Grades: PK-8 | 150 students
Grey Nun Academy is an independent, Catholic, co-educational elementary school in Bucks County, PA for children grades PreK3 through Eighth grade.
Founded in 1963 by the Grey Nuns of the Sacred Heart, the Academy's mission is to offer an academically rich curriculum that meets the unique needs of individual students, respecting the rights, interests, and dignity of each child.
GNA welcomes children of all faiths and cultures.
The school's educational process leads children to embrace and promote peace and social justice in our world.
To learn more, visit www.gnaedu.org.
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|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Association of Delaware Valley Independent Schools (ADVIS)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-8|
|Awards||Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2009|
|Total Students||150 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||
State avg.: 22%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||25 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||6:1
National avg.: 13:1
|Average Class Size||10 students|
|Classroom Dress Code||Formal
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$13,000|
|Tuition Notes||financial assistance available for all eligible families.|
|% on Financial Aid||
|Admissions Director||Maryann Turnbull|
|Total Sports Offered||3 sports|
|Sports||Basketball, Soccer, SoftballBasketball, Soccer,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||8 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Chinese, Cooking, Finance, Robotics, STEM, Science, Student, Theater Chinese, Cooking, Finance, Robotics, STEM, Science, Student, Theater,|
- Grey Nun Academy is an independent, Catholic, co-educational elementary school in Bucks County, PA for children grades PreK3 through Eighth grade. Our Academy’s values are rooted in the philosophy and mission of the Grey Nuns of the Sacred Heart. We welcome children of all faiths and cultures.Within an academically rich environment, we enable each child to attain a fuller knowledge of self, world, and God. Our Academy is a community that empowers students to grow intellectually, spiritually, emotionally, socially, and physically in a nurturing atmosphere of caring and trust. Our educational process leads children to embrace and promote peace and social justice in our world.We integrate learning with faith and action as we discover and encourage the unique gifts found in each person. Thereby, our students make a contribution to the world as leaders who reflect Gospel values.
- Grey Nun Academy is a community committed to a learning process that allows each child to attain a fuller knowledge of self, world, and God. As a faith-based, Catholic coeducational institution rooted in the philosophy and mission of the Grey Nuns of the Sacred Heart, our Academy articulates the moral standards implicit in all learning as we make Gospel values real to our students. Through our community’s emphasis on peace and social justice, students accept their responsibility to those in need and their role as good stewards of the earth.We design an academically rich curriculum that meets the unique needs of individual students, respecting the rights, interests, and dignity of each child. It is this environment of respect and acceptance that instills these same qualities in our students. Our learning methods foster creativity and stimulate an inquiring spirit. In all, we enrich each child’s intellectual, spiritual, social, emotional, and physical development.We advocate a partnership of teachers and parents as co-educators of our children. Therefore, teachers and parents interact with open communication and cooperation, and we encourage and appreciate parental interest and participation in the school community. Working together, the members of the Grey Nun Academy community educate children to function as productive students in secondary education and to mature as responsible members of their family, their community, their faith, and their world.
Profile last updated: 11/20/2015
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