Harrisburg Catholic Elementry School

  • Holy Family School, a faith community enriched by a diversity of cultures, abilities, and talents, challenges adults and children to develop to their fullest potential in a safe, supportive, learning environment where dedicated staff, in partnership with each family, strives to form the whole child through an integrated curriculum based upon academic excellence and the teachings of the Catholic Church.
  • Today Holy Family School continues as a Catholic elementary school, kindergarten through eighth grade.
  • In this role it is an integral part of the teaching ministry of the Catholic Church in Holy Family Parish in the Diocese of Harrisburg.
  • Students in Holy Family school must conduct themselves in such a fashion that their behavior will reflect favorably on the individual student and on the school, will show consideration for administrators, teachers, staff and fellow students and will create a harmonious school atmosphere.
  • To accomplish this all students must recognize their individual responsibilities and discharge them in accordance with school regulations.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8

Student Body

Total Students210 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
95%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Harrisburg Catholic Elementry School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Harrisburg
    Grades: PK-8 | 430 students
    1.6 miles
    4020 Derry St
    Harrisburg, PA 17111
    (717) 564-1760
    1.6 PK-8
    430
  • Harrisburg
    St Margaret Mary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: NS-8 | 415 students
    1.2 miles
    2826 Herr St
    Harrisburg, PA 17103
    (717) 232-3771
    1.2 NS-8
    415
  • Harrisburg
    Grades: K-12 | 297 students
    7.1 miles
    2000 Blue Mountain Pkwy
    Harrisburg, PA 17112
    (717) 545-3728
    7.1 K-12
    297
  • Harrisburg
    Grades: NS-8 | 651 students
    5.2 miles
    6190 Allentown Blvd
    Harrisburg, PA 17112
    (717) 657-1704
    5.2 NS-8
    651
  • Harrisburg
    Wordsworth Academy
    Special Education School
    Grades: 2-12 | 43 students
    2.1 miles
    1745 N Cameron St
    Harrisburg, PA 17103
    (717) 238-6980
    2.1 2-12
    43

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