Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary School

Tel: (610)869-9576
Grades: PK-8 | 283 students
Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary School exists to foster a community of faith by promoting Jesus' teachings, celebrating individual student strengths, and supporting individual student needs.
This parish school community is committed to providing students with the skills necessary to make responsible and respectful choices based on their Catholic faith.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1922

Student Body

Total Students 283 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 22 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(School Uniform Required)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 31 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $3,975
Tuition Notes Discounts for multiple children. In parish and out of parish rates offered.
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,500
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Kristen Sullivan


Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Altar Serving, Band, CYO Sports, Cantor Club, News Team, Student Council, Yearbook Altar Serving, Band, CYO Sports, Cantor Club, News Team, Yearbook, Student Council,

School Notes:

Spiritual Development
Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary School is an accredited school in which faith and academics are intertwined.  In addition to faith formation five days per week and the celebration of First Friday Mass every month, Assumption BVM students are given opportunities to live their faith through the “Encounter the Living Christ Volunteer Program.” Cantor Club, Prayer Partner Program, Class Masses, Service Projects and Holiday Prayer Services are just a few examples of the culture of faith that exists throughout the school. 

Social Development
The school encourages students to participate in extracurricular activities.  Assumption BVM School offers a variety of programs to foster students social development as well as promoting school spirit.  Students are also taught to appreciate individual and cultural diversity and respect the uniqueness of everyone.

Personal Development
The school faculty strive to teach students the importance of self-esteem and self-discipline.  Personal accountability and cooperation, as well as assisting the students in developing a Christian attitude towards others, are encouraged.

  •  An accredited & strong faith based curriculum
  •  Small class sizes
  •  Library, Science & Computer Labs
  •  Excellent experienced teachers
  •  Vibrant sense of family & community
  •  After School Child Care
  •  Extra Curricular Activities
  •  Tuition Assistance for qualifying families  

Profile last updated: 07/16/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is White Clay Learning Center (3.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Avon Grove Nazarene Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Avon Grove Nazarene Academy (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • West Grove
    Avon Grove Nazarene Academy
    Daycare / Preschool (Church of the Nazarene)
    Grades: PK-K | 127 students
    0.2 miles
    240 State Road
    West Grove, PA 19390
  • Toughkenamon
    Creative Play Day School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-K | 104 students
    3.2 miles
    1027 Newark Rd
    Toughkenamon, PA 19374
  • Toughkenamon
    White Clay Learning Center
    Special Education School
    Grades: K-10 | 49 students
    3.6 miles
    250 New Garden rd
    Toughkenamon, PA 19374
  • Westtown
    Grades: 4-12 | 51 students
    4.1 miles
    1120 E. Street Rd
    Westtown, PA 19395
  • Kennett Square
    London Grove Friends Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool (Friends)
    Grades: K | 28 students
    4.3 miles
    500 W Street Rd
    Kennett Square, PA 19348

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A little gem located in Southern Chester County! Family environment, faith based. Students are respected and loved. Recommend without hesitation.
- Posted by Parent, 03/07/13

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