Campus

The Cooley Academic Center, located at the highest point on Penn View’s fifty-acre campus, is the hub of academic life. The second floor hosts the classroom facilities for Penn View Christian Academy and the main library, while the first floor accommodates the Institute classrooms, bookstore, and administrative offices.

The G.I. Straub Memorial Tabernacle seats over 1,000 people and is regularly used for daily chapel services and various school functions. It also serves as the venue for the annual God’s Missionary Youth Camp and the Penns Creek Camp Meeting held each summer. This spacious auditorium plays a central role in the community’s spiritual and social activities, providing a welcoming space for large gatherings and events.

The Miller Dining Center  is a beautiful and expansive air-conditioned dining area that offers a welcoming and comfortable atmosphere. Designed with modern aesthetics and ample space, it provides a perfect setting for students, staff, and visitors to enjoy their meals. The dining center is equipped with state-of-the-art facilities, ensuring a delightful dining experience. Whether you’re grabbing a quick bite or savoring a leisurely meal, the Miller Dining Center promises a pleasant and refreshing ambiance, making it a favorite gathering spot on campus.

The Mason/McIntire Student Life Center is a 25,000 sq. ft., 2-story building located on the lower campus, adjacent to the Miller Dining Center. The first floor includes an activity room, fitness room, the café, study area, and a full size gymnasium with two full size volleyball courts and a full size basketball court. The second floor is the home to a beautiful banquet room and The Bradley Spitler Memorial Music Hall. The music hall includes practice rooms, faculty offices, a piano lab classroom, Hetrick Choir and Orchestra room, music library, student lounge, and two music classrooms.

Walter Hall, the men’s dormitory, offers comfortable living accommodations for up to 52 students, creating a vibrant and close-knit community atmosphere. Residents benefit from convenient on-site laundry facilities. Additionally, Walter Hall features a well-appointed apartment for the Men’s Dean, ensuring that support and guidance are always within reach. The residence hall is designed to provide a balance of privacy and community, fostering an environment where students can thrive academically and socially. With its thoughtful amenities and dedicated staff, Walter Hall is a welcoming home away from home.

Zechman Hall, the ladies’ dormitory, provides comfortable living accommodations for up to 48 students, creating a warm and supportive residential environment. The hall features a Social Deans’ apartment, ensuring that resident advisors are readily available to offer guidance and support. Additionally, Zechman Hall is equipped with convenient vending machines and modern laundry appliances, making daily living more comfortable and convenient for the students. The thoughtfully designed facilities and amenities at Zechman Hall aim to foster a sense of community and ease, helping students focus on their academic and personal growth.”

The Hallem Memorial Building is a two-story brick structure which provides faculty housing.

The Elementary Building is thoughtfully designed to cater to the educational needs of young students, featuring well-equipped classrooms for grades K4 through 5th. This vibrant learning environment supports a range of academic activities and fosters a love of learning. Additionally, the building includes an all-purpose auditorium, a versatile space used for elementary chapel services, physical education classes, PTF (Parent-Teacher Fellowship) events, and various other school functions. This auditorium serves as the heart of the building, bringing the school community together for diverse activities. Furthermore, the building boasts a state-of-the-art playground, enclosed by a secure fence, providing a safe and engaging outdoor space where children can play, explore, and develop their physical skills. The playground’s modern design ensures it is both fun and safe, making it a favorite spot for students.

Also located on the campus are twenty-two staff residences and a large athletic playing field, including an outdoor basketball/volleyball court.