St. Ephrem School

5340 Hulmeville Road
Bensalem, PA 19020-0190
Tel: (215)639-9488
Grades: PK-8 | 458 students
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Saint Ephrem Elementary School is a Roman Catholic School of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia, dedicated to the religious, academic, and social education of its students. 
The school upholds a nondiscriminatory policy and admits qualified students of any race, color, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to our students.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1969

Student Body

Total Students 458 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
6%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade St. Ephrem School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
34%
Average Class Size 25 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(see handbook)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $2,750
Tuition Notes See website under registration for current costs.
Average Financial Aid Grant $500
Acceptance Rate
90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Mrs. Kochanski

Sports

Total Sports Offered 9 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCheering,
Cross CountryFootball,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 14 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Abrakadoodle Art Classes, Ballroom Dancing, Band, CYO Sports, Cheerleading, Choir, Computer Club, Forensics, Irish Dancing, Reading Olympics, Science Explorers, Student Council, Wing Chun Kung Fu, Youth Group Band, CYO Sports, Cheerleading, Choir, Computer Club, Forensics, Irish Dancing, Youth Group, Abrakadoodle Art Classes,
Ballroom Dancing,
Reading Olympics,
Science Explorers,
Student Council,
Wing Chun Kung Fu,

School Notes

  • We are proud of our tradition of excellence in the education we offer our students. We are a school with a rich history of academic achievement and recognized service to the community. Mindful that each person is the dwelling place of God, we are committed to the development of the whole person. Priests, administrators, faculty members, and staff work cooperatively with parents/guardians to develop each student spiritually, academically, emotionally, physically, and socially. The true Catholic nature of our school is founded on the Good News of Jesus Christ. As a faith community, we give witness to Gospel values which are assimilated through the hearing of the Scriptures, through prayer and worship, and through acts of loving service. In all activities, we strive to nurture the God-given abilities of each student and to create an environment in which continuous learning is highly valued.
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