Mary Queen Of Apostles School - Leishman

1129 Leishman Avenue
New Kensington, PA 15068-0150
     Tel: (724)339-4411
Grades: PK - 8 | 231 students
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Serving the Greater New Kensington Area and surrounding communities, Mary Queen of Apostles School forms the mind, body, and soul for the promise of tomorrow, a new generation of disciples of Jesus Christ.
We, at Mary Queen of Apostles School, focus on educating the total child.
We stress the academic and spiritual development of each child in a Christ-centered learning community through relationships and actions that model Christian values and beliefs.
We strive to maintain high standards of conduct and heightened accountability in academics and the development of age-appropriate skills.
We guide the spiritual, physical, intellectual, emotional, and social growth of children and youth.
We provide a safe and nurturing environment, promoting respect for the dignity of each person and emphasizing individual responsibility.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 2001

Student Body

Total Students 231 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 3%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Mary Queen Of Apostles School - Leishman Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 38%
Average Class Size 22 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Mar. 15 / Jun. 1
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,675
Tuition Notes Please contact us for information on average tuition costs through financial aid awards. Financial aid available through FACTS application process.
% on Financial Aid 90%
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,000
Admissions Director Mrs. Linda Remaley


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


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 20 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Band, Chorus, Christmas Concert, Design Technology, First Lego League Robotics, Forensics, Future City, Intramural Activities, Math 24 Club, National History Day, Newspaper, Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Science, Pittsburgh Regional Science & Engineering Fair, Robotics, Science Clubs, Spelling Bee Club, Spring Concert, Spring Musical, Webbies, Westmoreland Interscholastic Reading Club Band, Chorus, Forensics, Future City, Math 24 Club, Newspaper, Robotics, Science Clubs, Spring Concert, Spring Musical, Webbies, Christmas Concert,
Design Technology,
First Lego League Robotics,
Intramural Activities,
National History Day,
Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Science,
Pittsburgh Regional Science & Engineering Fair,
Spelling Bee Club,
Westmoreland Interscholastic Reading Club,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Cheswick Christian Academy (2.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cheswick Christian Academy (2.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Our Lady Of The Most Blessed Sacrament School (4 miles away)
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