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Overall
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St. Pio Catholic School
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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
  • Waiting List SizeThere is a waitlist for Preschool for three-year-olds.
  • Enrollment227
  • PrincipalMrs. Eileen Wilson
  • Phone Number215-467-5430
  • School Emaileileensharpwilson@gmail.com
  • SEPTA RoutesBSL (Oregon), Bus (2, 68)
  • Address 1826 Pollock Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19145
  • NeighborhoodSouth Philadelphia
  • Tuition$3185 plus $100 registration fee and $80 per child lunch fee.$200 per family Activity Fee
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Mission

We lead children to develop a close relationship with God through prayer, scholarship and charity.

We lead children to develop a close relationship with God through prayer, scholarship and charity.

Points of Pride

Students in all grades are offered a world language (Spanish); Our degreed and certified teachers participate in ongoing professional development to keep their skills current; Our dynamic Home & School Association provides a variety of social...

Students in all grades are offered a world language (Spanish); Our degreed and certified teachers participate in ongoing professional development to keep their skills current; Our dynamic Home & School Association provides a variety of social activities to bring families together as a school community; Monthly service activities help our students learn to reach out to others in their community and the world at large; Students have the opportunity to participate in Math Matters, a long distance telecommunication program of math instruction for grades 5 to 8; We offer after school clubs in Arts & Crafts, and Italian.

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Admissions Policy

Must be 4 by September 1 for pre-K (pre-K3 program available), 5 by September 1 for kindergarten and 6 by September 1 for 1st grade. Must submit required documentation to register. Contact the school for more information on our admissions process.1

Must be 4 by September 1 for pre-K (pre-K3 program available), 5 by September 1 for kindergarten and 6 by September 1 for 1st grade. Must submit required documentation to register. Contact the school for more information on our admissions process.1

Safety & Culture

1) We offer our students an annual anti-bullying program which includes classroom presentations and guest speakers. 2) Monitors are present in the cafeteria and school yard during lunch periods. 3) Students are not permitted to travel anywhere in the...

1) We offer our students an annual anti-bullying program which includes classroom presentations and guest speakers. 2) Monitors are present in the cafeteria and school yard during lunch periods. 3) Students are not permitted to travel anywhere in the building alone. 4) Teachers accompany students in all dismissal lines. 5) We practice the following safety drills on a regular basis: fire drill, internal lockdown, external lockdown, shelter in place and evacuation drill. 6) Students receive formal instruction twice a year on personal safety. 7) All entrances have automatic locking doors. 8) We have recently installed cameras to make the the faculity and grounds safer.

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Accreditations & Honors

We are accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges & Schools - Commission on Elementary & Secondary Schools. We are a member of the National Catholic Educators' Association. We are recipients of the Connelly Foundation...

We are accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges & Schools - Commission on Elementary & Secondary Schools. We are a member of the National Catholic Educators' Association. We are recipients of the Connelly Foundation Technology Grant, the Sports Complex Civic Association Grant and a Connelly Foundation Grant for "Math Matters", a long distance learning program.

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School Details & Data

Demographics

Black 5.2%
White 89.1%
Hispanic 1.7%
Asian 4%

Female & Male Students

Female Students 47.7%
Male Students 52.3%

Special Education

Special Ed 8.6%

Students Per Grade

Enrollment Pre K
51
Kindergarten Students
25
1st Grade Students
17
2nd Grade Students
19
3rd Grade Students
16
4th Grade Students
17
5th Grade Students
18
6th Grade Students
19
7th Grade Students
30
8th Grade Students
15
Total Students
227

Activities & Programs

Arts Programs

  • Instrumental,
  • Visual Arts,
  • Dance Instr,
  • Other Instrumental,
  • Other

Sports Programs

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

Other Activities

Student Council; Italian Club; Arts & Crafts Club; Liturgy Club; Yearbook

Student Council; Italian Club; Arts & Crafts Club; Liturgy Club; Yearbook

Language Programs

  • Spanish

Parent Programs

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

Parent Involvement

Parents may volunteer for school events and may work as lunch parents.

Parents may volunteer for school events and may work as lunch parents.

Before and After Care

  • Before Care,
  • After Care,
  • Extended Programming

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