St Catherine Laboure School

Tel: (717)564-1760
Grades: PK-8 | 441 students
It is the mission of St. Catherine Laboure School to provide our students with an education of the highest academic excellence while integrating into that education the Church's spiritual teachings, in order to help our students form solid spiritual values in themselves and healthy relationships with each other and the world around them.
Our students are the essence of our being.
We will dedicate our efforts to creating an environment that will advance and support the personal developments of our students, while rewarding and challenging them, as they strive to reach their fullest educational and spiritual potential.
While our students are our future, our tachers are unquestionably the shapers of that future.
We are committed to offering the most well qualified faculty in order to ensure the best academic achievement and spiritual growth of all our students.
While the world is becoming an ever more complex place in which to live, we are committed not only to teach our children to think, but to think making life's decisions according to God's plan and His teachings of love, peace, honesty, integrity and the Golden Rule.

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 441 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade St Catherine Laboure School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Circle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Circle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Circle School (0.2 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Harrisburg
    Circle School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: NS-12 | 70 students
    0.2 miles
    210 Oakleigh Ave
    Harrisburg, PA 17111
  • Harrisburg
    Grades: KG-8 | 149 students
    1.6 miles
    555 S 25th St
    Harrisburg, PA 17104
  • Harrisburg
    Londonderry Road KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK
    1.7 miles
    4075 Londonderry Rd.
    Harrisburg, PA 17109
  • Harrisburg
    Tender Hearts School
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    Grades: PK-K | 43 students
    1.8 miles
    403 S Progress Ave
    Harrisburg, PA 17109
  • Harrisburg
    Grades: PK-KG | 48 students
    1.9 miles
    4820 Londonderry Rd
    Harrisburg, PA 17109

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.
Area Statistics
Rental Market Monitor
Recent Articles
Is Your Skill-set Still on Release 1.0?
September 20, 2015
It is easy to fall into the trap of not keeping your skill-set current. There's no time and no need anyway. We look at why you need to keep things current and offer some suggestions as to how to proceed.
5 Reasons You Might Be Looking At The Wrong Schools
September 07, 2015
Choosing the right school for your child is a major project. We look a five reasons why you might be looking at the wrong schools.
Could This Happen To My Child?
August 30, 2015
Scandals in private school are bound to raise questions for those of us thinking about sending our children to private school. Regardless of how sensational these scandals may appear, they are actually few and far between.
Request Information
I am a:      
Name of parent:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
Applying for financial aid?:
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Pennsylvania is $7,146 for elementary schools and $13,270 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Pennsylvania is 86% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).