St. Benedict The Moor School

2900 Bedford Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15219-0152
     Tel: (412)682-3755
   
Grades: K - 9 | 198 students
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St. Benedict the Moor School is an African American Catholic School with a mission statement that defines the school.
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Its purpose is to provide excellence in education and strong Christian character development in an atmosphere that promotes self-esteem in our students.
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St. Benedict the Moor School is an instrument of evangelization and those who teach and work here are primarily ministers of the Good News, espousing social justice, and Gospel values.
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The primary goal of St. Benedict the Moor School is to provide excellence in education and strong Christian character development in an atmosphere that promotes self-confidence and self-esteem.
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A strong curriculum is provided which includes the doctrine and teachings of the Catholic faith.
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Meeting the needs of the whole child is a priority in the total school program.
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There is a specific importance placed on the special needs of each student.
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The total school program provides our students with a strong knowledge base about the great influences and contributions of their culture and race on the history of the Unitied States.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 9

Student Body

Total Students 198 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 100%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade St. Benedict The Moor School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Oakland Catholic High School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Falk Laboratory School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Central Academy (0.7 miles away)
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