633 East 4th St.
Bridgeport, PA 19405

Phone: 610-945-0060


The Upper Merion Vantage Academy accepts regular and special education students in grades 7–12 who need a small, structured, and nurturing therapeutic environment where academic success is a priority. Student eligibility criteria include a willingness and ability to commit to following the structure of the program, basic skill levels above fifth grade, the ability to learn in an inclusive classroom, and no need of physical intervention on a regular basis to maintain the safety of self and others.

To learn more about the Upper Merion Vantage Academy or schedule a visit and tour of our campus, please contact Amanda Heintzelman at 610-945-0060.

Virtual Tour



Services and Features


  • Academic curriculum approved by the PA Department of Education that meets state graduation requirements
  • Variety of classes taught by certified teachers to match students’ interests and ability levels
  • Small class size
  • Special education support and services
  • Inclusive classes
  • Individualized academic planning and advisement
  • Preparation for Keystone Exams and PSSA’s


  • A credentialed counselor assigned to each student
  • Individual counseling
  • Counselors who facilitate regular communication between home and school, and assist students in setting and achieving goals
  • Individualized treatment planning
  • A comprehensive and structured behavior management system with motivational system of recognition and rewards

Parent Involvement

Other Features