Holy Angels Elementary School

  • Established in 1956, Holy Angels is a co-educational Roman Catholic elementary school in the Diocese of Wilmington, providing a quality education to nearly 500 students from Kindergarten through eighth grade.
  • Holy Angels School educates children through a quality and challenging curriculum based on Catholic values in the Franciscan tradition, and encourages students to grow into spiritual, moral, intelligent, and socially responsible adults.
  • The curriculum at Holy Angels School follows the guidelines set and provided by the Diocese of Wilmington.
  • These guidelines are based on state and national standards. Our school's philosophy and mission are the foundation of our instructional methods.
  • Our teachers utilize a variety of strategies to address the needs of each child.
  • We strive to create an atmosphere in which each child can feel secure and confident, thereby achieving optimal learning potential.
  • We hold the belief that opportunities for living and learning our Catholic faith are intrinsic to every aspect of school life.

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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 Students403 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade Holy Angels Elementary School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Newark
    Grades: PK-8 | 614 students
    7.2 miles
    2451 Frazer Rd
    Newark, DE 19702
    7.2 PK-8
  • Newark
    Grades: NS-8 | 79 students
    4.9 miles
    302 Darling St
    Newark, DE 19702
    4.9 NS-8
  • Newark
    Grades: NS-8 | 436 students
    3.2 miles
    1300 Paper Mill Road
    Newark, DE 19711
    3.2 NS-8
  • Wilmington
    St Ann School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: NS-8 | 248 students
    9.6 miles
    2006 Shallcross Ave
    Wilmington, DE 19806
    9.6 NS-8
  • Wilmington
    Grades: NS-8 | 530 students
    4.3 miles
    905 Milltown Rd
    Wilmington, DE 19808
    4.3 NS-8

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The average private school tuition in Newark, DE is $12,230 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).