St. Hilary Of Poitiers School

920 Susquehanna Road,
Jenkintown, PA, 19046-0190
Tel: (215)887-4520
At St. Hilary of Poitiers School, we see our mission as being stewards of the Gospel message of Jesus.
Our stewardship impacts on the spiritual, academic, emotional, physical, and social needs of the child.
St. Hilary of Poitiers Catholic Elementary School is dedicated to the Gospel message of Jesus Christ.
By embracing His teachings, the pastor, administration, faculty, auxiliary staff, parents and students serve and respect one another out of love for Our Lord.
Working together, we seek to develop each child spiritually, academically, emotionally, physically, and socially, utilizing each individual's gifts and talents within an atmosphere of peace.
At St. Hilary of Poitiers School, knowledge is viewed as a gift from God.
We encourage our students to discover and develop their individual talents and potential to the fullest.
Academic development is approached through a content, as well as a process-oriented, curriculum.
The means of fostering pedagogical growth vary according to the age and readiness of the student.
Our goal is to stimulate and challenge independent critical thinkers.
Thus, the students are taught to view their education as an ongoing process that will enable them to become informed Christians in tomorrow's society - Christians who have been exposed to our peace principles and conflict resolution skills.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 1 - 8

Student Body

Total Students 180 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 2%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade St. Hilary Of Poitiers School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

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

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St Basil Academy (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Holy Redeemer Child Care (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Jenkintown Day Nursery (1.4 miles away)
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  • Jenkintown Holy Redeemer Child Care
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Roman Catholic)
    1648 Huntingdon Pike
    Jenkintown , PA , 19046
    (215)938-1010
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Roman Catholic)
    0.9  mi  |  11  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Jenkintown
    Meadowlane Montessori School
    Montessori School
    616 Meetinghouse Rd.
    Jenkintown , PA , 19046
    (215)887-1222
    Montessori School
    0.9  mi  |  64  students  |  Gr.  NS-K
  • Jenkintown
    St Basil Academy
    All-girls 
    711 Fox Chase Rd
    Jenkintown , PA , 19046
    (215)885-3771
    All-girls 
    1  mi  |  324  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Abington Temple Beth Torah School Of Early Learning At Oyrt
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Jewish)
    971 Old York Rd
    Abington , PA , 19001
    (215)886-0650
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Jewish)
    1.3  mi  |  7  students  |  Gr.  KG
  • Jenkintown Jenkintown Day Nursery
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    Baeder & Hilltop Rds
    Jenkintown , PA , 19046
    (215)884-1992
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.4  mi  |  170  students  |  Gr.  PK-K

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