Education

Monroe County is served by four public school districts, each with its own elected school board. Several private schools also are available. Institutions of higher education are located both in Monroe County and in the nearby Lehigh Valley and Scranton/Wilkes-Barre areas.

PUBLIC SCHOOLS

East Stroudsburg Area School District

570-424-8500
P.O. Box 298
North Courtland Street
East Stroudsburg, PA 18301
Web site: www.cavalier.net
Two high schools, two intermediate schools and six elementary schools with an enrollment of 7,712 students.

Pleasant Valley School District

570-992-7178
Route 115
Brodheadsville, PA 18322
Web site: www.pvbears.org
One high school, one intermediate school, one middle school and four elementary schools with an enrollment of 6,919 students.

Pocono Mountain School District

570-839-7121
P. O. Box 200,
Swiftwater, PA 18370
Web site: www.pmsd.org
High schools, two intermediate schools and six elementary schools with an enrollment of 11,208.

Stroudsburg Area School District

570-421-1990
23 Linden Street
Stroudsburg, PA 18360
Web site: www.stroudsburg.k12.pa.us
One high school, one junior high school, one intermidiate elementary school, and five elementary schools with an enrollment of 5,526.

VOCATIONAL SCHOOLS

Monroe Career & Technical Institute

570-629-2001
P. O. Box 66, Laurel Drive
Bartonsville, PA 18321
Web site: www.mcavts-ace.org
Vocational and technical training plus a wide variety of adult evening classes. Enrollment of 953 day students and 883 evening students.


PRIVATE SCHOOLS

East Stroudsburg Christian Academy

570-421-4087
9 Three Point Garden Road
East Stroudsburg, PA 18301
Grades preschool through 12 with an enrollment of 100 students.

Evergreen Community School

570-595-6355
P. O. Box 523
Mountainhome, PA 18342
Grades six through ten with an enrollment of 44 students.

Monsignor McHugh School

570-595-7463
Route 390
Cresco, PA 18326
Grades preschool through eight with an enrollment of 470 students.

Notre Dame Elementary School

570-421-3651
78 Ridgeway Street
East Stroudsburg, PA 18301
Grades preschool through six with an enrollment of 420 students.

Notre Dame High School

570-421-0466
60 Spangenburg Avenue
East Stroudsburg, PA 18301
Grades seven through 12 with an enrollment of 355 students.

Seventh Day Adventist School

570-421-5577
RR 2, Box 2085
West Main Street
Stroudsburg, PA 18360
Grades one through eight with an enrollment of 20 students.
 

COLLEGES & UNIVERSITIES

East Stroudsburg University Of Pennsylvania

A Small University with Great Ambition
Office of Admission: 570-422-3542
Web site: www.esu.edu

Founded in 1893, East Stroudsburg University is one of 14 universities in the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education. The university enrolls 4,732 undergraduate students and 1,079 graduate students in the Schools of Arts and Sciences, Professional Studies, Health Sciences and Human Performance. ESU offers more than 60 undergraduate degree programs and five graduate certificate programs. The university also provides a variety of continuing education opportunities for the community in addition to athletic and cultural events.

Northampton Community College – Monroe Campus

570.620.9221
Old Mill Road
Tannersville, PA 18372
Web site: www.northampton.edu

The college, with a main campus in Bethlehem, has expanded to bring educational opportunities to a larger population of students by opening off-campus centers. Credit and non-credit classes are offered at the Monroe Campus in Tannersville, a site at Fountain Court in Bartonsville and others. Enrollment at the Monroe Campus: 1536.

 

 

For more information contact: Patricia Metzgar at
pmetzgar@greaterpoconochamber.com or call 570-421-4433