Holy Name Of Jesus School

6190 Allentown Blvd
Harrisburg, PA 17112-0171
Tel: (717)657-1704
Grades: NS-8 | 651 students
At Holy Name of Jesus School our primary focus is assisting you in educating your children in a fully Catholic environment.
It is our goal to provide a faith-filled education steeped in high academic standards for all of our students, grades kindergarten through eight.
In partnership with parents and our parish community, we provide the opportunity for students and staff to share their God-given gifts in our numerous extracurricular activities.
Growing together as a faith community, we foster respect and love for each person.
Rooted in academic excellence, we, as a community of learners strive to create a nurturing atmosphere.
Reflecting the attitudes and ideals of Christ, we instill a desire to serve one another.
The Catholic School is unique, contemporary and oriented to Christian service.
It is unique because of its commitment to the three-fold purpose of Christian education and by its design and operation, which fosters the integration of Jesus' message with the rest of learning and living.
It is contemporary because it enables its students to address, with Christian insight, the multiple problems which face individuals and society today.
It is oriented to Christian service because it helps students acquire the skill, virtue and habit of heart and mind required for effective service to others.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-8

Student Body

Total Students 651 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
1%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Holy Name Of Jesus School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Milestones Achievement Center (3.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Follow Me Ccc Kindergarten (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Jonestown Road KinderCare (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Harrisburg
    Jonestown Road KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK | 22 students
    0.3 miles
    6006 Jonestown Rd.
    Harrisburg, PA 17112
    (717)652-4348
    0.3NS-PK
    22
  • Harrisburg
    Follow Me Ccc Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    Grades: PK-K | 15 students
    0.4 miles
    6003 Jonestown Road
    Harrisburg, PA 17112
    (717)540-0707
    0.4PK-K
    15
  • Harrisburg
    Grades: PK-KG | 48 students
    3 miles
    4820 Londonderry Rd
    Harrisburg, PA 17109
    (717)657-8684
    3PK-KG
    48
  • Harrisburg
    Milestones Achievement Center
    Special Education School
    Grades: 3-12 | 29 students
    3.2 miles
    2700 Commerce Dr
    Harrisburg, PA 17110
    (717)901-9906
    3.23-12
    29
  • Harrisburg
    Grades: K-12 | 305 students
    3.4 miles
    2000 Blue Mountain Pkwy
    Harrisburg, PA 17112
    (717)545-3728
    3.4K-12
    305

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