Drexel Newman Academy

1901 Potter St
Chester, PA 19013-0190
Tel: (610)872-7358
Grades: PK-9 | 205 students
As the only Catholic school in Chester, we are committed to proclaiming the Good News of Jesus Christ to our multi-cultural school family, home family, and world community.
We, staff and students together, give testimony to this Good News by actively participating in peacemaking skills, fostering mutual respect in the midst of diversity, and developing our God-given talents through healthy self-discipline and concrete learning experiences.
Through this consistent integration of Gospel values with skills development in a wholistic framework, our students are prepared not only to take their rightful places in society, but also to put their gifts in service and in hope for the world community.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-9

Student Body

Total Students 205 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Drexel Newman Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is New Beginnings Academy (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Clockwork Learning Center Chester (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Ancona Montessori School-woodlyn (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chester
    Grades: K-1 | 84 students
    0.3 miles
    395 Route 24
    Chester, NJ 07930
  • Woodlyn
    Grades: PK-KG | 9 students
    0.7 miles
    219 Bullens Ln
    Woodlyn, PA 19094
  • Chester
    Grades: PK-12 | 97 students
    1 miles
    710 Sproul St
    Chester, PA 19013
  • Wallingford
    Kehillah Early Learning Center
    Daycare / Preschool (Jewish)
    Grades: PK-KG | 93 students
    1.1 miles
    2 Chester Rd
    Wallingford, PA 19086
  • Brookhaven
    Grades: K-9 | 239 students
    1.1 miles
    249 Upland Rd
    Brookhaven, PA 19015

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