Drexel Newman Academy

1901 Potter St,
Chester, PA, 19013-0190
Tel: (610)872-7358
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 170 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color 99%
State avg.: 20%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is New Beginnings Academy (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ancona Montessori School-woodlyn (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Ancona Montessori School-woodlyn (0.7 miles away)
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  • Woodlyn Ancona Montessori School-woodlyn
    Coed | Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    219 Bullens Ln
    Woodlyn , PA , 19094
    (610)876-8884
    Coed | Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    0.7  mi  |  4  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG
  • Chester New Beginnings Academy
    (Christian)
    710 Sproul St
    Chester , PA , 19013
    (610)876-2875
    (Christian)
    1  mi  |  97  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Brookhaven Our Lady Of Charity School
    (Roman Catholic)
    249 Upland Rd
    Brookhaven , PA , 19015
    (610)874-0410
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.1  mi  |  239  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Chester Institute Of Islamic Studies
    (Islamic)
    1105 Concord Ave
    Chester , PA , 19013
    (610)490-1970
    (Islamic)
    1.2  mi  |  2  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Woodlyn Buxmont Academy
    Alternative School (Nonsectarians)
    1307 Macdade Blvd
    Woodlyn , PA , 19094
    (610)833-1722
    Alternative School (Nonsectarians)
    1.3  mi  |  12  students  |  Gr.  8-12

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