Pius X High School

     Tel: (610)588-3291
Grades: 7 - 12 | 248 students
Pius X Junior/Senior High School, a regional college preparatory school of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Allentown, PA exists to educate young men and women to grow in faith, excel in academics and mature in self-discipline.
Building on the strengths, talents and resources of teachers and community, students are challenged to develop holistically in a learning environment that is safe and rooted in Gospel values.
Students are encouraged to strive for personal excellence and responsible citizenship and "renew all things in Christ."

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 7 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 248 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 20%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Pius X High School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Formal
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

School Notes:

  • Pius X Junior/Senior High School, located in Pennsylvania's scenic Slate Belt, boasts a 50+ year tradition of excellence in the Diocese of Allentown. It offers a creative alternative to over-crowded public schools.
  • Students enjoy a unique education that features faith first, with academics and discipline as partners in a well-rounded tract, that includes a variety of co-curricular activities.
  • Pius X High School is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools.
  • Profile last updated: 09/01/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Faith Christian School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Our Lady Of Mt Carmel School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Tot Time Child Development Center (2.4 miles away)
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School Reviews

1 year ago
I wouldn''t think of sending my children to any other school. Pius is a very unique small Catholic school that offers great academics, small class sizes, and a family friendly environment. The faculty is always available to assist students after school if they need any extra help. Pius also provides a safe environment for students to practice their faith. Students attend Mass regularly and are able to use our school chapel if needed. There is a Priest on staff who offers his time to the children. There are also many clubs, sports, and activities for students to be a part of. Football, basketball, forensics club, student senate, drama club, music, photography, just to name a few. If you are looking for a change, I highly recommend checking out Pius X High School. It is a great school!
- Posted by Parent
1 year ago
Great family atmosphere with top notch educational opportunities. My children have thrived in this environment. The new principal has the right priorities : education, spirituality, community and sports. Great approach to a well rounded student in a family atmosphere.
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