Drexel Newman Academy

1901 Potter St
Chester, PA 19013-0190
Tel: (610)872-7358
Grades: PK-9 | 205 students
As the only Catholic school in Chester, we are committed to proclaiming the Good News of Jesus Christ to our multi-cultural school family, home family, and world community.
We, staff and students together, give testimony to this Good News by actively participating in peacemaking skills, fostering mutual respect in the midst of diversity, and developing our God-given talents through healthy self-discipline and concrete learning experiences.
Through this consistent integration of Gospel values with skills development in a wholistic framework, our students are prepared not only to take their rightful places in society, but also to put their gifts in service and in hope for the world community.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-9

Student Body

Total Students 205 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Drexel Newman Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1
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