The Campus School Of Carlow University

Tel: (412)578-6158
Grades: NS-8 | 265 students
Through the partnering of spiritual values and academic excellence, The Campus School of Carlow University fosters in each child a love of life and learning and a sense of responsibility and purpose.
Our students bring intellectual and cultural diversity, grit and determination, and an innate curiosity to our classrooms; our parents are deeply invested and actively engaged in their children’s education; and our faculty are highly qualified,experienced, and committed to The Campus School mission to provide students with an engaging learning environment that distinguishes our school as learner-centered, innovative,creative, and rooted in the Mercy tradition of love, service,and faith.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
National Association of Laboratory Schools
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
National Catholic Education Association
Montessori Educational Programs International (MEPI)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded 1963

Student Body

Total Students 265 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade The Campus School Of Carlow University Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 12 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $11,500
Tuition Notes Financial Aid Available
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $3,800
Admissions Director Veronica Slain


Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Swimming, TennisBasketballCross Country,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Entlish Festival, Forensics, French, Geo Bee, MathCounts, Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Sciences, Robotics, Scripps National Spelling Bee, Ski, Swim Forensics, French, Geo Bee, MathCounts, Robotics, Ski, Swim, Entlish Festival,
Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Sciences,
Scripps National Spelling Bee,

School Notes:

  • The Campus School is an independent, Catholic, coeducational, laboratory school which seeks students from diverse backgrounds who demonstrate a strong interest in learning and whose families will be committed to the goals of the school. Rooted in the values-based tradition of the Sisters of Mercy, The Campus School provides a nurturing environment which focuses on the uniqueness of each child and encourages a spirit of community and service to others.The Campus School admits students of any race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national, or ethnic origin in the administration of its educational policies, admissions policies, scholarship and loan programs, or athletic and other school-administered programs.

Profile last updated: 01/19/2015

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The nearest high school is Oakland Catholic High School (1 miles away)
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