St. Margaret School

233 Spring St,
Reading, PA, 19601-0196
     Tel: (610)375-1882
Grades: PK - 8 | 293 students
St. Margaret of Scotland Catholic School "Service to God and Others"

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
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Aquinas Program
Year Founded 1922

Student Body

Total Students 293 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 15%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade St. Margaret School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 25%
Average Class Size 20 students
Number of AP Courses 1 courses
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Call the school for information.
% on Financial Aid 30%
Average Financial Aid Grant $500
Acceptance Rate 98%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Sister Michele Smith, IHM
Admissions Associate Ms. Breyana Ayala

Sports

Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
SoftballTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Altar Server, Choir, Declamation, Instrumental Lessons, Kitchen Capers, Mathletes, Piano, Scouts, Spelling Bee, Student Council Altar Server, Choir, Declamation, Kitchen Capers, Mathletes, Piano, Scouts, Spelling Bee, Instrumental Lessons,
Student Council,

School Notes:

St. Margaret School is nestled in the Centre Park Historic District of Reading, PA. This "melting pot" of faiths and cultures allows for a well-rounded education. St. Margaret is the "school that keeps on schooling" for we offer eleven years of continuous education from grades Pre-K to Grade 8.

Profile last updated: 01/17/2014

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The nearest high school is Chor Day Academy (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Chor Day Academy (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Cabrini Academy Early Learning Center (1.2 miles away)
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