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Overall
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St. Anthony of Padua Regional Catholic School
9
Overall
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Math
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Science
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10
School Incidents
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Reading
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10
Attendance
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College Bound
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School Details

  • School TypePrivate Catholic
  • Grade LevelsPreK-8
  • Enrollment244
  • PrincipalSr Mary Carsele
  • Phone Number215-468-0353
  • SEPTA RoutesBSL (Tasker-Morris), Bus (29, 47M)
  • Address 913 Pierce Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19148
  • NeighborhoodEast Passyunk Crossing
  • Tuition$3,850 - $4,550 plus $150 registration fee and $25 monthly lunch fee.
  • Application DeadlineOctober 1st, 2018
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Mission

St. Anthony of Padua Regional Catholic School, a faith-based institution of 21st-century learners, seeks to instill within students a personal, loving relationship with Jesus while enabling them to achieve individual success in academia. Within a...

St. Anthony of Padua Regional Catholic School, a faith-based institution of 21st-century learners, seeks to instill within students a personal, loving relationship with Jesus while enabling them to achieve individual success in academia. Within a Catholic culture, committed to the growth of the whole person, students embrace the teachings of Jesus Christ and proclaim the Good News while thriving as service-oriented citizens of the global community.

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Points of Pride

Academics: * Graduates earn scholarships into top high schools such as SS. Neumann-Goretti, Roman Catholic, and Hallahan. * 4 Millay Scholars, 2 Maguire Scholars and 2 JCC Achievement Awardees per year recognized by the Connelly Foundation for...

Academics: * Graduates earn scholarships into top high schools such as SS. Neumann-Goretti, Roman Catholic, and Hallahan. * 4 Millay Scholars, 2 Maguire Scholars and 2 JCC Achievement Awardees per year recognized by the Connelly Foundation for outstanding accomplishment * 1st place in Mathletes Competition * A high percentage of students score at the 90th percentile or above in math and reading on nationally normed Terra Nova standardized tests. * Children’s Literacy Initiative in pre-K and kindergarten to form a strong foundation of literacy Special classes: * Well-rounded curriculum includes Italian, Gym, Music, Library and Art in addition to standard academic subjects. * Remedial services and counseling. Technology: * 3:1 student-to-computer ratio * State-of-the-art technology lab * Google Classrooms * SMART Board in every classroom * Wifi throughout the school * Distance-Learning Program * Mobile Notebook Cart * School webpage with individual teacher webpages * MSP parent/student information management system * Strong commitment to technology among teachers and administration *First in Math Program Fine arts and after-school clubs. * A more-than-6000-book library * Music on the Move program, Art Goes to School program, Musicopia program, ballroom dancing program * Student Council * Before/after-school CARES program * Augustinian Defenders for the Rights of the Poor (ADROP) * All-inclusive sports program, cheerleading, etc. Family/Community Events and Facts: * Diverse community of students * Annual Italian Festival, Christmas Caroling, Parish Processions * Various trips, strong parish/school collaboration, viable Alumni Association, Monthly Student Masses, Sacramental Preparation, Parent Meetings, Student Social Community Services, Daily Prayer * Quarterly Family Game Nights and Teen Dances; Seasonal Activities for students; prayer partners * Financial Aid and Scholarships Available

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Admissions Policy

Parents must contact the school to start the admissions process.

Parents must contact the school to start the admissions process.

Safety & Culture

St. Anthony of Padua School has an excellent emergency management plan in place and performs many drills throughout the year.

St. Anthony of Padua School has an excellent emergency management plan in place and performs many drills throughout the year.

Accreditations & Honors

Middle States Association

Middle States Association

School Details & Data

Demographics

Black 7.1%
White 51.6%
Hispanic 19.8%
Asian 16.3%
Other 5.2%

Female & Male Students

Female Students 50.5%
Male Students 49.5%

Special Education

Special Ed 11.4%

Gifted Education

Gifted 4%

English Language Learners

English Language Learner 2.5%

Students Per Grade

Enrollment Pre K
31
Kindergarten Students
31
1st Grade Students
19
2nd Grade Students
21
3rd Grade Students
25
4th Grade Students
21
5th Grade Students
21
6th Grade Students
25
7th Grade Students
21
8th Grade Students
29
Total Students
244

School Incidents

Incidents Per 100 Students
2.3

Activities & Programs

Arts Programs

  • Instrumental,
  • Dance Instr,
  • Choir,
  • Other Instrumental,
  • Dance,
  • School Plays,
  • Literature

Sports Programs

  • Basketball,
  • Soccer,
  • Baseball,
  • Softball,
  • Cheerleading,
  • Girls Basketball,
  • Girls Soccer,
  • Girls Volleyball

Language Programs

  • Italian

Parent Programs

  • Parents Home and School Association,
  • Parents School Advisory,
  • Parents Classroom Volunteers

Before and After Care

  • Before Care,
  • After Care,
  • Extended Day,
  • Extended Programming

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