St Irenaeus Elementary School

Tel: (412)828-8444
Grades: PK - 8 | 87 students
St. Irenaeus is located in the quiet suburban town of Oakmont, Small class sizes allow for individual instruction.
We are a Christian school promoting non-violence and Christian values of respect and compassion.

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
Year Founded 1926

Student Body

Total Students 87 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 2%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade St Irenaeus Elementary School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 25%
Average Class Size 10 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Khaki pants and forest green shirt with school logo)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $3,150
Tuition Notes Tuition Scholarships Are Available
% on Financial Aid 15%
Average Financial Aid Grant $500
Admissions Director Sr. Carol Ann Papp OSF


Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, SoccerBasketballCheering,

School Notes:

  • Scholarship assistance for tuition available upon request
  • Afterschool program available from 3:00-5:30 p.m.
  • Bus transportation available from surrounding school districts
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  • Profile last updated: 09/02/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Redeemer Lutheran School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Redeemer Lutheran School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Redeemer Lutheran School (0.7 miles away)
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School Reviews

  • Recommended May 13, 2013 - St. Irenaeus School has recently received it''s Reaccreditation for the next 10 years from the Middle States Association! Congratulations! Over the years it has developed into a high quality school, with an excellent curriculum which includes Robotics and Computer Technology classes. Each year students are selected for the National Carson Scholar Award, and for the past several years students have taken First Place in the Junior Achievement Pittsburgh''s Future Now program. The school has also received awards in the annual Elks Drug Awareness Contest, the annual Allegheny Fire Prevention Essay and Poster Contest, Basketball Tournaments and many other events too numerous to mention here. St. Irenaeus School has a feeling of PEACE when you enter the school where character and values are held in high regard. The faculty is constantly working on their professional development by attending conferences and workshops in their area of expertise. It is a small school, but BIG on quality curriculum , instilling character value , parental involvement and most of all a Christian witness of service to those in need. It is truly a hidden gem in Oakmont! - Posted by Administrator

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