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Overall
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St. George School
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Math
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Science
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10
School Incidents
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6
Reading
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10
Attendance
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School Details

  • School TypePrivate Catholic
  • Grade LevelsPreK-8
  • Waiting List Size8
  • Enrollment171
  • PrincipalMr Daniel J. Markowski
  • Phone Number215-634-8803
  • SEPTA RoutesBus (25, 73)
  • Address 2700 East Venango Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19134
  • NeighborhoodRichmond
  • Tuition$3,000 - $4,700 plus $150 computer fee per family and two mandatory fundraisers ($200)
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Mission

Saint George School has served the educational and spiritual needs of the Port Richmond community for nearly a century. With a strong emphasis on family atmosphere, tradition and challenging academics, the Saint George community embraces new...

Saint George School has served the educational and spiritual needs of the Port Richmond community for nearly a century. With a strong emphasis on family atmosphere, tradition and challenging academics, the Saint George community embraces new developments in technology and celebrates an environment of self-awareness, self-fulfillment, and a strong sense of community.

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Points of Pride

Recipient of several Connelly Foundation initiatives including the PACT Program, CAP Program, and Technology Grants.

Recipient of several Connelly Foundation initiatives including the PACT Program, CAP Program, and Technology Grants.

Admissions Policy

Interested families must submit a registration form (found on our website), $125 registration fee ($190 fee for two or more children), medical forms, birth certificate, Social Security card, Baptismal certificate, "Letter of Release" from...

Interested families must submit a registration form (found on our website), $125 registration fee ($190 fee for two or more children), medical forms, birth certificate, Social Security card, Baptismal certificate, "Letter of Release" from Pastor of Catholic school (if applicable), tuition/technology fees, lunch contract (grades 1-8), uniform from DiGiulio's, copy of latest report card (transfer students only), copy of any testing/modifications or accommodations (if applicable), two fundraisers (sponsored through the Home & School Association) and any custody/court issued documents pertaining to students.

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Safety & Culture

We believe in providing a safe, family-oriented atmosphere where students can grow, achieve and experience great success. We affirm the Catholic beliefs and values which are the foundation of our institution and instill those attributes in all those...

We believe in providing a safe, family-oriented atmosphere where students can grow, achieve and experience great success. We affirm the Catholic beliefs and values which are the foundation of our institution and instill those attributes in all those who are part of our family.

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Accreditations & Honors

Middle States Accreditation

Middle States Accreditation

School Details & Data

Demographics

White 95.1%
Hispanic 2.8%
Asian 1.4%
Other 0.7%

Female & Male Students

Female Students 42%
Male Students 58%

Special Education

Special Ed 6.3%

Students Per Grade

Enrollment Pre K
14
Kindergarten Students
15
1st Grade Students
20
2nd Grade Students
19
3rd Grade Students
15
4th Grade Students
20
5th Grade Students
15
6th Grade Students
14
7th Grade Students
21
8th Grade Students
18
Total Students
171

School Incidents

Incidents Per 100 Students
1.5

Activities & Programs

Arts Programs

  • Vocal,
  • Instrumental,
  • Choir,
  • School Plays,
  • School Musicals

Sports Programs

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

Other Activities

Fine arts; music; piano/vocal lessons; Saint George School offers two choices for after school care that are run separately from the school entity: the Welcome Center (directly across the street from the school) as well as Samuels Recreation Center...

Fine arts; music; piano/vocal lessons; Saint George School offers two choices for after school care that are run separately from the school entity: the Welcome Center (directly across the street from the school) as well as Samuels Recreation Center offer two options for parents and families for after school care. Both programs work in conjunction with the school schedule.

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Parent Programs

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

Before and After Care

  • After Care

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