The Nativity School Of Harrisburg

2135 N 6th St PO Box 5500
Harrisburg, PA 17110
Tel: (717)236-5602
Grades: 6 - 8 | 36 students
The Nativity School of Harrisburg provides a comprehensive preparatory middle school education and financial, social and academic support to and throughout high school for low income, at-risk inner-city boys.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades 6 - 8
Year Founded 2001

Student Body

Total Students 36 students
Student Body Type All-boys
% Students of Color 100%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade The Nativity School Of Harrisburg Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 5 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 20%
Average Class Size 12 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Aug. 6
Tuition Notes Students\\\' families must provide financial documentation verifiying income in order to receive 100-percent annual scholarship
% on Financial Aid 100%
Average Financial Aid Grant $14,500

Sports

Total Sports Offered 2 sports
Sports Basketball, SoccerBasketballSoccer,

School Notes:

  • Faith-based
  • Non-denominational
  • Breaking the cycle of poverty for at-risk inner-city boys

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Milestones Achievement Center (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Goddard School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Mona Lisa Whitworth (1.3 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Harrisburg
    Goddard School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: K | 35 students
    0.9 miles
    4397 Sturbridge Dr
    Harrisburg, PA 17110
    (717)526-0404
    0.9K
    35
  • Harrisburg
    Mona Lisa Whitworth
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-KG | 61 students
    1.3 miles
    2300 Vartan Way
    Harrisburg, PA 17110
    (717)671-4825
    1.3PK-KG
    61
  • Harrisburg
    Milestones Achievement Center
    Special Education School
    Grades: 3-12 | 29 students
    2.1 miles
    2700 Commerce Dr
    Harrisburg, PA 17110
    (717)901-9906
    2.13-12
    29
  • Harrisburg
    Grades: KG-8 | 80 students
    3 miles
    3301 N Front St
    Harrisburg, PA 17110
    (717)238-8775
    3KG-8
    80
  • Harrisburg
    Harrisburg Adventist School
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    Grades: K-9 | 27 students
    3 miles
    424 N Progress Ave
    Harrisburg, PA 17109
    (717)545-7300
    3K-9
    27

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