St. Stephen Regional School

214 Valley Street
Port Carbon, PA 17965-0179
     Tel: (570)622-3063
Grades: PK - 8 | 121 students
St. Stephen Regional School's mission is to proclaim the full Gospel message by offering an education centered around the teachings of Christ and His Church.
We are united as a faith community and endeavor, within a safe and caring environment to cultivate in each child a spiritual response to God's love, to nurture academic, social, physical and emotional development as well as to foster a cultural appreciation necessary for the student to take his/her place in the adult world.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1886

Student Body

Total Students 121 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 1%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade St. Stephen Regional School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 10%
Average Class Size 14 students

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $2,500
Tuition Notes Rates change for students from parishes outside our regionalization and for non-catholic.
% on Financial Aid 20%
Average Financial Aid Grant $600
Admissions Director Mildred T. Scarbinsky
Admissions Associate Debby Panchari


Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Softball, VolleyballBasketballCheering,

School Notes:

St. Stephen Regional School, a member of the Diocese of Allentown School System, serves the people of Port Carbon, Pottsville, St. Clair, New Philadelphia and surrounding areas. It was established in 1886 and currently enrolls students from preschool through eighth grade. Besides Religion, Math, Reading, Language Arts, Science,and Social Studies, the students also have physical education, music, art, and computer education every week. Each year our students are assessed using the Iowa Tests of Basic Skills. These tests are then used to assess the students' needs to improve instruction the following year. We have an active Student Council that organizes activities that promote school spirit and Christian service throughout the year. St. Stephen's prides itself on our family environment. Along with the PTC organization, our development committee organizes family activities throughout the year, such as Christmas carolling. St. Stephen Regional School is proud of its heritage and its continuing mission to spread the Good News of Christ.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Nativity Bvm High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Trinity Center For Children (1.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Trinity Center For Children (1.8 miles away)
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