Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary School

Tel: (610)869-9576
Grades: PK-8 | 283 students
Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary School exists to foster a community of faith by promoting Jesus' teachings, celebrating individual student strengths, and supporting individual student needs.
This parish school community is committed to providing students with the skills necessary to make responsible and respectful choices based on their Catholic faith.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1922

Student Body

Total Students 283 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
6%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 22 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(School Uniform Required)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 31 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $3,975
Tuition Notes Discounts for multiple children. In parish and out of parish rates offered.
% on Financial Aid
22%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,500
Acceptance Rate
98%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Kristen Sullivan

Sports

Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Altar Serving, Band, CYO Sports, Cantor Club, News Team, Student Council, Yearbook Altar Serving, Band, CYO Sports, Cantor Club, News Team, Yearbook, Student Council,

School Notes

Spiritual Development
Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary School is an accredited school in which faith and academics are intertwined.  In addition to faith formation five days per week and the celebration of First Friday Mass every month, Assumption BVM students are given opportunities to live their faith through the “Encounter the Living Christ Volunteer Program.” Cantor Club, Prayer Partner Program, Class Masses, Service Projects and Holiday Prayer Services are just a few examples of the culture of faith that exists throughout the school. 

Social Development
The school encourages students to participate in extracurricular activities.  Assumption BVM School offers a variety of programs to foster students social development as well as promoting school spirit.  Students are also taught to appreciate individual and cultural diversity and respect the uniqueness of everyone.

Personal Development
The school faculty strive to teach students the importance of self-esteem and self-discipline.  Personal accountability and cooperation, as well as assisting the students in developing a Christian attitude towards others, are encouraged.

  •  An accredited & strong faith based curriculum
  •  Small class sizes
  •  Library, Science & Computer Labs
  •  Excellent experienced teachers
  •  Vibrant sense of family & community
  •  After School Child Care
  •  Extra Curricular Activities
  •  Tuition Assistance for qualifying families  

Profile last updated: 07/16/2015

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A little gem located in Southern Chester County! Family environment, faith based. Students are respected and loved. Recommend without hesitation.
- Posted by Parent, 03/07/13

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