Cardinal Maida Academy

  • The Cardinal Maida Academy provides positive, spiritual and educational guidance for our students by bringing together traditional and innovative teaching models, the use of technological resources and dedicated, faith-filled, caring faculty and staff.
  • We envision each student having a foundation of morals and values necessary to make a difference as they progress through life.
  • Cardinal Maida Academy is a Christ-centered regional Catholic elementary school.
  • Our foundation of Christian values and high academic achievement is the core to our long standing tradition of excellence.
  • We strive to educate our students through a variety of teaching styles and academic programs to meet the needs of each individual child.
  • Cardinal Maida Academy, founded in 1922, is dedicated to develop our students' Catholic faith through our religious curriculum and daily prayer.
  • It is our mission to honor our past and value its lessons to create a vibrant future.
  • Philosophy Cardinal Maida Academy honors our past, present and future students by maintaining a climate of high moral, spiritual and academic expectations.
  • A partnership must exist between our parents, pastors and school which exemplify a Christ-centered partnership for the success of our children.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6

Student Body

Total Students102 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade Cardinal Maida Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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    Grades: K-12 | 151 students
    13 miles
    1407 Pittsburgh St
    Cheswick, PA 15024
    13 K-12
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    Grades: NS-8 | 287 students
    15.4 miles
    245 Azalea Dr
    Monroeville, PA 15146
    15.4 NS-8
  • Murrysville
    Grades: PK-8 | 273 students
    13.3 miles
    3264 Evergreen Dr
    Murrysville, PA 15668
    13.3 PK-8
  • New Kensington
    Grades: PK-8 | 217 students
    9.9 miles
    110 Elmtree Road
    New Kensington, PA 15068
    9.9 PK-8
  • Oakmont
    St Irenaeus Preschool
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: NS-PK | 30 students
    15.5 miles
    637 4th St
    Oakmont, PA 15139
    15.5 NS-PK

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