Our Lady Of Victory Elementary School

Tel: (814)238-1592
Grades: K-8 | 321 students
"It is the mission of Our Lady of Victory Catholic School to integrate Catholic truths, values and attitudes with the intellectual, emotional, social, spiritual and physical development of our students.
OLVCS is committed to preparing children to live in the world as caring, productive citizens, life-long learners, and witnesses of Jesus Christ.".

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 Kindergarten-8
Year Founded 1963

Student Body

Total Students 321 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Our Lady Of Victory Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 17 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniform required in all grade levels. Uniforms purchased through authorized uniform supply companies. Navy pants/shorts, plaid jumper/skirt, light blue or white polo. Please see our webisite for uniform requirements.)

Finances and Admission

Tuition Notes
Parishioner Rate
1st Child $2750
2nd Child $2050
3rd Child $1700
4th + Child(ren) $600each
Kindergarten $2750

Non-Parishioner Rate: $4250 per student
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Chris Mellace


Total Sports Offered 9 sports
Sports Alpine Skiing, Basketball, Cheering, Fencing, Football, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballAlpine SkiingBasketball,
SoftballTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 15 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Band, Boy Scouts, Cheerleading, Chess Club, Choir, Drama Club, Forensics, Girl Scouts, Middle School Musical, Reading Competition, Soccer Shots, String Ensemble, Student Council, Wind Ensemble, Young Engineers Club Band, Boy Scouts, Cheerleading, Chess Club, Choir, Drama Club, Forensics, Girl Scouts, Soccer Shots, Wind Ensemble, Middle School Musical,
Reading Competition,
String Ensemble,
Student Council,
Young Engineers Club,

School Notes

  • OLVCS offers a comprehensive educational experience from Kindergarten up to grade eight. We have 18 full time certified classroom teachers and four part time certified specials teachers. Our Kindergarten and first grade classrooms have instructional aides. The elementary school was built in 1963 and the Middle School was opened in 2002. Our building consists of 18 classrooms, music room, library, computer room, art room and science lab.
  • The benefits of team teaching, challenging academic courses, and a variety of social and athletic programs in a small school environment meet the needs of our Middle School students.
  • Our classrooms can accommodate 20-24 students each, we have 2 classrooms for each grade level Kindergarten through 8th grade. Current enrollment averages 300 students.

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is Grace Prep High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Our Children's Center (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Goddard School (0.7 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • State College
    Our Children's Center
    Montessori School
    Grades: K | 39 students
    0.6 miles
    411 S Burrowes St
    State College, PA 16801
  • State College
    The Goddard School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-K | 44 students
    0.7 miles
    1545 Westerly Parkway
    State College, PA 16801
  • State College
    Grades: K | 28 students
    0.9 miles
    1015 S Pugh St
    State College, PA 16801
  • State College
    Grades: K-8 | 124 students
    1 miles
    1221 W Whitehall Road
    State College, PA 16801
  • State College
    Grace Lutheran Preschool & Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    Grades: NS-PK | 65 students
    1.1 miles
    205 S Garner Street
    State College, PA 16801

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