Complementing its many other fine assets, the Upper Perkiomen Valley has outstanding educational opportunities. Education in the community and surrounding area is well-developed at every level with preschools, state certified day care centers, a locally run school district, private schools and colleges and universities.
Upper Perkiomen School District (UPSD)
The Upper Perkiomen School District has an excellent reputation and serves the community with two elementary schools (Hereford and Marlborough Elementary), one middle school and one high school. With approximately 3,400 students, the district tends to reflect the community which it operates in – a small town atmosphere and a yearning to improve students’ education to the fullest degree. High school students interested in a technical career may attend the Western Montgomery Career and Technology Center in Limerick. Providing skill development and alternate instruction using state-of-the-art equipment and instructional styles, the Center customizes programs for individuals according to their career interest.
2229 E. Buck Rd., Ste. 2, Pennsburg, PA 18073
Hereford Elementary School
1043 Gravel Pike, Hereford, PA 18058
Marlborough Elementary School
1450 Gravel Pike, Green Lane, PA 18054
Upper Perkiomen Middle School
510 Jefferson St., East Greenville, PA 18041
Upper Perkiomen High School
2 Walt Rd., Pennsburg, PA 18073
Western Montgomery Career & Technology Center
Tenth-, eleventh- and twelfth-grade students wishing to pursue specialized training for a technical career can enroll in half-day programs at the WMC&TC in nearby Limerick. In addition to direct entry into the workforce, WMC&TC students are prepared to enroll in college studies. Many two- and four-year institutions offer programs of study that complement the occupational offerings at WCTS.
77 Graterford Rd., Limerick, PA 19468
The Perkiomen School
Since 1875, The Perkiomen School has inspired students to risk becoming their best. The school is a traditional, coeducational, college preparatory, boarding, and day school for students in grades 6 to 12. Students are prepared for success in college and life, the school nurtures common sense, a sense of justice, a sense of honor, a sense of responsibility, and a sense of humor. The graduates are ready to learn, lead, and live as global citizens and innovators.
200 Seminary St., Pennsburg, PA 18073
Red Hill Christian School
A private Christian School with three campuses meeting the needs of families with quality preschool, full day kindergarten, child care, summer camp, and a separate elementary school.
208 E. 5th St., Red Hill, PA 18076
Montgomery County Community College
This region has a wealth of local colleges and universities within easy commuting distance. With a campus in nearby Pottstown, Montgomery County Community College is a valuable educational resource. The West Campus is a vibrant learning environment dedicated to student success through challenging academics, personalized attention and career advancement. The full-service campus includes the University Center, a unique partnership that enables students to earn undergraduate and graduate degrees, as well as professional certificates, from select area colleges and universities. Montgomery County Community College partners with businesses to meet the workforce needs of the community and improve the lives of individuals, as well as improve the local economy. The College also partners with the Upper Perkiomen School District offering dual enrollment courses.
340 DeKalb Pike, Blue Bell, PA 19422