Our Mother Of Perpetual Help School

330 Church Avenue
Ephrata, PA 17522-0175
Tel: (717)738-2414
Grades: PK-8 | 213 students
previous
Our Mother of Perpetual Help School
next
Our Mother of Perpetual Help School
The mission of Our Mother of Perpetual Help School is to integrate Catholic values and moral teachings with a strong academic program thus enabling students to take an active role in our Church and in the community at large.

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
Year Founded 1957

Student Body

Total Students 213 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
5%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Our Mother Of Perpetual Help School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
42%
Average Class Size 20 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes financial aid is available to qualified families

Sports

Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Field Hockey, Football, Soccer, Track and FieldBasketballCheering,
Field HockeyFootball,
SoccerTrack and Field,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 17 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Arts Festival, Band, Boy Scouts, Choir, Clubs, Field Trips, Girl Scouts, Instrumental Music Instruction, MathCounts, National Geographic & Diocesan Geography Bees, National History Day, Piano Lessons, Quiz Bowl, School Plays, Science Fair, Scripps & Diocesan Spelling Bees, Service Projects Arts Festival, Band, Boy Scouts, Choir, Clubs, Field Trips, Girl Scouts, MathCounts, Piano Lessons, Quiz Bowl, School Plays, Science Fair, Instrumental Music Instruction,
National Geographic & Diocesan Geography Bees,
National History Day,
Scripps & Diocesan Spelling Bees,
Service Projects,

School Notes:

  • Since it's establishment in 1957 has been recognized for Catholic Identity and academic excellence.
  • Open to all students regardless of race, religion or national origin.
  • Accredited by the Middle States Commission on Elementary and Secondary Schools.
  • Full time faculty members are dedicated and fully certified teachers as authorized by the Diocese of Harrisburg and the Pennsylvania Department of Education.
  • Core curriculum is mandated by the Diocese of Harrisburg.
  • Principal of OMPH School is Miss Margaret Gardner, M.S. Administrative Certified.
  • The Redemptorist Fathers are present daily within the school to interact and spiritually guide our children.
  • Secure, fully air conditioned building with a large playground and safe outdoor areas for exercise and play.

Profile last updated: 04/21/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Ephrata Mennonite School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ephrata Mennonite School (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Diamond Street Early Childhood Center (2.4 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ephrata
    Grades: K-12 | 247 students
    1 miles
    598 Stevens Road
    Ephrata, PA 17522
    (717)738-4266
    1K-12
    247
  • Ephrata
    Grades: 1-12 | 36 students
    1.4 miles
    34 Cindia Ln
    Ephrata, PA 17522
    (717)738-9099
    1.41-12
    36
  • Ephrata
    Grades: 1-9 | 104 students
    1.4 miles
    520 Springville Rd
    Ephrata, PA 17522
    (717)733-6775
    1.41-9
    104
  • Ephrata
    Grades: KG-12 | 127 students
    1.9 miles
    144 Pleasant Valley Rd
    Ephrata, PA 17522
    (717)738-1833
    1.9KG-12
    127
  • Akron
    Diamond Street Early Childhood Center
    Daycare / Preschool (Mennonite)
    Grades: PK-KG | 148 students
    2.4 miles
    1311 Diamond St Ste A
    Akron, PA 17501
    (717)859-4272
    2.4PK-KG
    148

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.
Area Statistics
Rental Market Monitor
Recent Articles
January 25, 2016
This is a very practical list of things you must do before you graduate. The items on this list will enhance your college applications.
January 08, 2016
Here are my picks for 'must have' web sites when it comes to finding out about private K-12 schools.
January 05, 2016
Many parents search for an answer to the question "How do I provide the kind of religious education I want for my child?" Religious education is a very personal, subjective matter. We explore some of your options.
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Middle name:
Student Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:
Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Lancaster County, PA is $5,107 for elementary schools and $10,602 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Lancaster County, PA is 92% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).