Saint Anthony of Padua Regional Cathol

913 Pierce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19148-0191
Tel: (215)468-0353
Grades: NS-8 | 309 students
The Mission of St. Anthony of Padua Regional Catholic School is to incorporate the Gospel message of Jesus into the academic and social life of our students.
Through prayer, sacraments and a spiritual environment, we develop the faith of our students and challenge them to reach their full academic potential and to live a life committed to Christian values. 

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Middle School Association
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Learning Support Staff
Year Founded 1929

Student Body

Total Students 309 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Saint Anthony of Padua Regional Cathol Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 25 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Girls, Plaid Jumper, White Blouse Boys, Navy Blue Pants, White Shirt, Tie)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $2,980
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $800
Admissions Director Sister Mary Esther, Principal


Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Dance, Flag Football, Softball, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Flag FootballSoftball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Tutoring, CARES Tutoring, CARES,

School Notes:

  • In addition to our required elementary curriculum, Saint Anthony of Padua Regional Catholic School is committed to a Technology and Fine Arts curriculum as well. We possess a state of the art Computer Lab and Smartboards in every classroom with Technology instruction for students Pre-Kindergarten thru 8th Grade. Our school also offers a Music Program, Foreign Language (Italian) Instruction, and Ballroom Dancing.
  • We also offer a CARES Program and After School Tutoring

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Sts John Neumann & Maria Garetti Cath High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Annunciation Bvm School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Epiphany Of Our Lord School (0.5 miles away)
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  • Philadelphia
    Grades: 9-12 | 833 students
    0.1 miles
    1736 S 10th St
    Philadelphia, PA 19148
  • Philadelphia
    Annunciation Bvm School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: K-9 | 234 students
    0.4 miles
    1150 Wharton St
    Philadelphia, PA 19147
  • Philadelphia
    Grades: PK-8 | 299 students
    0.5 miles
    1248 Jackson St
    Philadelphia, PA 19148
  • Philadelphia
    City Kids Christian School
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    Grades: NS-K | 75 students
    0.6 miles
    2311 S 13th Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19148
  • Philadelphia
    Grades: K-9 | 212 students
    0.6 miles
    1329 E Moyamensing Ave
    Philadelphia, PA 19147

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