Our Mother Of Perpetual Help School

330 Church Ave,
Ephrata, PA, 17522-0175
Tel: (717)738-2414
Grades: PK - 8 | 213 students
The mission of Our Mother of Perpetual Help School is to integrate Catholic values and moral teachings with a strong academic program thus enabling students to take an active role in our Church and in the community at large.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1957

Student Body

Total Students 213 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 5%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade Our Mother Of Perpetual Help School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 42%
Average Class Size 20 students
Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes financial aid is available to qualified families


Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Field Hockey, Football, Soccer, Track and FieldBasketballCheering,
Field HockeyFootball,
SoccerTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 17 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Arts Festival, Band, Boy Scouts, Choir, Clubs, Field Trips, Girl Scouts, Instrumental Music Instruction, MathCounts, National Geographic & Diocesan Geography Bees, National History Day, Piano Lessons, Quiz Bowl, School Plays, Science Fair, Scripps & Diocesan Spelling Bees, Service Projects Arts Festival, Band, Boy Scouts, Choir, Clubs, Field Trips, Girl Scouts, MathCounts, Piano Lessons, Quiz Bowl, School Plays, Science Fair, Instrumental Music Instruction,
National Geographic & Diocesan Geography Bees,
National History Day,
Scripps & Diocesan Spelling Bees,
Service Projects,

School Notes:

    • Since it's establishment in 1957 has been recognized for Catholic Identity and academic excellence.
    • Open to all students regardless of race, religion or national origin.
    • Accredited by the Middle States Commission on Elementary and Secondary Schools.
    • Full time faculty members are dedicated and fully certified teachers as authorized by the Diocese of Harrisburg and the Pennsylvania Department of Education.
    • Core curriculum is mandated by the Diocese of Harrisburg.
    • Principal of OMPH School is Miss Margaret Gardner M.S. Administrative Certified.
    • The Redemptorist Fathers are present daily within the school to interact and spiritually guide our children.
    • Secure fully air conditioned building with a large playground and safe outdoor areas for exercise and play.

    Profile last updated: 01/29/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Ephrata Mennonite School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Metzlers Mennonite School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Diamond Street Early Childhood Center (2.4 miles away)
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