Wilkes-Barre Academy

20 Stevens Road,
Wilkes Barre, PA, 18702-0187
Tel: (570)823-7574
Grades: PK - 8 | 172 students

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1987

Student Body

Total Students 172 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 8%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade Wilkes-Barre Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 17 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Acceptance Rate 75%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Janice Huntzinger

Sports

Total Sports Offered 2 sports
Sports Alpine Skiing, BasketballAlpine SkiingBasketball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Basketball Team, Books and Poetry Club, Leo Club, Science Olympiad Team, Ski Club, Student Council Leo Club, Ski Club, Basketball Team,
Books and Poetry Club,
Science Olympiad Team,
Student Council,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Holy Redeemer High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Main Street KinderCare (1.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Nicholas-st Mary''s School (1.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Wilkes Barre Holy Redeemer High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    159 S Pennsylvania Avenue
    Wilkes Barre , PA , 18701
    (570)829-2424
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.1  mi  |  650  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Wilkes Barre
    Main Street KinderCare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1810 S. Main Street
    Wilkes Barre , PA , 18702
    (570)823-4424
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.1  mi  |  10  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Wilkes Barre
    St Nicholas-st Mary''s School
    (Roman Catholic)
    242 S Washington St
    Wilkes Barre , PA , 18701
    (570)823-8089
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.2  mi  |  349  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Wilkes Barre
    Milford E Barnes Jr School
    Special Education School
    335 S Franklin St
    Wilkes Barre , PA , 18702
    (570)825-6425
    Special Education School
    1.5  mi  |  49  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Wilkes Barre
    Bridgeview School
    Special Education School
    335 S Franklin St
    Wilkes Barre , PA , 18702
    (570)825-6425
    Special Education School
    1.5  mi  |  33  students  |  Gr.  6-12

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