Big Spring School District, 30 miles west of Harrisburg, is located in the scenic community of Newville and nine surrounding townships. Residents enjoy a small town atmosphere with big town conveniences. The region is rich with historical attractions, higher education institutions, and recreational activities.
Big Spring has a K - 12 enrollment of 2,600 students housed in three elementary, one middle school and one high school. The focus of the District is to provide challenging learning opportunities that meet the unique needs of every student to build a foundation for lifelong learning. All 205 professional staff, 125 support personnel, and administrators ensure that every day is a great day to learn at Big Spring.