St. Philomena School

3216 N. Emery Avenue,
Peoria, IL, 61604-0616
Tel: (309)685-1208
Grades: PK - 8 | 469 students
St. Philomena Parish School is a Catholic Faith-Educational Community which strives to develop a Christ-centered atmosphere that will permeate the life of each child and faculty member.
The Catholic School shares with the family the educational mission of the church.
The school is a unique Christian community organized to foster the spiritual, moral, intellectual, social and emotional growth of its members in a spirit of dedication, freedom and love that is based on the gospel message.
Each person involved in St. Philomena Parish School is working to create an atmosphere of respect, cooperation, appreciation and support.
This Christian environment will nurture the growth and maturity of the students as well as strengthen the commitment of the faculty and staff.
Together with parents, the primary educators of their children, our Catholic schools pursue academic and spiritual excellence by helping students to develop their intellectual abilities, foster wholesome friendships, practice discipleship, strengthen their daily prayer life, grow in virtue, and become leaders through serving others.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1946

Student Body

Total Students 469 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 9%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade St. Philomena School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 23 students
Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes See website for tuition information.

Sports

Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Cross CountrySoccer,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. After School Study Club, Annual Spring Musical, Band Instruction, Children's Choir, Leadership Academy, Lego League Robotics Team, Scholastic Bowl Team, Scouts, Speech Team, Student Council (6-8), Yearbook Club Scouts, Speech Team, Yearbook Club, After School Study Club,
Annual Spring Musical,
Band Instruction,
Children's Choir,
Leadership Academy,
Lego League Robotics Team,
Scholastic Bowl Team,
Student Council (6-8),

School Notes:

    Profile last updated: 09/07/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Peoria Christian School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Florence KinderCare (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Pals-praise And Leadership School (0.6 miles away)
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