Grades: PK - 8 | 129 students
Saint Benedict is an elementary school presenting the three-fold mission of the Church.
To witness the message of Jesus To build a community with Jesus Christ at the center To serve God’s people through love, support, and prayer The school strives through its curriculum to enable the students to become holistic individuals through a quality education with instruction in the truths and values of the Catholic Faith.
Celebrating our common Faith we begin each day with prayer, participate in religion classes and attend Mass regularly.
We also aim to develop in our students a strong, positive appreciation of gentleness and sensitivity.
Recognizing that parents are the primary educators of their children, we stand ready to work together to strengthen Christian attitudes, so that what we teach in School will be nurtured in the home.
The Goals of Saint Benedict School are To assist parents in the development of a strong Catholic Faith for their children, To maintain high academic standards while integrating Gospel values, To provide a Catholic environment which will allow for academic excellence according to each individual’s potential, To offer a low student to teacher ratio, To keep parents well informed with frequent parent-teacher communications, To keep tuition to a minimal cost to parents.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)|
|Religious Affiliation||Roman Catholic|
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten - 8|
|Total Students||129 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||1%
State avg.: 22%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||11 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||12:1
National avg.: 13:1
- School Location Miles Grades Students
NicktownGrades: PK-8 | 136 students
Po Box 252
Nicktown, PA 15762
EbensburgGrades: K-9 | 229 students
215 W Horner St
Ebensburg, PA 15931
EbensburgGrades: 9-12 | 228 students
728 Ben Franklin Hwy
Ebensburg, PA 15931
LorettoGrades: KG-8 | 143 students
Po Box 67
Loretto, PA 15940
JohnstownGrades: PK-12 | 112 students
561 Pike Rd
Johnstown, PA 15909
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