Wilkes-Barre Academy

     Tel: (570)823-7574
        
   
Grades: PK - 8 | 202 students

School Overview

Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1987

Student Body

Total Students 202 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 8%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Wilkes-Barre Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1
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 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Nicholas-st Mary's School (1.2 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 BarreHoly Redeemer High School
      (Roman Catholic)
    159 S Pennsylvania Blvd
    Wilkes BarrePA 18701
    (570)829-2424
      (Roman Catholic)
    1 mi | 635 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Wilkes BarreSt Nicholas-st Mary's School
      (Roman Catholic)
    242 S Washington St
    Wilkes BarrePA 18701
    (570)823-8089
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.2 mi | 405 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • Wilkes BarreMilford E Barnes Jr School
    Special Education School
    335 S Franklin St
    Wilkes BarrePA 18702
    (570)825-6425
    Special Education School
    1.5 mi | 49 students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • KingstonLittle People Daycare School
    Daycare / Preschool
    154 3rd Ave
    KingstonPA 18704
    (570)288-4111
    Daycare / Preschool
    1.6 mi | 97 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • Wilkes BarreUnited Hebrew Institute
      (Jewish)
    60 S River St
    Wilkes BarrePA 18702
    (570)208-3801
      (Jewish)
    1.6 mi | 54 students | Gr. PK-6                      

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