La Salle Academy - Primary Center

Tel: (570)489-0061
Grades: PK - 3 | 275 students
Here at St. Mary’s Visitation School, formation and education are equally important.
Students are taught to know the love of God in their own lives, respect and love one another, and to serve God in our community.
The teaching staff at St. Mary’s Visitation School is fully degreed, certified and experienced.
Our school strives for academic excellence in reading, writing, mathematics and science.
The school staff is committed to inspiring each student to reach their full potential both academically and spiritually.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 3
Year Founded 1892

Student Body

Total Students 275 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 5%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade La Salle Academy - Primary Center Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 18 students

Finances and Admission

Admissions Director Sister Carmencita

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Youth Group, Meeting Site for Boy Scouts, Cub Scouts, Girl Scouts, and Brownies Youth Group, Cub Scouts, Girl Scouts, and Brownies, Meeting Site for Boy Scouts,

School Notes:

  • St. Mary’s Visitation School offers a low teacher to student ratio. We take pride in our ability to know all of our parents and students. Our staff is committed to working with our parents in providing a quality Catholic education to all students. Working together allows our student to prosper.
  • St. Mary’s Visitation School is affordable. St. Mary’s tuition is one of the lowest of all elementary schools in the Diocese of Scranton. Financial Aid is provided to many of our students and St. Mary’s is proud to provide the most number of scholarships of all elementary school in the Diocese. Fund raising options are also available to help defray the tuition fee.
  • One of the many features of St. Mary’s Visitation School is our after school program which runs from 2:15 until 5:30 pm. This program provides a warm and safe environment for students in pre-school through grade 5 on a full-time or part-time basis.
  • Profile last updated: 09/02/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Revival Baptist Christian School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Geneva School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Geneva School (0.7 miles away)
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  • Olyphant
    Grades: PK-8 | 41 students
    0.7 miles
    133 River Street
    Olyphant, PA 18447
    (570)489-7620
    0.7PK-8
    41
  • Scranton
    Lutheran Academy - Scranton
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    Grades: 1-9 | 32 students
    1.9 miles
    238 Reese St
    Scranton, PA 18508
    (570)972-2272
    1.91-9
    32
  • Olyphant
    Grades: PK-5 | 35 students
    2.3 miles
    Rt 6 Scranton Carbondale Hwy
    Olyphant, PA 18447
    (570)489-5273
    2.3PK-5
    35
  • Scranton
    St. Clare School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-3 | 270 students
    2.6 miles
    2215 N Washington Ave
    Scranton, PA 18509
    (570)343-2790
    2.6PK-3
    270
  • Scranton
    Grades: 1-12 | 23 students
    2.7 miles
    2020 N Main Ave
    Scranton, PA 18508
    (570)963-9449
    2.71-12
    23

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