Mon Yough Catholic School

1640 Fawcett Ave
Mckeesport, PA 15131-0151
Tel: (412)672-2360
Grades: PK-8 | 289 students
Mon Yough Catholic School has been established in accordance with the school laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the recommendations and regulations issued by the Department of Education and the Diocese of Pittsburgh Department for Schools.
Both the Diocese of Pittsburgh and the Pennsylvania Department of Education certify the faculty.
In addition, the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and the National Catholic Education Association accredit the school.
The educational philosophy of Mon Yough Catholic School is to encourage children to grow and mature in the faith according to the Gospel of Christ.
Accordingly, children are expected to become witnesses to Christ in this world.
Because the spiritual values of a Catholic education are often counter to the materialistic values of society, the education of each child must involve his or her whole being: soul, mind, and body.
Mon Yough Catholic School is a teaching arm of the Roman Catholic Church.
The primary goal of the school is to provide faith- centered, academic instruction in which the Gospel message, worship, and social concerns are integrated into the total learning experience of students, faculty, and parents.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported St. Anthony Special Education Program
Year Founded 2012

Student Body

Total Students 289 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
7%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Mon Yough Catholic School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
3%
Average Class Size 20 students
Number of AP Courses 3 courses
Advanced Courses English, Literature, Math
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(School uniform purchased from Schoolebelles Uniform Company)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Aug. 25
Yearly Tuition Cost $2,880
Tuition Notes Tuition costs vary each year depending on enrollment and staff.
% on Financial Aid
22%
Average Financial Aid Grant $400
Acceptance Rate
97%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Lynda B. McFarland

Sports

Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Cross CountrySoccer,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. PJAS Science Fair, Pittsburgh Science and Technology Expo, English Festival, Math-A-Thon, Geography Bee, Spelling Bee, Youth Group, Choir, Drama Club, Cooking Club, President's Physcial Fitness Math-A-Thon, Geography Bee, Spelling Bee, Youth Group, Choir, Drama Club, Cooking Club, PJAS Science Fair,
Pittsburgh Science and Technology Expo,
English Festival,
President's Physcial Fitness,

School Notes

  • Mon Yough Catholic School has been established in accordance with the school laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the recommendations and regulations issued by the Department of Education and the Diocese of Pittsburgh Department for Schools. Both the Diocese of Pittsburgh and the Pennsylvania Department of Education certify the faculty. In addition, the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and the National Catholic Education Association accredit the school. The educational philosophy of Mon Yough Catholic School is to encourage children to grow and mature in the faith according to the Gospel of Christ. Accordingly, children are expected to become witnesses to Christ in this world. Because the spiritual values of a Catholic education are often counter to the materialistic values of society, the education of each child must involve his or her whole being: soul, mind, and body. Mon Yough Catholic School is a teaching arm of the Roman Catholic Church. The primary goal of the school is to provide faith- centered, academic instruction in which the Gospel message, worship, and social concerns are integrated into the total learning experience of students, faculty, and parents.

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is Serra Catholic High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Holy Family Inst Day School East (1.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Agnes School (3.6 miles away)
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  • Mckeesport
    Grades: 9-12 | 358 students
    1.4 miles
    200 Hershey Dr
    Mckeesport, PA 15132
    (412)751-2020
    1.49-12
    358
  • Mckeesport
    Holy Family Inst Day School East
    Special Education School (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 3-11 | 87 students
    1.6 miles
    2412 Versailles Avenue
    Mckeesport, PA 15132
    (412)672-8057
    1.63-11
    87
  • North Versailles
    Praise Christian Academy
    (Assembly of God)
    Grades: KG-8 | 117 students
    1.8 miles
    245 Foster Rd
    North Versailles, PA 15137
    (412)829-0400
    1.8KG-8
    117
  • Duquesne
    Virtuous Academy
    (Christian)
    Grades: K-8 | 22 students
    3.3 miles
    One Library Place
    Duquesne, PA 15110
    (412)896-6701
    3.3K-8
    22
  • West Mifflin
    St Agnes School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 132 students
    3.6 miles
    653 Saint Agnes Ln
    West Mifflin, PA 15122
    (412)466-6238
    3.6PK-8
    132

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