Fast Fact and Figures

  • The Tulpehocken Area School District is located in the northwestern corner of Berks County. It is approximately 45 miles east of Harrisburg, 20 miles north of Reading, and 45 miles west of Allentown. It includes the five municipalities of Penn Township, Tulpehocken Township, Jefferson Township, Bethel Township, and Bernville Borough. The district encompasses approximately 100 square miles.


    Students in the Tulpehocken Area School District are educated in three buildings. The Bethel Elementary School and the Penn Bernville Elementary School are located on opposite ends of the district and educate students in kindergarten through sixth grade. The Tulpehocken Area Junior-Senior High School educates students in grades seven through twelve. There are approximately 1330 students served by the Tulpehocken Area School District.

    27 Rehrersburg Rd
    Bethel, PA 19507
    P: 717-933-4611
    F: 717-933-9724
    Dr. Andrew D. Netznik, Superintendent of Schools
    Dr. Denis P. Quirk, Assistant Superintendent
    Thomas L. Kowalonek, Chief Financial Officer
    Matthew Shirk, Chief Operating Officer


    Bethel Elementary School 
    8390 Lancaster Avenue, Bethel, PA 19507
    P: 717-933-4131
    F: 717-933-8485
    Andrew Guers, Principal

    Penn-Bernville Elementary School 
    24 Shartlesville Road, Bernville, PA 19506
    P: 610-488-6248
    F: 610-488-1188
    Lindsey Babczak, Principal

    Tulpehocken Area Junior/Senior High School (Grades 7-12)
    430 New Schaefferstown Road, Bernville PA. 19506
    P: 610-488-6286
    F: 610-488-7976
    Christopher Hamrick, HS Principal 
    Nev Lynch, JH Principal