St Benedict The Moor School

Tel: (412)682-3755
St. Benedict the Moor School is an African American Catholic School with a mission statement that defines the school.
Its purpose is to provide excellence in education and strong Christian character development in an atmosphere that promotes self-esteem in our students.
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.
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.
A strong curriculum is provided which includes the doctrine and teachings of the Catholic faith.
Meeting the needs of the whole child is a priority in the total school program.
There is a specific importance placed on the special needs of each student.
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

Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8

Student Body

Total Students 241 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color 99%
State avg.: 20%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Western Pennsylvania School For Blind Children (0.8 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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  • Pittsburgh Falk Laboratory School
    Coed  (Nonsectarians)
    4060 Allequippa St
    Pittsburgh , PA , 15261
    (412)624-8020
    Coed  (Nonsectarians)
    0.6  mi  |  352  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Pittsburgh
    Central Academy
    (Baptist)
    2200 Wylie Avenue
    Pittsburgh , PA , 15219
    (412)566-1440
    (Baptist)
    0.7  mi  |  22  students  |  Gr.  PK-2
  • Pittsburgh
    Small Wonders At Upmc
    Coed | Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    425 N Craig St Ste 401
    Pittsburgh , PA , 15213
    (412)687-3677
    Coed | Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    0.7  mi  |  5  students  |  Gr.  KG
  • Pittsburgh
    Western Psychiatric Institute
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    3811 O\'\'hara Street
    Pittsburgh , PA , 15213
    (412)624-0725
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    0.8  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Pittsburgh
    Western Pennsylvania School For Blind Children
    Coed | Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    201 N Bellefield Ave
    Pittsburgh , PA , 15213
    (412)621-0100
    Coed | Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    0.8  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  UG

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