Holy Child Academy
|School Membership(s)||Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Pennsylvania Association of Independent Schools (PAIS)
Association of Delaware Valley Independent Schools
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades Nursery/Preschool - 8|
|Total Students||174 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||22% (PA School Avg.: 18%)|
|Students by Grade|
|Academics and Faculty|
|Total Classroom Teachers||29 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||6:1 (National school avg.: 13:1)|
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree||45%|
|Average Class Size||12 students|
|Finances and Admission|
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$12,200|
|Tuition Notes||Different tuition rates exist for early childhood, lower school, and middle school. Payment plans and financial aid are available.|
|% on Financial Aid||15%|
|Admissions Director||Christine McLaughlin|
|Total Sports Offered||7 sports|
|Softball||Track and Field|
|Total Extracurriculars||19 extracurriculars|
|Dance Troupe||Dissection Club|
|Drama Class||Evening Pilates for Adults|
|Handbell Choir||Jazz Band|
|Jr. and Sr. Choir||Lunch Bunch Ballet for 3-5 years of age|
|Lunch Bunch Yoga for 3-5 years of age||Mandarin Chinese|
|School Musical||Science Explorers|
|Student ambassadors||Voice and Instrument Lessons|
- All faiths are welcome!
- A diverse student body.
- One class per grade.
- Busing available from 20 different school districts.
- We have families from Chester, Delaware, Montgomery and Philadelphia counties.
- Graduates attend the most competitive high schools in the area.
Profile last updated: 09/05/2012
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