Our Mother Of Sorrows School

Tel: (814)539-5315
Grades: PK-8 | 311 students
Our Mother of Sorrows has a rich education history.
Since the very beginning, the Sisters of Mercy instructed the children of the parish in small classes.
The school began with just twenty three students who were instructed in the three R's as well as the teachings of Christ.
Over the years, enrollment continued to grow which prompted the construction of a new, state-of-the-art school.
Construction was completed in 1958.
Throughout the years Our Mother of Sorrows has graduated almost three thousand students.
The school has become a very important part of the local community.
Not only has OMOS been a leader in education, it has also set the standard for academic excellence that other schools strive to emulate.

School Overview

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

Student Body

Total Students 311 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Our Mother Of Sorrows School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $2,300

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Bishop Mc Cort High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is West End Catholic School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Cathedral Catholic Academy (1.6 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Johnstown
    Grades: 9-12 | 410 students
    1.4 miles
    25 Osborne Street
    Johnstown, PA 15905
  • Johnstown
    West End Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-8 | 101 students
    1.4 miles
    317 Power Street
    Johnstown, PA 15906
  • Johnstown
    Grades: PK-8 | 165 students
    1.6 miles
    110 Lindberg Ave
    Johnstown, PA 15905
  • Johnstown
    Grades: PK-8 | 14 students
    1.6 miles
    111 Alberta Ave
    Johnstown, PA 15905
  • Johnstown
    St Andrew School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 164 students
    2.3 miles
    1621 Ferndale Ave
    Johnstown, PA 15905

School Reviews

Our Mother of Sorrows Catholic School, Johnstown, PA . Children learn best when they are in an environment where they feel loved and respected. Unprofessional behavior can impact the respect and welfare of children, parents. Parents need to leave feeling that their child is in a safe, loving.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 09/18/14
Our Mother of Sorrows Catholic School, Johnstown, PA. Children learn best when they are in an environment where they feel loved and respected. Parents need to leave feeling that their child is in a respect, loving.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 09/09/14

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