Grades: NS-8 | 181 students
Independent, Catholic, co-educational school for children ages 2 years through 8th Grade.
We believe that all children are unique individuals endowed by God with special talents and gifts.
Our atmosphere is based on trust and reverence for the dignity of each person.
We seek to develop the emotional, intellectual, spiritual, moral, social, and physical needs of the children at each stage of their development.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Association of Delaware Valley Independent Schools (ADVIS)
Pennsylvania Association of Independent Schools (PAIS)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades Nursery/Preschool-8|
|Total Students||181 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||
State avg.: 22%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||31 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||5:1
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree||
|Average Class Size||12 students|
|Classroom Dress Code||Formal|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$13,200|
|Tuition Notes||Different tuition rates exist for early childhood, lower school, and middle school. Payment plans and financial aid are available.|
|% on Financial Aid||
National avg.: 85%
|Admissions Director||Christine McLaughlin|
|Total Sports Offered||6 sports|
|Sports||Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketball, Cross Country,
Track and Field, Volleyball,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||19 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Band, Classical Ballet, Dance Troupe, Dissection Club, Drama Class, Handbell Choir, Jazz Band, Jr. and Sr. Choir, Kenpo Karate, Kids' Hip-Hop, Lunch Bunch Ballet for 3-5 years of age, Mandarin Chinese, School Musical, Science Explorers, Strings, Student Council, Student ambassadors, Voice and Instrument Lessons, Yearbook Band, Dance Troupe, Drama Class, Handbell Choir, Jazz Band, Kenpo Karate, Kids' Hip-Hop, School Musical, Strings, Yearbook, Classical Ballet,
Jr. and Sr. Choir,
Lunch Bunch Ballet for 3-5 years of age,
Voice and Instrument Lessons,
- All faiths are welcome!
- A diverse student body.
- One class per grade.
- Busing available from 20 different school districts.
- We have families from Chester, Delaware, Montgomery and Philadelphia counties.
- Graduates attend the most competitive high schools in the area.
- School Location Miles Grades Students
LansdowneGrades: K-6 | 93 students
110 N Lansdowne Ave
Lansdowne, PA 19050
East LansdowneGrades: K-8 | 219 students
716 Emerson Ave
East Lansdowne, PA 19050
Drexel HillGrades: PK-8 | 365 students
535 Mason Ave
Drexel Hill, PA 19026
Newtown SquareGrades: PK-8 | 646 students
3309 West Chester Pike
Newtown Square, PA 19073
Drexel HillGrades: K-8 | 346 students
Bond And Turner Aves
Drexel Hill, PA 19026
Holy Child Academy is a wonderful school. After researching and visiting a number of private schools in our area, we chose HCA. The challenging curriculum, small class size, and amazing faculty and staff have confirmed that Holy Child Academy was the right choice for our son. He is extremely happy and has grown both socially and academically.
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January 11, 2017
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