Holy Child School

242 Hermitage St,
Philadelphia, PA, 19127-0191
Tel: (215)487-2796
Holy Child Catholic School is the first regional school in Manayunk.
With a great leap of faith, the pastors of St. Lucy School, St. Mary of the Assumption School, and Holy Family School, along with members of their pastoral councils and finance councils, and selected members of the Steering Committees held meetings for almost two years.
The outcome of those meetings was to combine the rich resources of their respective parish schools and form a new school under the patronage of the Holy Child.
This decision was an answer to the changing demographics of Manayunk which resulted in declining enrollment.
In forming this new regional school, Holy Child Catholic School will afford the children the best resources available, While providing our parents with an affordable, quality, Catholic education.
The children of Holy Child Catholic School will grow in wisdom through state of-the-art technology, qualified, dedicated teachers and methodology that affords them every opportunity to learn and succeed.
They will grow in age through their years spent at Holy Child Catholic.
They will grow in grace through their understanding and practice of the Catholic faith.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 201 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 29%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade Holy Child School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is AIM Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is AIM Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Wissahickon Christian Preschool (1.3 miles away)
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  • Conshohocken AIM Academy    
    Special Education School
    1200 River Road
    Conshohocken , PA , 19428
    (215)483-2461
    Special Education School
    0.4  mi  |  272  students  |  Gr.  1-11
  • Philadelphia St. Josaphat Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    137 Grape Street
    Philadelphia , PA , 19127
    (215)482-0285
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.5  mi  |  227  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • Philadelphia
    St. John The Baptist School
    (Roman Catholic)
    119 Rector Street
    Philadelphia , PA , 19127
    (215)482-0449
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.7  mi  |  238  students  |  Gr.  1-8
  • Bala Cynwyd Belmont Ave. KinderCare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    420 Belmont Avenue
    Bala Cynwyd , PA , 19004
    (610)667-4947
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.2  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Philadelphia Wissahickon Christian Preschool
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    5245 Ridge Ave
    Philadelphia , PA , 19128
    (215)483-5252
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.3  mi  |  2  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG

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