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St. Katherine of Siena Catholic Grade School
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Overall
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Math
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Science
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School Incidents
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Reading
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Attendance
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School Details

  • School TypePrivate Catholic
  • Grade LevelsPreK-8
  • Waiting List Size
  • Enrollment627
  • PrincipalMrs. Regina Tanghe
  • Phone Number215-637-2181
  • School EmailStKatherineofSienaSchool@gmail.com
  • SEPTA RoutesBus (19, 66, 84)
  • Address 9738 Frankford Avenue
    Philadelphia, PA 19114
  • Fax215-824-0900
  • Tuition$3400 (Parishioner); $4,400 (Non-parishioner) plus $225 registration fee
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Mission

St. Katherine of Siena Catholic School is a faith community dedicated to high academic standards and strong gospel values. Families choose St. Katherine of Siena School so that their children may safely grow in the love of God and service to their...

St. Katherine of Siena Catholic School is a faith community dedicated to high academic standards and strong gospel values. Families choose St. Katherine of Siena School so that their children may safely grow in the love of God and service to their neighbor. With the Holy Family as our guide, we prepare our students to succeed in the present, for the future.

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Points of Pride

Fully equipped computer and LabLearner Science Lab Model school for the Children's Literacy Initiative for Grades PreK 4 - Third Grade Interactive Smartboards in every classroom Spanish Program for Grades 4 through 8th iPads in grades Prek and K...

Fully equipped computer and LabLearner Science Lab Model school for the Children's Literacy Initiative for Grades PreK 4 - Third Grade Interactive Smartboards in every classroom Spanish Program for Grades 4 through 8th iPads in grades Prek and K Chromebooks for grades 1-8 Pre 3 and Pre 4 Educational Programs with CLI 7th and 8th Grade Scholarship Preparation Seminar 7th and 8th Grade Google Classroom

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Admissions Policy

Saint Katherine of Siena admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at our school. The best way to learn more about us is to...

Saint Katherine of Siena admits students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at our school. The best way to learn more about us is to visit our school. By coming in for a tour, you can see our classroom and facilities and see our words put into action! Please call us at 215-637-2181 or stop in on weekdays between 8AM-4PM to sign up for a tour and learn more about the education experience here at St. Katherine of Siena!

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Safety & Culture

Saint Katherine of Siena requires all administration, teachers, staff and volunteers to be in compliance with the new mandated clearances. In addition, St. Katherine's has a digital security system and all visitors are buzzed in and sign in at...

Saint Katherine of Siena requires all administration, teachers, staff and volunteers to be in compliance with the new mandated clearances. In addition, St. Katherine's has a digital security system and all visitors are buzzed in and sign in at the main office. St. Katherine's has drills for Shelter in Place and Fire Drills. The school is safe and conducive to learning at all times.

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Accreditations & Honors

Middle States 2014

Middle States 2014

School Details & Data

Demographics

Black 2.5%
White 87.4%
Hispanic 4.8%
Asian 2%
Other 3.4%

Female & Male Students

Female Students 50.1%
Male Students 49.9%

Students Per Grade

Enrollment Pre K
52
Kindergarten Students
68
1st Grade Students
70
2nd Grade Students
65
3rd Grade Students
55
4th Grade Students
59
5th Grade Students
79
6th Grade Students
50
7th Grade Students
64
8th Grade Students
65
Total Students
627

Activities & Programs

Arts Programs

  • Vocal,
  • Instrumental,
  • Visual Arts,
  • Choir,
  • Dance,
  • School Plays,
  • School Musicals,
  • Literature,
  • Other

Sports Programs

  • Football,
  • Basketball,
  • Soccer,
  • Baseball,
  • Softball,
  • Track and Field,
  • Gymnastics,
  • Cross Country,
  • Team,
  • Cheerleading,
  • Girls Basketball,
  • Girls Track and Field,
  • Indoor Track,
  • Girls Indoor Track,
  • Girls Soccer,
  • Diving,
  • Girls Diving,
  • Volleyball,
  • Girls Volleyball,
  • Sports Other

Other Sports

Swim Team (CYSL)

Swim Team (CYSL)

Language Programs

  • Spanish

Parent Programs

  • Parents Home and School Association,
  • Parents School Advisory

Before and After Care

  • Before Care,
  • After Care,
  • Extended Programming

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