Villa Maria Academy Lower School

1140 King Road,
Immaculata, PA, 19345-0193
Tel: (610)644-4864
Grades: PK - 8 | 358 students
Villa Maria Academy, a Roman Catholic private day school located in Immaculata, Pennsylvania, was established in 1872 by the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary.
Villa Maria Academy educates girls in grade Kindergarten through Eighth grade, and has a co-educational Early Learning Center for three and four-year olds.
Villa Maria Academy strives to prepare girls to become Christian women assuming leadership and services roles within the family, the local and global community as well as their parish and the universal Church. While integrating spirituality with academics, the school-wide goals seek to impart a love for life-long learning, the development of critical thinking skills and the nurturing of creativity, beauty, truth and reverence for each person as a unique expression of God's creation. The educational program at Villa Maria Academy encourages students to maximize their capabilities, to develop positive self-images and to use these gifts in service to others.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1872

Student Body

Total Students 358 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color 5%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade Villa Maria Academy Lower School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 23 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $9,540
Tuition Notes Check website for details regarding tuition costs for additional children and tuition costs for the Co-Ed Early Learning Center
Admissions Director Ms. Jane McCool

Sports

Total Sports Offered 9 sports
Sports Basketball, Dance, Field Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballDance,
Field HockeyLacrosse,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 16 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Dance, Engineering, Forensics, Girls on the Run, Gymnastics, Kitchen Wizards, Little Flowers Club, Mad Science Club, Student Ambassadors, Student Council, Swimming Lessons, TechKnows, Video Club, Yearbook, Yoga, Young Rembrandts Art Club Dance, Engineering, Forensics, Gymnastics, TechKnows, Video Club, Yearbook, Yoga, Girls on the Run,
Kitchen Wizards,
Little Flowers Club,
Mad Science Club,
Student Ambassadors,
Student Council,
Swimming Lessons,
Young Rembrandts Art Club,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Armbrust Christian Academy (9.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sacred Heart Of Jesus School (8.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Sacred Heart Of Jesus School (8.6 miles away)
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  • Lewistown Sacred Heart Of Jesus School
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    110 N Dorcas Street
    Lewistown , PA , 17044
    (717)248-5351
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    8.6  mi  |  76  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
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    (Mennonite)
    11941 Route 35 S
    Mifflin , PA , 17058
    (717)734-3987
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  • Armbrust Armbrust Christian Academy
    (Methodist)
    Po Box 115
    Armbrust , PA , 15616
    (724)925-3830
    (Methodist)
    9.8  mi  |  136  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
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    Po Box 44
    Sybertsville , PA , 18251
    (570)788-5965
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    (610)459-8100
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