trustees, practices nondiscriminatory policies, and is accredited by the regional association, in our case the Pennsylvania Association of Independent Schools (PAIS Bylaws Article 3; Section 3.1).
Average class size: 12
Student-Teacher Ratio: 8:1
Student Body Racial Diversity: 29%
The Wyndcroft School recognizes the importance of preparing our students to live and thrive in a global community. We endeavor to create an environment where all people are valued and all beliefs are respected. The understanding of inclusiveness and appreciation of differences is embedded in our community and promoted through our daily activities.
Physical Education/Health and Wellness
Vocal and Instrumental Music
Creative Movement and Drama
Transportation is provided by the following school districts:
Wyndcroft also provides bussing from the Reading and areas in Berks County, as well as Methacton and points in Chester and Montgomery Counties.
Financial assistance awarded annually for eligible students in Kindergarten through Grade 8.
Secondary School Placement
Our graduates leave Wyndcroft prepared for their high school careers. Click here for specifics.
Accreditation and Memberships
Wyndcroft is accredited by the Pennsylvania Association of Independent Schools (PAIS) and is a member of the following:
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Association of Delaware Valley Independent Schools (ADVIS)
Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE)
Pennsylvania Association of Independent Schools Business Officers Association (PAISBOA)
Secondary School Admission Test (SSAT)
Educational Records Bureau (ERB)
Anatomy of a
- Loves learning
- Sense of gratitude
- Concern for others
- Socially responsible
- Values education
- Well prepared
- Strong character
- Engage, active, curious
- Builds authentic relationships
- Part of a true community
- Verbal eloquence
- Mastery in mathematics
- Uses technology as a tool
- Unparalleled work ethic
- Commitment to hard work
- Leadership skills
- Well mannered