Up until about 1850, every church had its parochial school beside it. The school house of the Swamp Reformed Church (Leidy Road and Swamp Pike) was demolished about 1955.


Employment Opportunities

ASSISTANT TO THE TOWNSHIP MANAGER - New Hanover Township, Montgomery County, PA seeks a skilled self-starting and dependable individual to serve as the Assistant to the Township Manager in the Administration Department.  The Candidate must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Public Administration, Communication, Marketing, or a related field/transferrable experience, or any equivalent combination of experience and training that provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities; two (2) to five (5) years of experience in local government, preferred; experience with preparing written statements and using different media sources to effectively inform a community; and experience planning events . FT, 36 hrs/wk (M-R standard schedule*). Healthcare/Vision/Dental Coverage/PTO/Holidays/Other Benefits included. Must pass drug/alcohol/physical exam. EOE. Salary Range: $45,000-$65,000.  Interested candidates should review the full job description and then fill out an employment application and email it with a cover letter and a resume in one attachment to Jamie Gwynn at  The application process will close at noon on August 16.