An Exceptional Experience

At Harrisburg Academy, we view education as an amazing journey of self-discovery and challenges not only met, but surpassed.  Our students, preschool through high school, are well-rounded scholars and artists, talented athletes and musicians, and globally minded philanthropists. They all benefit from the advantages of a small learning community each and every day -- and the advantages are many.

 

FROM DYNAMIC CLASSROOM EXPERIENCES...

including a curriculum that addresses student interest and skill within small classes and is not bound to teach to the test, hands-on, student-driven learning opportunities through the Centers for Experiential Learning & Innovation, and personal college counseling starting in Middle School;

 

TO STRONG LEARNING OUTCOMES...

including higher test scores than other area students, the IB Diploma learning experience and its merit for students in 12th grade and in college, and a lasting connection to a community of successful industry leaders and alumni;

 

TO THE STRENGTH OF CHARACTER...

our preschool through high school students build through being a part of a school committed to personal integrity, an Academy education is truly something more and something different.

 

Currently, our student body draws from 27 school districts and six counties in the midstate, representing families of all socioeconomic, racial, religious, and geographic backgrounds.  With a strong, college preparatory-focused liberal arts program, we provide a rigorous core curriculum of "reading, writing, and arithmetic,” science, the arts, and technology; but we also incorporate 21st century learning strategies and innovation into our students' experience.  Our institution may be 235 years old, but we operate as a forward-thinking school of the future.

 

Learn more about the advantages of an Academy education directly from the words of our parents, as presented in our Academy Advantages Booklet. We encourage you to contact our Admission Office with additional questions.

 

 

 

 

Discover the Advantage: Expanded Early Childhood Programming
 
Middle School and High School Advantages

 

The Advantage of Personalized College Counseling
 
Middle School: Thrive, Not Survive

Harrisburg's Only Independent School,
Serving Students Preschool - 12th Grade.

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10 Erford Road | Wormleysburg, PA 17043
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