St Irenaeus Preschool

Tel: (412)828-8444
Grades: NS-PK | 30 students
After 88 years of serving children in K-8 in the Oakmont area, St. Irenaeus ended it's K-8 program in June 2015 and is taking a new direction.
In the fall of 2015, the main St. Irenaeus School building, located on the beautiful tree lined streets of Oakmont, will continue offering an Early Childhood Program.
Under the direction of certified faculty and caring volunteers,the Preschool program will provide multiple learning experiences for children ages 3 and 4.
Make sure you come and visit this little gem! St. Irenaeus School has been recognized for 88 years for it's quality education and family atmosphere of caring and the Preschool will carry on that legacy!

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-Prekindergarten
Year Founded 1926

Student Body

Total Students 30 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 10 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Comfortable and safe clothing for play and adventure!)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $3,200
Tuition Notes Tuition Scholarships Are Availableif eligible
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $500
Admissions Director Mrs. Jill Hubert


Total Sports Offered 1 sports
Sports SoccerSoccer

School Notes:

  • Scholarship assistance for preschool tuition available upon request
  • Afterschool program available from 2:30-5:30 p.m.
  • Parent involvement encouraged
  • Field trips, computer class 
  • Nurturing  Christian environment of caring and respect

Profile last updated: 07/16/2015

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 Location Miles Grades Students
  • Verona
    Redeemer Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-12 | 224 students
    0.7 miles
    700 Idaho Ave.
    Verona, PA 15147
  • Verona
    St Joseph School- Verona
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: KG-8 | 182 students
    0.9 miles
    825 2nd St
    Verona, PA 15147
  • Verona
    Grades: PK-K | 67 students
    1.1 miles
    655 Sylvan Way
    Verona, PA 15147
  • Pittsburgh
    Grades: 9-12 | 505 students
    2.1 miles
    423 Fox Chapel Road
    Pittsburgh, PA 15238
  • Pittsburgh
    Grades: 6-8 | 195 students
    2.2 miles
    500 Squaw Run Road East
    Pittsburgh, PA 15238

School Reviews

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, 05/13/13

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